• search

HC quashes Chhattisgarh PSC decision to cancel exam

Written by: Staff

Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh, Apr 5 (UNI) The Chhattisgarh High Court today quashed a State Public Service Commission decision to reconduct the Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2005.

A division bench comprising Chief Justice Subray Rama Nayak and Justice Dilip Deshmukh said there was scant need for conducting the test afresh and instead ordered revaluation.

The ruling came on a petition by Mr Vivek Shukla and Mr Tulsidas Markam. The commission apprised the court that it cancelled the exam due to technical flaws.

The test was conducted last November, 65,000 candidates appeared and 2,700 were declared successful in January.

Subsequently, the Commission cancelled the results following complaints from candidates that there were irregularities in the exam. The Commission said it will conved the examination the exam on June 4.


For Daily Alerts

For Breaking News from Oneindia
Get instant news updates throughout the day.

Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more