High court passes judgment of the dispute over a CET examination question paper

MHCET 2015: Question paper dispute solved



On Friday, June 12, the Bombay high court resolved the confusion over a disputed question in the examination question paper. As per the schedule a division bench of the Justice Anoop Mohta and Justice VL Achliya asked to make efforts to post the merit list online to the Directorate of Medical Examination and Research (DMER).

On Saturday, the merit list is expected to be announced. The merit list will be available for download by June 15, 2015. This feature came after the DMER and the efficient authority accepted the recommendations that were given by the high powered committee which was set up by the high court. The high powered committee was set up under Dr. T Lahane, Dean of Grant medical College.

The purpose of constituting this panel was to find the right answer to the multiple questions which were in the  MHCET 2015, the paper asked what are “plasma cells derived from.” The right answer according to the committee was B-lymphocyte cells. Amusingly, the answer was not among the four options which were provided in the question paper. The committee came to a final conclusion and said that options ‘b’ and ‘c’ were relatively close to the right answer and one mark would be awarded to the students who had chosen either of the two





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