Notably, Monday was the last day for submitting the forms.
“Don’t worry. The last date for submission has been extended up to October 16,” Javadekar tweeted.
HRD minister Prakash Javadekar intervened after receiving complaints from some applicants through social media that because of the problems on the JNV website, they could not fill up the forms, officials said.
“On the request of aspiring candidates for NVS recruitment 2016 the HRD Minister directed Navodaya Vidayalaya Samiti to extend the online portal for registration of applications up to October 16, 2016. Accordingly it has been extended up to 16th October. Edit Window on the portal will also be made available from October 17 to October 20 for registered candidates for further making corrections,” a senior official said.