The Gauhati High Court has asked chief secretary VK Pipersenia along with a top bureaucrat to file affidavits on a number of alleged anomalies in the ACS examination conducted by the state public service commission.
Hearing a PIL filed by Okram Prasanta Singha on Thursday Chief Justice (acting) K. Sreedhar Rao issued notices to chief secretary Pipersenia and additional chief secretary Subhas Chandra Das. Das was probing the allegations of corruption in the civil service examination.
In his PIL, Singha alleged that the committee had not inquired into the allegations against the APSC and made the commission the judge of his probe. The next hearing of the PIL will be held on November 2.