National Testing Agency (NTA), conducting NEET examination nationwide today. A total of 15.97 lakh candidates have registered for the exam. Making hand sanitisers available at the entrance of the examination centre and inside the exam hall at all times, replacing the process of checking the admit cards of candidates with barcode readers, increasing the number of examination centres, alternate seating plans, fewer candidates per room and staggered entry and exit are among the steps the NTA has taken as covid pandemic is all over. In tripura there are 1200 NEET candidates. Government arranged statewide 6 centers for NEET. The exam was originally scheduled for May 3, but was pushed to July 26, and then to September 13.