New Delhi -°C
Today in New Delhi, India

Sep 16, 2019-Monday



Select city

Metro cities - Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata

Other cities - Noida, Gurgaon, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Bhopal , Chandigarh , Dehradun, Indore, Jaipur, Lucknow, Patna, Ranchi

Tuesday, Sep 17, 2019

10 ‘Munnabhais’ arrested

Ten student impersonators were rounded up at the Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar University, reports Hemendra Chaturvedi.

india Updated: Aug 21, 2007 03:23 IST
Hemendra Chaturvedi
Hemendra Chaturvedi
Hindustan Times

This real life Munnabhai script had a different ending than its film counterpart. Ten student impersonators for engineering entrance examination candidates at the Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar University were rounded them up from various centres and put in police lockup on Monday.

Most candidates are from Bijnor. The impersonators are from different cities including Buxar, Bareilly, Kanpur, Varanasi and Roorkee. Police said each was paid advance of Rs 5,000 from a total Rs 10,000 they were to receive for writing the entrance exams.

Student leaders learnt about the racket and informed the police who raided the centres and caught the impersonators. Police said the racket spread across even outside the state.

Police said the racket spread across even outside the state.

First Published: Aug 21, 2007 03:20 IST