Daily Archive: April 1, 2018

In CBSE Case, 3 Arrests, Paper Leaked 90 Minutes Before Exam

New Delhi:

Three people have been arrested for their alleged involvement in the CBSE Class 12 Economics paper leak case, the Delhi Police crime branch has said. One of them is an Economics tutor who runs a coaching centre in outer Delhi’s Bawana, police said. The two others teach Physics and Maths at a convent school in the same neighbourhood in north-west Delhi, the police said, adding the students were charged Rs 2,000-2,500 for accessing the leaked paper. Investigators said the teachers’ share of the money was 50 per cent. The person who had warned the Central Board of Secondary Education on the night before the Class 10 Mathematics test that the question paper had leaked has also been identified by the police. He is a Class 10 student. The police had reached out to Google to trace the email address.

Minor boy’s body found in drain in outer Delhi

New Delhi, Mar 31  The body of a three-year-old boy, who was missing since Friday, was found in a drain in outer Delhi’s Narela today, police said.

Police suspect that the child could have accidentally fallen into the uncovered drain.

Till now, no foul play is suspected, they said.

Police had yesterday registered a case of kidnapping on the complaint of his parents.

The child lived with his parents and sister in a rented home in Gautam Colony. His father works as a labourer, said police.

On Friday afternoon, the boy was playing outside his home with other children while his family members were inside.

Few minutes later, his mother went to bring him inside but found him missing.

She initially thought that her neighbour would have taken her son to his home. But when she could not find him at her neighbours’ home, she alerted her husband, the police said.

Following which the couple approached police, they added.

This morning, they resumed the search for the boy and broke the wall of the drain, police said.

The boy’s body was found trapped in the mud and waste in the drain, they said.

The body’s postmortem report is awaited, the police add

Source: PTI