Now the students in Jammu and Kashmir, Meghalaya and Assam, can use other identity proofs like passport, voter card and ration card for the enrollment purpose according to the PTI report.
UIDAI informed the Supreme Court that it had not authorised CBSE to take Aadhaar number of students to enrol for appearing in NEET 2018 exam.
Earlier, in the official notification published by CBSE for NEET registration Aadhaar was a mandatory requirement for exam registration, except for students belonging to Jammu and Kashmir, Assam and Meghalaya.
The examination is held for admission to MBBS/BDS courses in India in medical/dental colleges run with the approval of Medical Council of India/Dental Council of India under the ministry of health and family welfare, except for the institutions established through an Act of Parliament ie AIIMS and JIPMER Puducherry.
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