Guwahati on 28th September in a press conference it came to know Drawing flak over the leak of question paper of Assam Police SI (Unarmed Branch) recruitment examination Process, State Level Police Recruitment Board (SLPRB) chairman of board Pradip Kumar today tendered his resignation. The retired. IPS officer, who was holding the position for the last few years. drew severe criticism following the question paper leak, with many hinting towards gross negligence and laxity on the part of Kumar who headed the recruitment board.
Assam Police Recruitment Board Chief Resigns due to SI Exam Paper Leak
In a statement issued this afternoon, Mr. Pradeep Kumar said that he has decided to put in papers owning moral responsibility for the entire incident. “The State Government had appointed me as the chairman of the Board so that unemployed youths could get employment on merit basis. During my tenure, I have my best to conduct all Assam police recruitment examinations in a transparent manner. But due to the conspiracy hatched by a vested interest Circle, irregularities had taken place in the SI recruitment examination, Kumar said in the statement.