12 More Complaints of Paper Leak Reached Vigilance


After the disclosure of the JOA IT paper leak case, complaints of other examinations conducted by the Staff Selection Commission are also reaching Vigilance. Till now Vigilance has received 12 complaints of paper leak.

In these complaints received by Vigilance, there has been a possibility of paper leak of the recruitment examination of various departments held in the last three years.

Vigilance has intensified the investigation of the Commission’s examinations after complaints. On Tuesday, the team of officers including ADGP Vigilance Satwant Atwal Trivedi, DIG G Shiva Kumar, SP Balbir Thakur, SP Rahul Nath, SP Anjum Ara of all the three ranges of Vigilance have reached the commission.

The Vigilance team scrutinized the records of the candidates in the commission’s office. Apart from this, the team is also questioning other employees of the commission regarding the paper leak case.

Vigilance camped in the Staff Selection Commission’s office throughout the day on Tuesday and has captured the complete data of the candidates appearing in the examination. Now this data is being scrutinized.

Vigilance is ascertaining which exam papers conducted by the Commission have been leaked. It may be noted that the woman employee arrested in the paper leak case was posted in the secrecy branch of the Staff Selection Commission for the last three years.

In such a situation, now the Vigilance will also investigate that which papers of the examinations conducted earlier have been leaked by the accused female employee. Vigilance has also constituted an SIT to investigate this.

There can be many important revelations in the Vigilance investigation. On the other hand, ADGP Vigilance Satwant Atwal says that 12 more complaints of paper leak have come to Vigilance, in which there is a possibility of paper leak of the previous examinations conducted by the commission. He informed that the Vigilance Commission is also probing the previous examinations conducted by it.

12 more complaints paper leak reached vigilance

Commission’s Officers’ Protocol will be Investigated

Vigilance will now examine the protocols of Staff Selection Commission officials to find out how the key reached the accused woman of the Staff Selection Commission, as the accused woman is repeatedly changing her statement during interrogation.

The accused woman is sometimes saying that the key used to be lying in the office, sometimes she is telling something else.

Vigilance will now find out from the protocol of the officers that with whom the key of the almirah was kept and how it reached the accused.