In light of Bharat Bandh, major changes are made in exam dates for the exams to be held on 8/1/2020. ICAR NET 2020 exam to be held today has been postponed to 11th January 2020, notification for the same is available on the official website.
JEE Main 2020 and UPTET exams are two other exams getting affected by Bharat Bandh, no updates have come up from the authorities of both the exams regarding the exam postponement. UPTET 2019 was postponed previously because of on-going CAA protests in the state.
Bharat Bandh is conducted by CITU and other nine trade Unions (INTUC, AITUC, HMS, AIUTUC, TUCC, SEWA, AICCTU, LPF, and UTUC) against anti-labor policies of the government and some other issues.
ICAR NET 2020 Exam Postponement
As mentioned above, ICAR (Indian Council of Educational Research) NET 2020 exam for today is postponed. The exam on 8th January 2020 is postponed to 11th January 2020. Candidates can check the official notification at ICAR official website or follow the link provided below to view the notification.
JEE Main 2020 and UPTET 2019 Exam
UPTET and JEE Main are the other important exams taking place today, as of now no official notification has been released regarding exam postponement but NTA is expected to release some update regarding JEE Main exam postponement.
Similarly, for Uttar Pradesh Teachers’ Eligibility Test (UPTET), no exam postponement updates have come up from authorities.
Other Important Changes
Bharat Bandh will impact the states of Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, and West Bengal, but no district administration has announced any holidays for schools. The DMs’ have been asked to monitor the situation closely.