SOA dean reveals of fake placement racket: Commissionerate Police

Bhubaneswar: The SOA row has opened up a can of worms in the fake placement issue as arrested placement dean of the varsity, Rajkumar Hota said that a huge racket is operating in this sector. Commissionerate Police has formed three teams to trace the operatives of the racket.

As per police sources, during the questioning, Hota, whose remand ends today, has revealed that a large network of fake placement organisations has its roots in the state though many people behind it operate from outside the state. The Commissionerate Police has prepared a list of 25 people involved in the fake placement racket outside Odisha.

“We will soon trace the 25 people in the racket for which we have made three teams. They will soon be behind the bars,” said a senior police official.

Police sources also said that they will try to take Hota into remand again for more details into the fake job racket.

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