The National Testing Agency (NTA) released the National Eligibility Cumulation Entrance Test (NEET) UG-2022 results late on Wednesday night.
On July 17, the undergraduate medical admission exam had been held. Both ntaresults.nic.in and neet.nta.nic.in allow users to view test results.
In all, more than 18 lakh applicants registered for the NEET exam, which was held this year at 3,570 centres distributed throughout 497 Indian cities and 14 foreign locations.
Notably, the test’s tentative answer key was made public the week before, and applicants had until September 2 to object to the answer key.
Rajasthan’s Tanishka bagged the topmost rank among the 17.64 lakh candidates who appeared for the medical entrance exam.
Delhi’s Vatsa Ashish Batra and Hrishikesh Nagbhushan Gangule from Karnataka bagged 2nd and 3rd position respectively.
Notably, Tanishka shared the same score (715) with those on the second, third and fourth rank.
Among the top 50 candidates across the country who came out with flying colours, 18 are females on the list while there are 32 male candidates who made it into the list of the top 50 in India.
Others who featured in the top 10 in the country include Rucha Pawashe (715) from Karnataka, Errabelly Sidharth Rao (711) from Telangana, Rishi Vinay Balse (710) from Maharashtra, Arpit Narang (710) from Punjab, Krishna SR (710) from
Karnataka, Zeel Vipul Vyas (710) from Gujarat, and Haziq Parveez Lone (710) from Jammu and Kashmir.
As many as 4,29,160 males out of 7,63,545 who appeared in the exam and 5,63,902 females out of 10,01,015 cleared the NEET UG 2022.