Mobile tracing led to JEE proxy candidate's arrest

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Published: November 30,2020 03:51 PM
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November 30, 2020: Pradeep Kumar, the proxy candidate of Joint Entrance Examination (JEE), was in touch with Bhargav Deka for the last one year.

November 30, 2020: Pradeep Kumar, the proxy candidate of Joint Entrance Examination (JEE), was in touch with Bhargav Deka for the last one year.



Kumar was arrested on Saturday from Delhi by a team of West Guwahati Police led by Supratibhlal Barua. Tracing of his mobile number based on confession of Deka led to his arrest.



Kumar is a graduate from Delhi School of Engineering and he hails from Jharkhand.



Kumar sat for Neel Nakshatra Das as a proxy in the JEE as per arrangement of Deka, whose firm Global Edulite has been accused of fixing competitive examinations.



Neel and his father Dr. Jyotirmoy Das have been arrested.