Fake matric examinee held in Puri
Puri: Police on Saturday arrested a fake examinee during annual matriculation exam at Kanakdurga High School centre at Basudevpur in Puri district.
The accused, identified as Soumya Ranjan Mohanty, was detained at the examination centre after it was learnt that he was a fake examinee. Soumya was writing the exam for a student of Patharapada High School. He had replaced the photo of the original examinee with his photo on the admit card, reports said. The District Education Officer has directed to find out whether he had resorted to the illegal activity during the first day of the examination.
Later, he was taken into custody for questioning.
Police have reportedly initiated a probe to find out the real examinee.