New Delhi, Mar 29 (PTI) The Congress today demanded that HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar and CBSE Chairperson Anita Karwal be sacked following reports that the Class 10 mathematics and the Class 12 papers had been leaked. Also Read - Delhi Police Busts Fake Job Racket That Duped People in The Name of Air India & Amassed Lakhs , 3 Arrested
The party is also demanding a judicial probe by a high court judge into the matter, Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala told reporters here. Also Read - 9 Criminals Held in Delhi, Including 6 Injured in 2 Shootouts | Read Here
The Delhi Police’s crime branch is investigating the alleged leak after registering two separate cases. Also Read - Northeast Delhi Riots: WhatsApp Group Promoted Enmity on Religion Ground, Says Chargesheet
Terming the issue “unfortunate”, Javadekar has said the culprits will be punished.
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), which has announced a retest in the two papers, will declare the re-examination date probably on Monday or Tuesday, he said.
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