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In a major relief to the thousands of JEE Main and NEET aspirants from the state, Odisha Government today announced free transportation and accommodation to all candidates who are appearing the examinations in the first week of September.
Addressing the media, Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy has said that Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has directed the officials to make all arrangements free of cost for the transport and accommodation of JEE Main and NEET aspirants of the state who are facing difficulties in arranging their own facilities. Accordingly, the government has already started taking steps in this regard.
The district administrations have been advised to facilitate the movement of candidates and their parents without any hindrance due to the lockdowns and shutdowns. They have also been ordered to make accommodation facilities for the candidates at the nearest ITIs to the Exam Centers.