Hon’ble Supreme Court vide its judgement dated 18.7.2013 in NEET
The Indian Medical Council (IMC) Act, 1956, empowers MCI to prescribe the minimum standard of medical education required for granting recognized medical qualifications by Universities or medical institutions of India. MCI with the prior approval of Central Government had notified the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) for admission to UG/PG Medical Courses.
The Hon’ble Supreme Court vide its judgement dated 18.7.2013 in NEET related cases quashed the implementation of NEET. The Central Government has filed a review petition before the Hon’ble Supreme Court.