Showing posts with label CBSE Paper Leak. Show all posts
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CBSE paper leak sparks political storm, Delhi Police quiz 34 suspects

Investigations on Thursday pointed to the national Capital emerging at the centre of an exam paper leak that forced the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to order two retests for 2.2 million Class X and Class XII nationwide and in select overseas locations, sparking outrage among students and parents and turning into a political slugfest between the Congress and the government.

Delhi Police said it had questioned at least 34 people, including an economics teacher at a private school in central Delhi and a coaching centre owner, one day after the CBSE said all 1.7 million students of Class X who took the mathematics exam on March 28 and 500,000 who sat for the economics exam on March 26, will have to take them again, admitting that the question papers had leaked in advance.

CBSE has released official announcement to re conduct exam

DELHI: Students across the country are terribly upset with the news that the CBSE has ordered the re-examination of the Class XII economics and Class X maths papers after both papers were leaked ahead of the exams.

Across cities -- from Bengaluru, Goa, Guwahati, Chennai and Kolkata to Bhopal and Patna, among others, students are furious they will have to take the exams once again even though the leak was limited to the Delhi region.

On Thursday, parents and students in several cities protested against the CBSE’s decision. Online petition have already started doing the rounds on social media vociferously slamming the board’s decision.

Latest Update : DNA newspaper has reported that Delhi Police detain alleged kingpin Vicky, HRD minister calls it a black mark on board's record.

Delhi Police has detained a man named Vicky who runs a coaching centre in Rajinder Nagar in relation to CBSE paper leaks which forced board to order re-tests of class X maths and Class XII Economics papers. Media reports stated that Vicky is the kingpin of the operation. As of now, he's the main suspect. The police are also carrying out raids in Rohini, Dwarka.