PSI Recruitment Scam:Main Accused, Kamakshipalya PSI Sharif Kalimani Arrested In Mumbai

Pramesh S Jain & Yogesh K Porwar

The CID officials on Saturday arrested a PSI attached to Kamakshipalya who played middlemen role between the recruitment division officials and the candidates .

Senior officer told reporters,The accused Shariff Kalimani was on the run since his name was cropped up during the course of investigations and hiding in Mumbai from where the CID team tracked him down.

Hailed from Gadag,Kalimani was friend with Harsha,the First division Assistant with Recruitment division and arrested along with others .

Using the link Kalimani clinched the deal with few candidates and took money and shared it with Harsha and got their OMR sheets tampered.

Sharif name cropped up soon after the arrest of Harsha and soon Shariff went underground.

The CID officials who were tracking his movement through technical evidence traced him to Mumbai and arrested him.

He was produced before the court and taken into custody for further investigations.