Guwahati: On Friday, Assam Police Chief GP Singh stated two academics had been recognized because the masterminds of the SEBA HSLC Class 10 subject paper leak. One of them was arrested, whereas the opposite, who was on the run, surrendered to the police throughout the day, stated the DGP. “We were able to establish the chain of events leading to the questionnaires being leaked and circulating. We have enough physical evidence with us in the case,” Singh informed a information convention.
Singh stated the principal and heart supervisor of Luhit Khabalu High School in Majuli, Pranab Dutta, is without doubt one of the primary defendants and was arrested within the island district on Thursday. (*10*) the DGP stated.
The different mastermind, Kumud Rajkhowa, a instructor at Daflakata High School in Lakhimpur, turned himself in within the afternoon, police spokesman Prasanta Kumar Bhuyan stated.
Singh additionally stated that is still of burnt papers had been recovered from Dutta’s home and had been being despatched for forensic examination.
A complete of 27 arrests have been made to this point and 4 others detained, together with Dutta, he stated. He added that the CID collects extra technical proof, reminiscent of particulars of social media interactions and financial transactions via e-wallets.
A number of days after the overall science query paper of the category 10 state board examination was leaked, the Assamese paper was additionally leaked, Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma had stated on Thursday night. The doc on common scientific points was leaked on Sunday night.