ssc cgl 2017 case update
The other members of the committee are: co-founder of tech giant Infosys Nandan Nilekani, renowned computer scientist Vijay Bhatkar, renowned mathematician R L Karandikar, Sanjay Bhardwaj and a representative each from the Centre as well as the CBI.
Additional Solicitor General A N S Nadkarni, appearing for the Centre, told the bench that government had “appointed CBI to hold inquiry in the matter” and the exam was also conducted afresh for the paper which was allegedly leaked.
It said that although the CBI which was required to file the charge sheets against all the accused within 60 days from the date of arrests but only part charge sheet based on prima facie evidence was filed against two accused.
The fresh plea filed recently by one Shantanu Kumar also sought directions to the committee, headed by retired apex court judge Justice S Singhvi, to look into the case diary, charge sheets filed by CBI and the bail orders passed by a trial court in the SSC question paper leak case.
The SSC Combined Graduate Level exam has a four-tier system, in which tier I and tier II are computer-based, while in tier III and IV, job applicants take up a descriptive paper and a computer proficiency test or skill test.
The examination papers of the SSC CGL 2017 were allegedly leaked, leading to huge protests from job seekers for several days.
On April 16, the apex court had directed the CBI to file a fresh status report on the investigation into the 2017 SSC exam paper leak.
In a relief to lakhs of students who appeared in the SSC combined graduate level and higher secondary level examinations in 2017, the Supreme Court Thursday paved the way for declaration of results by vacating its stay on it.
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