The question paper reportedly matches set II of the CBSE’s Accountancy question paper. Meanwhile, CBSE said an expert committee will investigate how the leak occurred.
Later in the day, CBSE denied any leak and termed the news as rumour only. “There has been no leakage of the question paper. All the seals have been found intact at all the exam centres,” CBSE said.
Some people tried to cause confusion by spreading rumours of a leak, CBSE added.
“During process of exam, however, at local level some miscreants have tried to play mischief by circulating messages through whatsapp and social media to disturb sanctity of examinations. CBSE has decided to take strict action against such activities.FIR is being lodged by CBSE,”, the education board said in a statement.