CBI registers FIR into UGC-NET paper leak case

The UGC-NET, 2024, exam for the selection of junior research fellows, assistant professors and PhD scholars was conducted on 18 June.

BySouth First Desk

Published Jun 21, 2024 | 1:00 PMUpdatedJun 21, 2024 | 1:00 PM

Exam results

The CBI registered an FIR into the UGC-NET paper leak case on Thursday, 20 June, against unidentified persons on a reference from the Union Education Ministry, officials said. The next day, UGC received inputs from the National Cyber Crime Threat Analytics Unit that the paper was available on the darknet and was allegedly sold for ₹5-6 lakh on messaging platforms.

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