Telangana: On Saturday the Telangana Crime Investigation Department prisoned a 52-year-old man in association with the release of the question papers of the state Engineering, Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test. The sources reported that, on Friday night the administration cancelled the test subsequent to a CID report confirmed about the leak. Shaik Raheem alias Ramesh was under arrest from the outskirts of Hyderabad. Bureaucrat detained Rs 37.5 lakh from him, and a bank account in which he deposited Rs 15 lakh was frozen. Raheem accountably took Rs 15 lakh to Rs 20 lakh from each of the 14 students, who bought three sets of EAMCET-II-2016 (medical) question papers and answers from him at a resort in Pune. Of the total Rs 1.73 crore he composed, Raheem dispersed Rs 1.2 crore amongst other dealer and broker.
The 52-year-old is the fifth person to be under arrest in association with this case. According to sources CID officers, though has also further conveyed that, the mastermind was Bengaluru-based RG Rajagopala Reddy, who occur to be a replicate offender. A superior official conveyed that, 69 students had advantage from the question paper leak, as per their examination. First held on May 15, the state administration conducted the second test on July 9, following the argument over the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test. The Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad, announced the results of EAMCET-II on July 14, but it lodged a grievance with Director General of Police Anurag Sharma subsequent to parents and students raised doubts. Sharma handed over the investigation to the CID on July 20. In Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, EAMCET is the assessment held for admissions to bachelor of medicine and surgery and bachelor of dental surgery courses. More than 2.5 lakh students emerged for the exam.