Through a recent public notice, the National Board of Examinations, the examination body in-charge for conducting NEET-PG 2018 and NEET- MDS 2018 has announced the Requirement of Aadhaar number for NEET-PG and NEET-MDS 2018.
The notice clearly states
1) National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test-PG (NEET-PG) 2018 & National Eligibility-cum-Entrance TestMDS
(NEET-MDS) 2018 shall be conducted by National Board of Examination.2) As a measure to enhance
2) As a measure to enhance security of examinations, NBE has decided to collect Aadhaar Number from all applicant candidates in NEET-PG 2018 & NEET-MDS 2018 and hereby notifies the following:
a) Candidates, who are in possession of Aadhaar, shall provide Aadhaar number during online registration for NEET-PG 2018 & NEET-MDS 2018 for the purpose of his/her identity and authentication thereof.
b) Candidates, who have not yet enrolled for Aadhaar, are hereby required to apply for Aadhaar enrolment in case he/she is entitled to obtain Aadhaar as per Aadhaar Act. Such applicant may visit any Aadhaar enrolment centre (list available at www.uidai.gov.in) to get enrolled for Aadhaar.
c) Candidates who have enrolled for Aadhaar but have not received Aadhaar should enter his /her 14 digits Aadhaar Enrolment ID (including slash) printed on the Aadhaar enrolment slip at the time of online registration for NEET-PG 2018 & NEET-MDS 2018.
3) The above provisions shall be applicable for all candidates except for candidates who are domicile of J&K, Assam & Meghalaya. However, candidates with domicile from the states of J&K, Assam & Meghalaya are required to provide their Aadhaar if they had been issued Aadhaar card.
4) The candidates who are domicile of the states of J&K, Assam & Meghalaya (if not having Aadhaar Card) need to enter the Passport Number/PAN Number/Driving Licence/Voter ID.
Attached is the notification below