Yes, Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission Written Exam has been cancelled after its paper got leaked half an hour before the commencement of exam that was scheduled today i.e. on 29th of March at 9:30 am. As per the reports the paper was sold @ Five Lac per piece to some people.
These people further sold it off to some youngsters. After it went viral on Whats App and even the media came to know of it. When the news became rife, UP Police DGP AK Jain addressing the media persons confirmed the leakage that led to the cancellation and inconvenience to the examinees. He Said " The Probe is on and the guilty will be punished accordingly "
New Dates for UPPSC Cancelled Paper - Check Details
After the leakage there were many protests in various parts of the state. They were demanding fair probe in to the matter. As the paper has been cancelled, the whole attention of the examinees is on the Re-exam date.
The Commission will take a few days to announce the New Exam Dates. We shall update the post with the new exam date as soon as it is announced by the concerned department.
Undoubtedly this cancellation has disturbed the examinees a lot as they had poured their whole energy in to its preparation. OK don't worry and concentrate again on your exam preparation as the new date can be declared very soon.
Our Views regarding Paper leakage and Mass copying resulting in cancellation
Leakage and cancellation have become the order of the day. No Commission or board can boast that they are immaculate in holding the exams. No doubt, such malpractice is impossible without connivance between the officials and agents.
It shows the moral downward of the examinees and concerned officials. So this is not only the duty of the Govt, but common people also to help in checking this malpractice at all levels.