A person was arrested from Delhi in a connection of cheating case after registering a case at Police Station Sadar on May 23, 2012 under sec. 420 IPC on the secret information which revealed that accused was demanding money for giving admission without attending Himachal Pradesh Combined Pre Medial Test, held in Shimla, a senior police official disclosed.
SP Shimla Sonal Agnihoriti said that police registered the case on the base of statement given by a person who disclosed that accused was alluring the candidates for the admission, in HPCPMT without attending the exam and demanding money.
During investigation State Police nabbed the accused Himanshu Kaushik from Delhi while investigation is still in progress. Under similar circumstances, a big scandal had been unearthed in year 2007, when a Delhi-based tout and number of candidates got booked for leaking question paper in the HP-CPMT now facing court trail.