NEW DELHI: A Delhi Police head constable was arrested, along with his son, for making someone else appear on behalf of his son in the Delhi Police constable recruitment exam held in November last year.
The arrests were made on Sunday, following a complaint by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC).
According to police, a complaint was received from SSC about a man appearing in place of a candidate for the constable recruitment exam. “The exam was being conducted in Muzaffarpur, Bihar, on November 27, 2020. The candidate who was to appear was Kashish (21), son of head constable Vineet who is deployed with the New Delhi railway station,” said a senior police officer. Kashish is pursuing BCom from open university.
A case was registered with the Crime Branch and investigation was taken up. Investigations revealed that Vineet had arranged for a candidate from Hyderabad to appear in place of his son.