Only 14 girls in top 500 of JEE (Adv), 46 in top 1,000

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At least 8% more seats (800 in all) will be added to IITs this year to accommodate more girls. According to the IITs, female candidates are eligible for a seat from the female-only pool as well as the gender-neutral pool of a program. A female candidate will compete for a seat in the gender-neutral pool only if she fails to get a seat from the female-only pool.

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