The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Sunday took over the probe into the alleged irregularities in the NEET-UG exam and dispatched its teams to several states for investigation. Meanwhile, the Economic Offenses Unit of the Bihar Police arrested five people in the NEET paper leak case. A total of 18 people have been arrested so far in the state.

Economic Offences Unit officials leave with the accused arrested in the NEET paper leak case, in Patna, on Sunday. (PTI)

The National Testing Agency (NTA), which is receiving flak over the cancellation and postponement of several competitive exams, has debarred 17 students from exam centres in Bihar after detection of “malpractices”. As of now, a total of 110 students have faced similar action since the controversy erupted.

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