Guwahati Today

Special judge extends deadline for charge sheet

GUWAHATI, May 14: With the days passing on, the APSC cash-for-job scam is taking a sharp turn as the Court of the Special Judge has extended the deadline for submitting the charge sheet against the Bhangagarh police station case no 159/17 till August 13. Earlier, the police filed a petition to the Court seeking an extension of the deadline for submitting the charge sheet following which the Court has granted the plea.

In the above case, Bedanta Bikash Das who attended in an examination for the post of Agriculture Development officer (ADO) conducted by the Assam Public Service Commission (APSC) in the year 2014 also got selected for the vive voce in 2015. However, he was demanded a bribe amount for the final selection for which he lodged an FIR at the Bhangagarh police station.