Maharashtra SSC Board Exam 2018: 8 students sent to juvenile home for cheating and paper leak, 2 teachers held
MUMBAI: In the last days it was revealed that the paper of history and political science were leaked and students got their papers before one hour of the starting of the paper on their WhatsApp. A Maharashtra board has taken a serious action regarding papers. It is for the first time that board has taken some serious steps to avoid such circumstances. Eight students related to it were sent to juvenile on Friday.
Amboli police has asked for 8 students which are of nearly age of years. These are those students who got their papers on their mobile phones just before one hour of commencement of examination. The police have also asked for adults in this case- 47-year-old Firoz Khan, a maths teacher at a Mumbra school, Khan's 45-year-old, 24-year-old Rohit Singh, a tuition teacher, an IT engineering student, 22-year-old A Hasan and office boy Imran Sheikh.
Board has taken serious action so that the same case will never happen again regarding the papers so that there will not be any treat to the future of the students.
Adults who are arrested by police in this case are sent to police custody for further investigation while the students got permission by board to appear in remaining examinations so that they will get chance to attempt their papers.
Parents of these students got the bail of their students who got papers on their WhatsApp and took them to home. A decision of setting up a committee for this case is also taken by the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education.
So there is a possibility that all those people who are a part of spoiling future of students will be held answerable. After half hour no student will be allowed to sit in exams. These are some serious orders which are given by board to all examination centers.
As well as parents of these students who were involved in this case are saying that they were unaware of their children acts. Other actions of which there is a need will also be taken by board and polices with time.