SSC CPO paper Leaked Or Cancelled 2016 – Re-exam Dates Final Notice

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has recently released a Cancellation Notification and announced that SSC CPO Examination 2016 has been Cancelled which was held on 20/03/2016 due to paper leaked.   The SSC has also announced the re-examination date which is only for those Candidates who had appeared in the SSC CPO Examination in the forenoon and afternoon shifts on 20th March 2016 will now be held on 5th June 2016.  So, all the Candidates as notified by Staff Selection Commission are going to be reappearing for the examination.  According to the sources  the Recruitment of Sub-Inspectors in Delhi Police, CAPFs & Asst Sub-Inspectors in CISF Examination, 2016 after images of one sheet from the question paper has been published in Face book by Neetu Singh, founder of KD Campus Coaching Institute (earlier known as Paramount Coaching Centre).  Neetu Singh  said that she has got one sheet from the question paper around five hours before the exam by one of her students. That student had accessed the sheet from a fellow passenger on the Metro.  Neetu Singh later found out that all the questions featured in the evening shift of the exam.  So she immediately uploaded the Question Sheet in the Facebook.

Details of SSC CPO Examination Cancelled 2016 (Re-Examination Schedule)

The Staff Selection Commission, in order to maintain the integrity and fairness of the selection process, has suo-motu decided to cancel the examination for the Recruitment of Sub-Inspectors in Delhi Police, CAPFs & Asst. Sub-Inspectors in CISF Examination, 2016 held on 20th March, 2016 because one paper of the afternoon session was found to have been compromised.  The Re-Examination date has been released by SSC.  For further details read the posts below :-

Name of Organization  :  Staff Selection Commission Southern Region Chennai

Official Site  :

Name of Exam  :  SSC CPO Examination 2016

Date of Examination    :  20/03/2016

Re-Examination Date  :  05/06/2016

Re-Examination Process Details : 

SSC has decided to conduct the re-examination for only those candidates who had appeared in the examination in the forenoon and afternoon shifts on 20th March, 2016.  The candidates will be selected on the basis of  their performances in written examination (Paper I and Paper II), Physical Standards Test, Physical Efficiency Test and Medical Examination & Interview. The candidates who will clear all the rounds will be absorbed into the respective posts.

Exam Pattern  :

Paper I:

Topic Number of Questions Marks
General Intelligence and Reasoning 50 50
General knowledge and general Awareness 50 50
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
English Comprehension 50 50
  • Paper will be conducted in 2 shifts
  • Shift I will start from 10:00 A.M to 12:00 PM
  • Shift II will start from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Duration of exam will be of 2 hours

Paper II:

Only one paper will be conduct for English Language and Comprehension consisting of 200 questions, carrying 1 mark for each. Time duration will be of 2 hours.

Click to download – SSC CPO Paper Cancellation Notice 2016


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