Gurdaspur: The Director General School Education Pardeep Sabharwal caught a case of impersonation during a surprise raid in Salvation Army Senior Secondary School Batala on Wednesday.
On getting information, DGSE Sabharwal and DEO Secondary Satinderbir Singh raided the examination centre in Salvation Army School where Harjinder Singh, a resident of Dhandoi village, was caught red-handed while giving history examination of Class XII in lieu of his cousin Gurvinder Singh. The centre was set up under the open school scheme.
He was handed over to the police and DGSE ordered a probe into the incident and also ordered a disciplinary action against the Principal Salvation Army Senior Secondary School, who was deployed on the observer duty at Dinanagar town in the district, but he was present at the Salvation Army Senior Secondary School.
Harjinder Singh has been arrested and a case has been registered against him at Civil Lines police station.
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