On October 30, an IPS trainee officer Safeer Karim was caught allegedly cheating in the UPSC Main examination. He was also arrested by the Chennai police. The officials also arrested his wife and his associate P. Rambabu who operated La Excellence Coaching Centre in Hyderabad. Now, reports say that he may have been involved in a wider racket in helping other candidates cheat as well.
According to police, Safeer Karim could have used the same method to help candidates of coaching centres he operated in Hyderabad, Thiruvannathapuram and Kochi to pass the exams. The officials added that he could have helped other candidates from his institute cheat successfully in the exams with the help of electronic devices and Google’s cloud storage system.