Bengaluru :The Central Crime Branch probing the(Karnataka Public Service Commission KPSC) First Division Assistant exam paper leak case arrested one more person on Thursday taking the total number of those arrested to over 20.
Senior officer,told media persons,that the officials on Thursday arrested one more person involved in KPSC question paper leak scam,which had rocked the state.
The accused has been identified as,Venkatesh,is relative of prime accused Rachappa already arrested by CCB officials earlier .
The accused is also appearing for SDA exam and also suspected to have shared the papers with others.
The accused was on the run soon after the arrest of Rachappa.However the police kept a track and arrested him from his home town Athani.
The accused was taken into custody to ascertain about how many people he had shared the leaked paper he added.
The paper leak came to light on January 22, a day prior to the exam,following which the KPSC postponed the exam for an indefinite period.
Among those who have been arrested are a few policemen and staff of the KPSC.