As many as 69,753 candidates appeared for paper-1 Chemistry-Physics of the medical / agricultural entrance examinations held on Wednesday.

A pressnote issued by the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations here said the examination was held in 192 centres in the State and at one each at New Delhi and Dubai. A total of 76,373 students had applied for the examination.

Paper-2 Biology of the medical entrance test will be held at these centres on April 22, the press note added.