A Special Investigation Team of the Bihar Police on Friday arrested the Bihar Staff Selection Commission chairman and senior IAS officer Sudhir Kumar from Jharkhand in connection with a question paper leak case. Sudhir Kumar, a senior Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer who heads Bihar’s Staff Selection Commission, was arrested along with four of his close relatives from Hazaribag.According to reports, the questions were leaked on online chatting platform WhatsApp as soon as the exams began at 11 am on the day.
Twenty-seven people were later arrested for allegedly helping candidates cheat through electronic devices in the examination in Nawada district.