Press Release
New Delhi, 28.03.2017

      The Central Bureau of Investigation has filed a Supplementary charge-sheet against the Solver, Middlemen and Candidate U/s 120-B r/w 419, 420, 467, 468 and 471 of IPC and Section ¾ Madhya Pradesh Reorganization Act, 1937 in the Court of Special Magistrate, CBI, Vyapam Scam Cases, Gwalior(Madhya Pradesh) in a case related to Forest Guard Examination 2013.

        CBI had registered the case on 22.12.2015 against three accused persons on the orders of Honb’le Supreme Court of India dated 09.07.2015 and took over the investigation of FIR No. 78/2013 registered earlier at Police Station Kampu, Gwalior (MP) U/s 419,420 of IPC and Section ¾ MPRE Act. It was alleged that the accused persons entered into a criminal conspiracy with each other for cheating, forgery and impersonated in Forest Guard Exam 2013 conducted by Vyapam. The local police has filed charge-sheet against the accused persons.

        CBI investigation revealed that the candidate took the alleged assistance of Middlemen for arranging Solver to appear for him in the said examination. The Middlemen arranged one Solver for the written examination of Forest Guard Exam 2013. The expert opinion of CFSL on specimen writing & signature available on the OMR Sheet and RASA had proved that the original candidate did not appear in the examination himself and Solver allegedly appeared in his place in the said examination. All the 3 accused persons were present at the time of filing charge-sheet. The Court cancelled the bail earlier given to them and took the said three accused persons into Judicial Custody. They were sent to Central Jail, Gwalior.

        The public is reminded that the above findings are based on the investigation done by CBI and evidence collected by it. Under the Indian Law, the accused are presumed to be innocent till their guilt is finally established after a fair trial.