Secretary Vikas Kishore Suralkar has issued an order dismissing three employees of the Karnataka Public Service Commission (KPSC) for their involvement in the question paper leak case for the recruitment of First Grade Assistant (FDA) posts.
KPSC Office Assistant Basavaraja L. Kumbar, quick scribe Sana, junior assistant Ramappa A. Herakle were sacked.
‘Jan of 2021 The question paper was leaked the day before the exam which was to be held on 24th. As it was apparent that these three were involved behind this misdeed, they were immediately suspended from duty and a joint departmental inquiry was conducted. Vikas Kishore Suralkar said that since the investigating officer has given a report that the charges against these three have been proved, they have been disqualified from any post and dismissed from duty in the coming days.