Assam SI Exam Scam
27 Oct, 2020
Sub Inspector (SI) level examination was held on 20th September 2020. Exam was cancelled just after 5 minutes of its commencement because of paper being leaked on Whatsapp.
20th Sep 2020
SI exam was conducted where 66,000 candidates appeared. Exam was cancelled within minutes of starting the exam as the question paper was leaked.
21st Sep 2020
Assam Police launch search operations at different locations of Guwahati and other parts of Assam. Raid conducted.
23rd Sep 2020
One of the prime accused Sanjib Sarma and 8 others arrested.
24th Sep 2020
Assam Police’s former DIG P K Dutta’s name crops up as one of the masterminds.
27th Sep 2020
Pradeep Kumar, Chairman of State Level Police Recruitment Board (SLPRB) resigned.
28th Sep 2020
Assam police announces cash rewards for information on retired DIF PK Dutta and Diban Deka ( former BJP leader).
30th Sep 2020
Assam Congress alleges CM’s involvement in SI exam, demands his resignation.
30th Sep 2020
Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal says “all scamsters will be punished”
30th Sep 2020
Diban Deka arrested by Assam Police
1st Oct 2020
CJM court sends Diban Deka to custody
1st Oct 2020
Diban Deka suspended from the primary membership of BJP
4th Oct 2020
Nalbari Police arrested senior Congress leader Atab Ali and recovered an admit card of the recruitment exam from his Barpeta residence.
6th Oct 2020
PK Dutta arrested from Kakarbhitta in southern Nepal along India-Nepal border.
7th Oct 2020
Assam Cabinet decided that no outside agency will be involved in govt hiring process. All government departments would hold exams or conduct recruitment through State or Central Universities
8th Oct 2020
Assam Police conducted raids in Akshay Chand Baid’s house
9th Oct 2020
Saruj Sarma, another accused arrested from LGBI Airport.
9th Oct 2020
Rubul Hazarika arrested from Nalbari.
10th Oct 2020
License of two hotels belonging to prime accused PK Dutta cancelled
10th Oct 2020
Rs 5.37 crore cash seized in Abhayapuri, Chirang and Barpeta
11th Oct 2020
Vice President of BJP Jintu Nath arrested from Sonitpur’s Jamuguri area
12th Oct 2020
CID summoned Kumar Sanjit Krishna, former SP of Barpeta
12th Oct 2020
Prime accused Diban Deka sent to 14-days judicial custody.
13th Oct 2020
Prime accused PK Dutta sent to 14-days judicial custody.
14th Oct 2020
Kamal Hazarika, BJP leader of Dharampur released after being interrogated by the police.
14th Oct 2020
PK Dutta owns properties worth Rs. 79 crore in different parts of Assam, says Assam Police
14th Oct 2020
State CID seized Rs. 24.88 lakh from Jaydip Borooah – an employee of P K Dutta
15th Oct 2020
SP, FRRO Kumar Sanjit Krishna arrested.
16th Oct 2020
CID recovered Rs 46.77 lakh and one kg gold from accused Devraj Das in Barpeta
17th Oct 2020
Accused SP Kumar Sanjit Krishna sent to 5-days police remand.