The Crime Branch-CID of the Tamil Nadu police has written to the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), seeking its assistance to track down those suspected of having acted as proxies in the sensational NEET scam. CB-CID has made public the photographs of the suspected impersonators who took up NEET examinations for candidates from the state of Tamil Nadu. A… Continue reading "NEET scam in TN: Photos of 10 suspects released, police intensify probe"
The Madras high court on Monday observed that it has almost become impossible to get a medical seat without going to private NEET coaching centres. It asked the Narendra Modi government at the Centre why the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test cannot be cancelled in light of the impersonation scandal that disrupted it a few months back. “Why can’t the Centre cancel… Continue reading "Madras HC asks Centre why NEET can’t be scrapped"
Madras High Court’s Madurai Bench today granted conditional bail to K V Udit Surya, a medico who is accused of NEET impersonation. He was the first student to be arrested for using a proxy to write the NEET for him. He was booked along with his father Venkatesan, a doctor at Government Stanley Hospital. While Surya was granted bail today,… Continue reading "NEET scam: HC grants bail to Udit Surya"
One more student who was being searched by the police in connection with NEET fraud has been arrested. Identified as Irfan, he was arrested near Salem. It looks like medical education aspirants across several states in the country have been likely indulging in identity fraud to ace the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) with the aid of middlemen. A Keralite agent… Continue reading "NEET: One more student held, probe intensifies"
The CBCID has intensified inquiry into the NEET impersonation issue and its officials questioned the dean of Theni Medical College. Meanwhile, the Directorate of Medical Education has said it has checked details of students in all 24 government medical college students and they were found to be right. CB-CID personnel apprehended KV Udit Surya, wanted in connection with a case… Continue reading "NEET impersonation: CBCID intensifies inquiry, Govt issues clarification"