On Thursday, the State Government issued an order reserving 7.5% undergraduate medical seats for students who studied in government schools.
A day later, Governor Banwarilal Purohit gave his assent to the Bill.
A official release read, “Tamil Nadu Admission to Undergraduate Courses in Medicine, Dentistry, Indian Medicine and Homeopathy on Preferential Basis to the Students of Government Schools Bill 2020.”
Earlier, on September 26, the Governor had sought legal opinion of solicitor general of India through a letted. The opinion was received on Thursday.
As soon as the opinion received, the governor has given assent to the Bill.