SSC CGL 2017 Paper Leak and Exam Malpractice : Official SSC Notice

SSC CGL 2017 Paper Leak and Exam Malpractice

SSC CGL 2017 Paper Leak and Exam Malpractice : Read Complete Notice about exam malpractice

SSC CGL 2017 Paper Leak and Exam Malpractice

SSC has released a notice regarding exam malpractice and Paper leakage. In the notice, SSC has said that there were no major incidents of malpractice and there were just 3 instances of malpractice that include 2 instances of impersonation and 1 instance of cheating. Overall about 52.66% of registered candidates appeared for the exam. There was no case of paper leakage as reported by Patrika Newspaper in Rajasthan.

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SSC is the Staff Selection Commission. SSC CGL is one of the most prestigious exams and it SSC CGL is a highly enviable and respected post. SSC CGL is abbreviated as Staff Selection Commission Combined Graduate level. The exam is meant to recruit test takers in Grade B and Grade C cadre posts of the government of India. The SSC CGL or SSC Combined Graduate Level exam every year for recruitment to non-technical Group B and Group C non-gazetted posts in various departments and ministries of the Government of India.

Read Official Notice from SSC regarding Exam Malpractice and Paper Leakage


The SSC CGL is conducted for various posts like

  1. Assistants in ministries/ Departments
  2. Inspector in Central Excise and Customs
  3. Inspectors in Income tax
  4. Preventive Officers in Customs
  5. Examiner in Customs
  6. Sub-inspectors in CBI and Narcotics bureau
  7. Assistant enforcement officer in ED, Department of Revenue
  8. Divisional Accountant, Auditor, UDC, etc

Important Dates for SSC CGL 2017

Event Date
Online Application begins 16th May 2017
Online Application Ends 16th June 2017
Tier 1 Examination 5th August 2017 to 23th August 2017
Tier 2 Exam (Tentative Date) 21st January 2018
Tier 4 Exam (Tentative Dates) February 2018

SSC CGL Exam Pattern

SSC CGL Tier 1 Paper:

SSC issues Notice regarding Exam malpractice and Paper Leakage for SSC CGL 2017

Subject Q Marks Time
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 50 Composite of 60 Minutes for all candidates (80 minutes for candidates suffering from disabilities like Visual Handicap and Cerebral Palsy)
General Awareness 25 50
Quantitative Aptitude 25 50
English Language 25 50
Total 100 200

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Here is what is mentioned in the  Official SSC Notice:



Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2017 (Tier-I) is being conducted by the Commission w.e.f. 5.8.2017 to

23.8.2017 for 30,26,599 registered candidates. Till 21.8.2017, this examination has been conducted for 37 out of 43 Batches for 26,63,073 candidates, in which 14,02,331 candidates have actually taken the examination. (Average attendance 52.66%). So far, the examination has been conducted without any major untoward incident.

The Commission, till date, has registered criminal cases against three candidates indulging in exam related malpractices viz. two cases of impersonation and one case of cheating (and not leakage of paper as reported by one local newspaper in Jaipur). Strict action would be taken against the three candidates as per the Rules of the Commission.

The examination for all the 43 Batches would conclude on 23.8.2017.

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  • Anand Raj

    ssc cgl exam cancel on 05-08-2017 to 23-082017

    • Ankita Banerjee

      The exam is not cancelled as per official SSC Notice.