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SC seeks measures to redress complaints of CLAT aspirants

ANI | Updated: May 24, 2018 18:08 IST

New Delhi [India], May 24 (ANI): The Supreme Court (SC) on Thursday asked the National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS) to bring certain measures or solutions to redress the complaints of law candidates who appeared for Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) this year.
The apex court's vacation bench, headed by Justice A.M. Khanwilkar and Justice Naveen Sinha, was hearing six pleas filed by six candidates who had appeared for the CLAT seeking direction to quash the examination on May 13 and to hold it afresh.
While hearing the petition filed by six CLAT candidates, the apex court asked the High Courts not to proceed with similar cases pending before them.
The aspirants had reportedly urged for a stay on the publication of a final result-cum-merit list till the disposal of their petitions.
On Wednesday, the petitioners had moved the top court saying that the CLAT aspirants reportedly faced various technical problems during the online examination, coupled with lack of proper guidance from staff members and sub-standard infrastructure at the examination centres.
They claimed that the candidates who came from different states to attend the online at almost 200 online examination centres were not being provided proper electronic and online infrastructure during the exam. (ANI)

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