Pune : deccan express – One more person has been arrested in the MahaTET question paper leak scam. He has been identified as Saurabh Thripathi and is the former director of GA Software. Tripathi has been held for the question paper leak in 2018. He has been booked for misappropriation in the results of MahaTET 2018. (MahaTET Exam Scam Case)
Tripathi used to take money from disqualified students and pass them. Earlier, the Pune police arrested Ashwin Kumar of GA Software from Bangalore in the MahaTET scam.
Tripathi is currently working in Winner company, which is looking after exam work of the UP Education Department. Hence, doubts are being raised over exams in UP too.
Arrests in the scam
Maharashtra State Council of Examination (MSCE) Commissioner Tukaram Supe and former commissioner Sukhdev Dere have already been arrested in the scam.
Finally, Supe has been suspended from his services by the state government. He has been suspended from the date of his arrest as per the civil services rules, said State School Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad.