SSC recruitment scam: Calcutta HC declares 24000 jobs null and void, orders fresh recruitment

The Calcutta High Court cancelled the 2016 School Service Commission recruitment panel, impacting about 24,000 jobs due to irregularities. The court ordered fresh appointments within 15 days and salary returns in four weeks. An exception was made for Soma Das, a cancer victim.

Calcutta High Court

The Calcutta High Court on Monday declared the entire panel of the 2016 School Service Commission recruitment, null and void. All appointments from 9th to 12th and groups C and D, where irregularities were found, have also been declared null and void.

The High Court declared the 2016 SSC recruitment panel null and void, cancelling approximately 24,000 jobs.