Vyapam scam: CBI conducts raids in MP and UP


The CBI on Thursday raided around 40 locations in Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh in connection with the Vyapam scam, an official said.

CBI team carries out searches at 40 places in MP & UP including Bhopal, Indore, Ujjain, Rewa, Jabalpur, Lucknow and Allahabad.

CBI also team reached Vyapam office in Bhopal. It conducts raid at Former MP Minister Laxmikant Sharma’s residence in Sironj

A CBI official said, “Among the locations where raids were conducted are Bhopal, Indore, Ujjain, Rewa, Jabalpur, Lucknow and Allahabad.”

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has so far registered 83 FIRs and launched 12 preliminary inquiries into the Vyavsayik Pariksha Mandal (Vyapam), or the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) scam.

The scam that involves several admission-cum-recruitment irregularities and also has 40 deaths linked to it.

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