Over 62,000 candidates are set to appear within the written examination for the recruitment of Assam police sub-inspectors for the second time on Sunday, two months after a rip-off that noticed the leaking of its query paper.
An Assam Police spokesperson mentioned that greater than 62,000 candidates have downloaded the admit playing cards for the written examination for 597 posts of unarmed sub-inspectors on Sunday throughout 150 centres in all of the districts.
The investigation by a number of businesses of Assam Police into the query paper leak scandal has led to the arrest of 58 individuals so removed from completely different elements of the state and out of doors and has seen seizure of practically Rs six crore from the accused.
On September 20, the query paper for the written examination received leaked and the State Level Police Recruitment Board (SLPRB) cancelled the check minutes after it had commenced throughout the state.
Around 66,000 candidates had then downloaded their admit playing cards to appear within the written check that was being held in 154 centres throughout the state.
The spokesperson mentioned the Assam Police CID had performed a search on Friday night time in Kamrup district and arrested an accused who was absconding.
“In total 58 people have been arrested by CID and the police of different districts for their alleged role in the case,” he added.
The CID has arrested 25 individuals, adopted by 14 by Nalbari district police, 11 by the crime department of Guwahati Police and eight by Lakhimpur district police. There has been no arrest as but within the case registered at Diphu in Karbi Anglong district. Police have thus far registered 5 circumstances in reference to the rip-off within the state.
The arrested included a number of excessive profile officers and BJP leaders, which dented the picture of Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal who gave the decision for ‘corruption free Assam’ after he assumed energy in 2016.
BJP Kisan Morcha National Executive Member Diban Deka, who was later expelled from the social gathering, was arrested together with one other social gathering member in reference to the job rip-off.
Superintendent of police Kumar Sanjit Krishna, who’s the brother of the then chief secretary, and retired DIG Prasanta Kumar Dutta have been additionally arrested.
The opposition events and varied social organisations had accused the ruling BJP of working a job syndicate in varied authorities departments and demanded an inquiry by a sitting choose of Gauhati High Court into all recruitments made over the last four-and-a-half years.
On September 12 the then SLPRB chairman Pradeep Kumar had issued a discover cautioning the candidates in opposition to touts after an audio clip went viral that promised a job within the put up of the sub-inspector in opposition to cost of Rs 4 lakh money.
Owning ethical duty for the rip-off, Kumar had later resigned from the put up and the state authorities reconstituted the SLPRB with the state director basic of police as its chairman.