The corona outbreak, the subsequent lockdown and panic among students, parents over infecting corona if they go outside....all these factors could not impact the craze for Eamcet in Telangana for admissions into engineering and pharmacy courses for ensuing 2020-21 academic year.
Eamcet officials were surprised to receive more applications this year than last year.
According to the data available with Eamcet officials, 3,000 more applications were received this year than last year.
Over 2.23 applications were received so far against 2.20 lakh applications received last year.
Students can pay apply till Eamcet exam with a penalty. With this, officials expect the applications to increase further in the coming days.
Eamcet will be conducted from July 6 to 9 in online mode.