Guwahati, Sept 22: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal directed the chairman of State Level Police Recruitment Board (SLPRB) Pradeep Kumar to conduct the examination for the posts of sub-inspector in the Assam police, which was cancelled minutes after it had commenced after the detection of leak of question paper, within a month.
The Chief Minister directed this while taking stock of the developments following the cancellation of the examination which was scheduled on 20th September, 2020 in a review meeting held at his official residence at Kharghuli here just after returning from New Delhi on Monday evening.
The Chief Minister directed the chairman to conduct the examination in the most transparent manner and declare results at the earliest. He also instructed him to ensure that no such anomalies take place while conducting the examination fresh.
Chief Minister Sonowal also directed the DGP to identify the nexus which conspired to spoil the recruitment process and give strict punishment to the culprits as soon as possible.
DGP Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta informed the Chief Minister about the steps taken by the Assam Police to apprehend the culprits.