After confirming the news that the question paper for Multi Tasking Staff (MTS) 2017 non-technical examination were compromised, the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has cancelled the MTS Exam of 2017 in the afternoon shift which was held on 30th of April, 2017.
According to the source of Staff Selection Commission (SSC), the afternoon exam papers of MTS 2017 was found to be compromised, therefore the commission has cancelled the exam. The re-examination date has not been yet scheduled and will be decided soon.
In a statement by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) statement which says that “The re-examination for only those candidates who appeared in this shift will be held in due course and the candidates would be suitably informed accordingly. The inconvenience caused to the candidates is regretted”.
The SSC MTS selection criteria said that “The cut-offs in Paper-I and qualifying marks in Paper-II may be different for vacancies in each State/UT will be fixed at the discretion of the Commission. Candidates for each State/UT will be finally selected based on their performance in Paper-I, subject to their meeting basic qualifying standards fixed in Paper-II”.
The SSC MTS Exam are being held in two shifts i:e morning and the evening one due to a large number of applications. On 30th of April 2017, before the commencement of the morning shift exams, the question paper with the key was found circulating on the social media.
According to the reports, the Neetu Singh who is the director of KD Campus, the coaching provider institution , uploaded some of the images of the question papers on her Facebook account and asked the students if this was the question paper they received in the first shift of the examination which was held in the morning between the timing of 10 am to 12 noon shift. Initially, the students couldn’t confirm it. However, the paper turned out to be the same one that was distributed in 2nd shift of the exam which was conducted from 2 pm to 4 pm
In the Facebook account, Neetu Singh has also urged the Staff Selection Commission and PMO to address all the issues and take proper actions against the wrongdoers who have done and involved in this matter.
MTS examinations are conducted to select the junior staff in a central government department. The candidates who have passed in Matriculation Examination or equivalent from a recognised Board are eligible for the post of Multi Tasking Staff (Non-Technical). According to the reports near about 70 lakh of candidates are there who have registered for the SSC MTS Examination of the year 2017.
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