Monday, April 22, 2024
Advertisement
  1. You Are At:
  2. News
  3. India
  4. Himachal Police paper leak case: CBI conducts massive raids at 50 locations across country | Details

Himachal Police paper leak case: CBI conducts massive raids at 50 locations across country | Details

Himachal Police paper leak case: The issue created a huge outrage in the Himalayan state prompting to hand over the case to CBI. The examination in which question papers were leaked was held on March 27, 2022.

Reported By : Abhay Parashar Edited By : Raju Kumar
New Delhi
Updated on: January 31, 2023 19:56 IST
CBI carries out raids in 8 states/UT.
Image Source : PTI/REPRESENTATIVE PIC CBI carries out raids in 8 states/UT.

Himachal Police paper leak case: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday conducted massive searches at around 50 locations across 7 States/UT including Himachal Pradesh, Bihar, Uttarakhand, Delhi, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana in an ongoing investigation of two cases related to leakage of question papers of the post of constables in Himachal Pradesh Police.

During searches, incriminating documents have been recovered, a statement released by CBI official read.

Earlier, CBI registered 2 cases on December 30, 2022 on the request of the Himachal Pradesh government and further notification by the Centre and had taken over the investigation from the local police.

Two cases were registered with FIR no. 41, 5 at Police Station, Gaggal and Police Station CID, Bharari (Shimla) on the allegations of question paper leak of the examination held on March 27, 2022.

During the investigation and scrutiny of documents, the alleged role of various middlemen based in Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Delhi, Haryana, etc was revealed. 

It was alleged that they were operating the nexus for leakage of examination papers in an organised manner, CBI press release said.

CBI raids carried out in these cities- Kangra, Una, Mandi, Hamirpur, Kullu, Shimla, Sirmour; Nalanda, Samastipur,

Munger, Lakhisarai, Patna, Navada, Haridwar, Dehradun, Delhi, Pathankot, Jaunpur, Varanasi, Ghazipur, Lucknow,
Ambedkarnagar and Rewari.

Also Read: Gujarat: Junior clerk exam cancelled after question paper leak; over 10 people detained

Advertisement

Read all the Breaking News Live on indiatvnews.com and Get Latest English News & Updates from India

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement