Press Release
New Delhi, 31.07.2015

         The Central Bureau of Investigation has today registered a FIR and a Preliminary Enquiry related to alleged Vyapam Cases.


         The FIR has been registered u/s 120 B, 409, 420, 467, 468, 471, 201 of IPC; Section 3(D) (1,2/4) of MP Recognised Examination Act 1937 ; Section 65, 66 of IT Act and Section 13(2) r/w 13(1)(d) of P C Act, 1988 against 587 accused persons including then Controller; then Principal System Analyst; then Senior System Analyst; then Assistant Programmer, Vyapam and then OSD to former Minister. CBI has taken over the investigation of FIR No. 12/13 dated 30.10.2013 which was earlier registered at Police Station, STF of Madhya Pradesh Police, Bhopal, on allegations of manipulation in allotment of roll numbers to facilitate cheating by the candidates appearing in PMT Examination 2012 as well as on allegations of alteration in OMR sheets.


         The preliminary Enquiry has been registered relating to death of Sh. Vikas Singh. This is to enquire whether the death was related to alleged Vyapam cases or otherwise. He was an alleged accused in 3 FIRs registered by Madhya Pradesh Police vide FIR No. 449/13, at Police Station,Jhansi Road, Gwalior; FIR No.-390/11 at Police Station Gopalganj, Dist-Sagar & FIR No.-898/13 at Police Station Garha, Dist-Jabalpur.He died on 21.11.2009. On the complaint of then C.M.O. C.H., Mahu, Dist- Indore to the Police, Inquest No. 71/2009 was registered at Police Station Kishanganj, Dist.- Indore (M.P). He was a student of Veterinary College, Mahu, Dist-Indore and was residing at Boys Hostel, Veterinary College, Rasalpura, Mahu, Dist- Indore where the incident took place.


         On the directions of Hon’ble Supreme Court of India, CBI has taken over the investigation of the said FIR & Inquest proceedings which were earlier registered/conducted by the Madhya Pradesh Police.


         Further process of taking over of remaining cases is under way.