Assam recruitment drive row: Gauhati high court grants bail to ‘whistle-blower’ Victor Das

Assam recruitment drive row: Gauhati excessive courtroom grants bail to ‘whistle-blower’ Victor Das

GUWAHATI: The Gauhati excessive courtroom in Assam has granted bail to Victor Das.

Victor Das was arrested by the Assam police on September 9 on prices of allegedly spreading rumours a few ‘rip-off’ within the recruitment course of to refill over 26,000 vacant posts in numerous departments.

The Gauhati excessive courtroom in Assam has granted Victor Das an interim bail until September 29.

Victor Das, who owns a training institute in Guwahati, had claimed a piece of individuals have been demanding Rs 3-8 lakh for the posts.

He had additionally alleged that some former MLAs have been additionally concerned within the ‘rip-off’.

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Victor Das was arrested by the Assam police and was booked below sections 120B, 153, 153A, 384 and 505 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).

He has been accused of “spreading rumours and indulging in a conspiracy to foment discord between varied sections of society over choice to authorities posts.”

However, the opposition events in Assam have skilled their weapons towards the state authorities over the arrest of Victor Das, who made claims of a “backdoor appointment” for the 26,000 grade III and IV posts, exams for which have been held not too long ago.

The opposition events in Assam have lambasted the state authorities over the arrest of Victor Das and accused it of making an attempt to “suppress the reality”.