Amid chaos over National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) students of other states taking admission in the medical colleges of Chhattisgarh, the Directorate of Medical Education (DME) on Saturday sought affidavits related to domicile from all students.
The decision was taken during a meeting with delegations of the Indian Medical Association (IMA) and parents of NEET qualified students of the state here.
On Friday, a delegation of NEET qualified students of the state led by IMA met Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel seeking action against admission of NEET qualified students of other states having fake domicile.
The Chief Minister assured necessary action and said none of the local students will be harmed during admission in medical colleges of the state.
On Saturday, a meeting was held at DME in which it was made mandatory for all NEET qualified students seeking admission in the medical colleges to submit an affidavit to prove their domicile.
It was warned that action will be taken if the submitted documents are found to be fake. The order was also issued to all the medical colleges.