CAT 2016 paper leak: This is how questions were leaked
CAT 2016 questions from second slot were leaked on Facebook from a Bengaluru based test centre, soon after the commencement of second slot of IIM entrance test on December 4. The incident that IIMs termed as a singular case might put the entire test process in jeopardy as students are already demanding a retest now.
As CAT 2016 questions were leaked despite multi-level security checks put by the test conducting agency TCS across India, Careers360 probed the sequence in which the questions were leaked from a Bengaluru based test centre. Coincidentally, this year the test was conducted by IIM Bangalore. Find below the sequence of question-paper leak which has put IIMs in dock.
Time: 3:09 pm
One of the test-takers from Bangalore, Naga Venkata Viabhav Saladi, who is apparently a software professional from one of the reputed MNCs sends the VARC questions from his mobile to one of the Facebook pages – CAT preparation – iQuanta.
Time: 3:51 pm
Next, Naga Venkata Viabhav Saladi sends the DI-LR questions from his mobile to the same Facebook page – CAT preparation – iQuanta.
Time: 3:51 pm
The test taker further asks someone to solve the tests as only 34 minutes are left for the DI-LR section to get over. The below screenshot mentions his conversation on the FB post.
Time: 4:01 pm
The same test taker again clarifies to someone that there are another set of questions from DI-LR section and he got 3 comments (answers) on that where a few friends also warns that this leak may result in CAT exam cancellation.
Time: 4:22 pm
He sends another question from DI-LR section to someone through the FB post which subsequently got as many as 13 comments.
The leaked questions go viral
According to CAT officials, about 1.95 lakh candidates appeared for CAT 2016 on December 4.
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