Assam: 13 officers discharged in APSC cash for job scam
The Assam Government discharged all 13 ACS officers who were involved in cash-for-job scam in Assam Public Service Commission (APSC) .
The sacked officers are Nishamoni Deka, Rumi Saikia, Rajashree Sen Deka, Aniruddha Rai, Pallavi Sarma Choudhury, Debajit Bora, Dwithun Borgoyari, Dipak Khanikar, Geetali Doley, Kunal Das, Himangshu Choudhury, Kamal Debnath and Badrul Islam Choundhury. All the officers are currently in judicial custody.
All these officers are accused of bribing APSC Chairman Rakesh Pal to successfully crack the entrance exam or using unfair means to complete the exam and become eligible for government jobs.
Till now, more than 35 ACS/APS officers have been arrested in the scam along with Chairman Rakesh Pal for his involvement in APSC Exam Scam.