Kamakhyanagar: A man sustained critical injuries after he was allegedly thrashed by on-duty cops for supplying cheating materials to his daughter in the ongoing matric exam at Gadapalasuni Bapuji Vidyapeeth in Dhenkanal today.
According to sources, one Dambru Sahu’s daughter was appearing the matric exam at Gadapalasuni Bapuji Vidyapeeth in the district. While she was writing the exam, Dambru was allegedly supplying cheats from the boundary of the school.
On spotting Dambru, the on-duty police personnel apprehended him and thrashed him mercilessly. Later, he was rescued and rushed to Parjang hospital.
While police have refuted the allegation, Dambru said that he was sitting on the boundary of the school when the cops pulled him down and beat him mercilessly.
Similarly, tension prevailed at Biribulei Janata government high school in the district after guardians of the students appearing for the exam broke the boundary of the school in order to provide cheats.
Despite measures to stop malpractice during the matriculation exam, several cases were reported across the state.