Belagavi,Nov 28: Belagavi district police have arrested a man who appeared for the review medical test for recruitment in Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) camp at Halbhavi village in Belagavi taluk recently.
The arrested has been identified as Ankit Basudev, a resident of Morena in Madhya Pradesh.
According to a DH report, a detailed medical examination for constable tradesmen recruitment was organised at ITBP Camp in Halbhavi here on November 23.
Candidate Chhotu Devendra Singh Vill, a resident of Morena in Madhya Pradesh had appeared for the test and was declared unfit as his vision was considered very poor during the medical test. Later, he was referred to BIMS District Hospital for the ophthalmologist’s opinion and Chhotu was called for the review medical examination on November 24.
However, Ankit Basudev impersonating Chhotu appeared for the review medical examination.
The review medical examination medical officer observed the report and found it suspicious. The medical officer reached the spot and observed that the person appearing as the candidate was not the same person who appeared before him. During an interrogation, Ankit admitted that he appeared for the medical examination in lieu of Chhotu.
Kakati police of Belagavi district are investigating.