Delhi Police constable arrested for SSC paper leak

New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Three people, including a Delhi Police constable and a government school teacher, were arrested for their alleged role in leaking a Staff Selection Commission (SSC) examination paper here Sunday, police said.

The accused had planned to provide the answers to their candidates through bluetooth by using high-end mobile phones. They were arrested from west Delhi's Shahbad Dairy area.

The examination paper was for the post of a lower division clerk conducted by the SSC throughout the country.

The arrested are Narendra Dahia, 40, a government school teacher; Harish, the constable, and Manoj.

"Dahia has been working with a school for 18 years as a physical education teacher. He reportedly provided the scanned copy of the paper to his associates," added the officer.

The exam was conducted at a government higher secondary school in west Delhi's Rohini's Sector-1 between 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. Oct 28.