KPSC recruitment file goes missing,complaint lodged

Dr.Thomas (Special Correspondent)

The Vidhana Soudha police on Friday registered an FIR against unknown people following the mysterious missing of a confidential file containing the selection list of Junior Engineers (JEs- Civil) of the Karnataka Slum Development Board (KSDB).

Based on the complaint filed by Raghavendra J, Secretary,KPSC,the Vidhana Soudha police have registered a case and initiated a probe to ascertain the detailed movement of the file where it was physically seen the last time .

The file according to the complaint,was received by the office of the Confidential Section- 3,of the Karnataka Public Service Commission (KPSC) at Udyog Soudha in the city on January 22.

The staff which submitted the file even has obtained the received the acknowledgement,from there it was mysteriously missing .

The file was submitted to the department based on the high court direction following a pending case pertaining to the selection process .

The KPSC issued a memo on February this year to all its sections to check if they had received the file accidentally and returned to Recruitment concerned .

However,the team informed the KPSC that it could not find the file the officials issued show cause notice after all the sections replied to the notice that the file is not available with them.

Concerned over the missing of the file,the commission in March 13,conveyed a meeting and decided to hand over the case to the police for a detailed investigations.

The police are now summoned the staff based on the file movement,for a detailed questioning.