PSI Recruitment Re-examination for 545 Candidates went peaceful amidst tight security

Pramesh S Jain & Yogesh K Porwar

The re-examination for the recruitment of 545 Police Sub-Inspectors (PSIs) went on peaceful amidst tight security.

As many as 54,000 candidates appeared for the exam at the 117 centres across the city.

A total number of six police personnel including four men and two women police personnel were deployed invigilate and secure the examination hall .

The candidates were subjected to multi level of checks and checked dress code before allowing them to exam hall.

A security personnel at St.Joseph college cut off sleeves of a candidate to half using a scissor after he was found wearing full sleeves shirt in violation of dress code.

In another incident,the police personnel struggled hard and used shampoo to remove bracelet from a candidate.The candidates from Gadag sustained bruises in the process.

The police have issued a strict dress code for the candidates banning full sleeves shirts,jeans pant with multi pocket or zipped pockets,bigger buttons with special design .

The shoes and wearing socks,caps and masks,carrying electronic gadgets and pencil boxes,log books and water bottles are banned .

The police have stepped up vigil in and around the exam hall and the candidates were not allowed to go out of the exam hall till the final bell.