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CBSE class 12 accountancy paper leaked on Whatsapp, probe ordered

The Central Board of Secondary Examination (CBSE) Class 12 Accountancy paper was allegedly leaked on Thursday ahead of the examination.

Students alleged that a Whatsapp message doing the rounds since Wednesday matched the Set ?II of the CBSE's Accountancy paper.

Reacting to the allegations, CBSE said that a committee will be looking into whether the leak has occurred and decide on future action.

Delhi Education Minister Manish Sisodia tweeted on the issue saying "I have received complaints about the Class 12 CBSE Accountancy paper being leaked. Have asked officers of the Directorate of Education to investigate and lodge a complaint with CBSE."

He added that swift action must be taken, so that hard-working students don't suffer due to negligence of CBSE.

CBSE's top panel is conducting a meeting over the same. The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), held the board exam for Accountancy on Thursday, March 15, 2018.