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North East

Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma seeks exemption of CUET for state students

Shillong, March 11: Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma has written to Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan seeking exemption of the Common University Entrance Test (CUET) for students of the northeastern state seeking admission into various varsities for the current academic session. In the letter, Sangma said that the recent assembly election has resulted in the delay of the state board examination giving students "unprecedented challenges" to attempt the CUET exams. He also said that the state government has taken steps to set up a state university for which the administration...