• search
For Quick Alerts
ALLOW NOTIFICATIONS  
For Daily Alerts

After paper leak, UP govt cancels police recruitment exam

By Ians
|

After receiving complaints on leakage of question paper, the Uttar Pradesh government cancelled the online exam of the police and PAC for recruitment of sub-inspectors.

Exams for 2,709 posts of sub-inspectors are underway and question papers of the exams held in the past two days appeared online, leading to complaints with the Chief Minister's office that when these were not available to the candidates, how come they have gone viral on the web.

After paper leak UP govt cancels Police recruitment exam

Taking cognisance of the matter, the Chief Minister's Office asked the state police chief's office and the Home Department to look into the matter. Principal Secretary, Home, Arvind Kumar later confirmed the cancellation of the exam to be held on Tuesday.

Candidates appearing in the exams have since been informed, an official said further. They would be informed of fresh dates later, a statement said. The technical services for the exams are being provided by the TCS. More than 1.20 lakh candidates are appearing for these exams.

A probe has been ordered on the leakage and police is trying to find out who leaked the paper.

IANS

For Daily Alerts
Get Instant News Updates
Enable
x
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
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