NEET-PG case verdict, which was expected to be given on May 9, was delayed by a day as the case was not included in the Supreme Court of India’s final cause list.
Supplementary cause list for May 9 was also published but NEET-PG case was not included.
The final verdict will therefore be announced today as it is the last day before court holidays. The vacation of Supreme Court will start on May 13 and the court will re-open on July 1.
MCI and most of the senior counsels have been requesting the bench for final verdict on NEET-PG case before May 13, 2013.
NEET-PG results will be released only after final verdict. Counseling at medical colleges will end on May 31. There was some speculation that this deadline could be extended depending on when NEET-PG results would be declared.
The Supreme Court last heard the NEET PG case on April 30. About 90,000 students have been affected by the delay of results.
The delay has affected students do not know whether they are to give up their jobs and get a seat in medical school.
Students had taken to expressing their frustration over the delay in results from February 2013. Fed up of the delay, some have now taken to protesting in towns and cities across the country.