Bengaluru: COMEDK UGET for the admission to the engineering courses postponed for an indefinite period of time. Earlier it was scheduled on August 1.
According to S Kumar, executive secretary of the COMEDK, initially organization scheduled to conduct its UGET 2020 on Sunday the 10th of May 2020. But owing to various difficulties arising out of breakout of COVID-19, the same had to be postponed on many occasions and it was decided that the same would be held on August 1.
"But after announcing the date, we have learned from the media and also through our agency that the proposed test cannot be conducted in a few states wherein Government have announced lockdown of the entire state and some states have announced lockdown of a few of its districts. This being the situation and also that the Covid-19 cases are on the increase in Karnataka also, we are receiving representations from many applicants that they will not be able to attend the scheduled test on August 1 due to the lockdown in their state or district. This matter was discussed in detail and it has been decided that the health of the applicants is of the utmost importance and the same cannot be taken lightly," he stated.
"Revised date will be announced in due course. The candidates are required to refer to the COMEDK website www.comedk.org regularly for all updates," he requested.
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