Imphal, Aug 10: Aspirant MCSCC candidates today staged protest demonstration at Keishampat Leimajam Leikai and in front of MPSC. A memorandum was also submitted to the Chief Minister.
The civil service aspirants demanded to quash recently held MCSCC as irregularities were found in the conduct of the examination.
Imphal Times had reported the matter on July 26, 2017 issue.
Some of the Candidates appeared in the Manipur Civil Service Combined competitive examination- 2016 conducted by the Manipur Public Service Commission (MPSC) had exposed massive irregularities and mark tampering in the conduct of the examination.
In some of the answer scripts procured from the MPSC, there were no signature of the examiners and in some answer sheets there were signs of manipulating the marks.
Plead for quashing of the said examination has not been listened by any of the concern government authority. The incident came to light when aspirants who appeared in the Main examination asked for copies of their answer sheets through RTI Act 2005. It is reported that some 200 candidates had asked for copies of their answer sheets through RTI Act. Of the 200 applied, about 20 got their answer sheets.
As per a ruling of the Supreme Court, Manipur High Court in its directive to the MPSC on Feb 28, 2017 in its order had asked to provide the answer sheets along with those of the 82 successful candidates