NEET 2020 | Two from a authorities faculty in rural Tamil Nadu clear examination in first try

Neither S. Ramya nor P. Bistis Prisca attended any non-public teaching class.

Two women who studied on the Authorities Increased Secondary College at Velliangadu, close to Karamadai, in Coimbatore district have cleared the Nationwide Eligibility-cum-Entrance Take a look at (NEET) of their first try with none particular teaching.

S. Ramya of a Scheduled Tribe (ST) and P. Bistis Prisca of a Scheduled Caste (SC) scored 145 and 167 marks respectively. The qualifying marks for the SC/ST candidates ranged from 113 to 146.


Neither attended any non-public teaching class. “I ready solely utilizing the Class XI and Class XII textbooks,” mentioned Ms. Ramya, daughter of a each day wage labourer.

She didn’t attend the web crash course organised by the Division of College Schooling in June. “We couldn’t go to the homes of our academics owing to the COVID-19 [lockdown] to make clear our doubts,” she mentioned.

“Passing this [NEET] itself is an achievement,” mentioned Ms. Bistis, daughter of a tailor. She mentioned she used the Class XI and XII textbooks extensively for the preparation. Nevertheless, Ms. Bistis Prisca mentioned she attended the web crash course for 3 days for every topic — Biology, Physics and Chemistry. Each wish to change into cardiologists.

M. Vasanthamani, who teaches Biology on the faculty, mentioned 4 college students from the college wrote the NEET after finishing Class XII this 12 months. She mentioned college students have been made to resolve pattern query paper issued by the federal government.

That is the primary time the scholars from the college have cleared NEET. Headmaster A. Bellie mentioned the college would give monetary assist to college students if their medical seats have been confirmed.