Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday carried out searches at 33 locations including Jammu and kashmir in response to a alleged fraud in recent selection of police sub-inspectors recruitment process. An official told the kashmir news service (KNS), that the CBI is conducting searches at 33 places including in Jammu, Srinagar, districts of Haryana, Gandhinagar, Ghaziabad, Bengaluru, Delhi in connection with SI recruitment scam of J&K.
Raids at premises of Khalid Jahangir, former chairman & Ashok Kumar, control of examinations of J&K SSB are going on. Earlier, jammu and Kashmir administration had cancelled the police sub-inspector recruitment following allegations of irregularities and recommended a CBI probe into the selection process.
Over 97,000 candidates had appeared in the exam for the posts. However, soon after the declaration of the result online, unsuccessful candidates took to the street alleging fraud in the recruitment process(KNS).