REET Exam Date Changed, Application Form to be re-opened: Teacher Recruitment Exam Postponed in Rajasthan, Exam to be held on this day instead of April 25, 2021. Check the Latest news from APSSB.in.
Rajasthan REET Exam has been officially postponed now. The exam date of the Rajasthan Teacher Eligibility Test (REET) has been changed. The Education Department of Rajasthan tweeted and informed about the same. According to a press release issued by the Rajasthan government, the REET exam on April 25 will now be held on June 20, 2021.
The test has been postponed due to the benefit of reservation to economically backward characters, the press release said. “Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has been adjourned for implementation of the announcement made in the budget session due to giving opportunities to economically weaker section (EWS) candidates,” the press release said.
रीट परीक्षा की नई तिथि 20 जून 2021 pic.twitter.com/1ytGlNjsTN
— Dept of Education, Rajasthan (@rajeduofficial) March 27, 2021
On the other hand, Dr. D.P. Jaroli, Chairman, Rajasthan Board of Secondary Education and Chief Coordinator, REET said that the EWS candidates will soon be given an opportunity to apply for the exam. The registration dates will also be announced soon.
Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot had announced exam dates for the recruitment of 31,000 teaching posts in the state on the occasion of completion of two years of Rajasthan Government, which was April 25, 2021. The REET admit card will be available for the eligible applicants about two weeks before the new reet exam date.
According to media reports, the committee set up to postpone the exam due to Mahavir Jayanti has submitted its report. It was formed by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on March 24. Rajasthan Agriculture and Animal Husbandry Minister Lal Chand Kataria had also written to CM asking him not to conduct examinations on Mahavir Jayanti.