Gilgit, April 1: A team of the officials of Karakuram International University has registered cases against 120 students after they were caught cheating. Five people have been handed over to the police for taking exams in place of other candidates. Examination staff in Rondu has been suspended and sent home.
According to information shared by the KIU, a team comprising of the controller and deputy controller of examinations along with other staff members visited various examination centres in Skardu and Ghanche district of the Gilgit-Baltistan region and caught around 120 students cheating. FIRs were registered against five people who were taking exams instead of other candidates.
The KIU handout said that these measures are being taken to curb the menace of cheating which has plagued educational institutions. The entire examination staff of Rondu High School was terminated for failing to curb cheating.