The arrest of Ruby Rai and Saurabh Shrestha in the context of the 'toppers' scam is like throwing the baby out and retaining the bathwater.
Bihar toppers row: Former education board chief took answer sheets outside evaluation centre, say cops
The Bihar State Education Board's chairman Lalkeshwar Prasad took answer sheets of 'toppers' in Bihar out of the evaluation centre's strongroom and got at least two of them to write fresh answers
Why are the Bihar toppers being arrested? These kids are victims of a corrupt and venal system.
Former Bihar School Examination Board Chairman Lalkeshwar Prasad Singh, his wife Usha Sinha and a relative arrested along with them were remanded on Wednesday in three-day police custody by a district court in Patna in connection with the toppers scam.
According to reports, the SIT has found evidences that suggest Lalkeshwar Prasad Singh's role in the toppers' scam racket.
Bihar toppers scam shows that there is a knowledge production in a context where the system itself is broken and no one wants to repair it.
A case was registered on Tuesday against Bihar's Class 12 toppers in science and arts after Chief Minister Nitish Kumar ordered that an FIR be lodged and the matter probed, officials said on Tuesday.
The Bihar government dissolved a committee constituted by Bihar School Examination Board to probe into the alleged irregularities in evaluation of marks in this year's 10+2 examination.
Reacting to the exposé of toppers of 10+2 examinations conducted by Bihar School Examination Board, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday said no one will be spared.