Telangana Police’s Particular Investigation Staff (SIT) probing the query paper leak in TSPSC has issued a discover to state Congress chief A. Revanth Reddy, asking him to share no matter info he has in regards to the case.
The SIT, which has stepped up the probe with the questioning of 9 accused, can be issuing notices to these making allegations regarding the case.
Revanth Reddy, nevertheless, stated he has not but acquired the SIT discover. He stated he was not afraid of SIT discover and would share no matter proof he has if a judicial probe is ordered within the case.
The event got here a day after Revanth Reddy made a severe allegation that state minister Okay.T. Rama Rao’s private assistant was additionally concerned within the paper leak.
The Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee (TPCC) president had stated on Sunday that KTR’s private assistant (PA) Tirupati and one of many key accused within the case, Rajasekhara Reddy, have been mates.
He additionally claimed that Tirupati helped Rajasekhar Reddy get a job within the Telangana State Technological Companies (TSTS) on outsourcing foundation and later ensured he lands a job in Telangana State Public Service Fee �(TSPSC) in a key position.
Rajasekhar Reddy is likely one of the two workers of TSPSC who’ve been arrested by the police for query paper leak. Rajasekhar Reddy, a community knowledgeable, allegedly copied query papers of a number of exams from confidential methods within the Fee and gave the identical to Praveen Kumar, who then shared it with some aspirants for cash.
Throughout a protest in Kamareddy district on Sunday, the Congress chief had additionally claimed that Tirupati and Rajasekhar are mates hailing from neighbouring villages in Malyala mandal of Jagtiyal district and that 100 individuals belonging to Malyal mandal secured greater than 100 marks in Group-1 Prelims. He had demanded that TSPSC ought to reveal names of 100 individuals who scored greater than 100 marks.
The TPCC chief had additionally alleged irregularities in 2016 Group-1 outcomes. He stated that Madhur, the topper of that examination, got here straight from the US to jot down the examination and secured the primary rank. Rajinikanth Reddy, a TSPSC worker, secured fourth rank in that examination.
Revanth Reddy demanded a probe by a sitting decide of the Excessive Courtroom saying an intensive probe was wanted to search out out from which 12 months the query paper leak was occurring.
The TSPSC had performed the examination on March 5 for 833 vacancies of Assistant Engineer, Municipal Assistant Engineer, Technical Officer, and Junior Technical Officer in numerous engineering departments. A complete of 55,000 candidates had written the examination.
Nonetheless, the Fee suspected leakage of the query paper and lodged a criticism with the police.
On March 13, police arrested 9 individuals, together with two workers of the TSPSC.
Following the arrest of the accused, the Fee cancelled the examination and likewise postponed different exams scheduled to be held later this month.
Amid doubts that the accused might have leaked query papers of another exams, the Fee on Friday determined to cancel three different exams, together with Group I Prelims.
Practically 2.86 lakh aspirants of Group I posts had appeared in Group-I examination performed on October 16, 2022.