New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) The results of the All India Pre Medical Test (AIPMT), the gateway exam for to top-notch state-run medical colleges, were declared on Monday by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).
The re-test was on July 25. The results are now available on the board’s official website – cbseresults.nic.in. The examination is used to fill up over 3,800 coveted medical seats – around 15 percent of the total.
The Supreme Court earlier cancelled the May 3 examination following the leak of the question paper and circulation of the answer keys through electronic devices across 10 states.
The court also asked the board to declare the results by August 17. The CBSE had announced stringent measures to deter the use of unfair means in the retest after the apex court’s directive.
According to CBSE officials, a total of 6,32,625 candidates were registered for this examination, out of which only 4,22,859 candidates downloaded the admit card.
The examination was conducted at 1,065 centres in 50 cities.