Lawstreet Journal

Copying and Cheating In Examinations Is Like The Plague And It Can Ruin Society And Educational System Of Any Country: Delhi HC [READ ORDER]

Lawstreet Journal 27 May 2020 8:57pm

Image courtesy: Lawstreet Journal Judiciary Copying and Cheating In Examinations Is Like The Plague And It Can Ruin Society And Educational System Of Any Country: Delhi HC [READ ORDER]

A Single Judge Bench of Justice Pratibha M Singh of the Delhi High Court has on May 26, 2020, refused to provide any relief to a student of Delhi University whose result was not declared due to cheating in the examination. 

At the beginning itself, Justice Singh noted,

“For any country’s progress, the integrity of the educational system has to be infallible. Whether it is paper setters maintaining utmost confidentiality, students not cheating, invigilators being vigilant, examiners doing their job with utmost alacrity knowing that the future of students is in their hands, Universities and colleges not tampering with results - the conduct of all stakeholders has to reflect the commitment and also be unblemished.”

 

Background of the case:

A writ petition was filed by Ms. Aarzoo Aggarwal, who is a final year student of B.A. (H) Economics at Daulat Ram College, University of Delhi, challenging the order of the University of Delhi dated March 12, 2020, by which her examination for the entire Semester had been canceled. She had prayed that the said order be quashed and the University of Delhi be directed to declare her result.

Of the four papers of the 5th semester for which the exam was held in December 2019, the paper of `International Trade’ was held on December 03, 2019. She contended that she was late for examination due to traffic and carried her stationery pouch from her bag and straightway reached her seat. She also claimed that she had prepared notes for the examination, which were in the… Continue Reading...


Tagged: Delhi High Court  
Disclaimer: SoOLEGAL in Media collaboration with Lawstreet Journal. SoOLEGAL take no responsbility for the content provided by Lawstreet Journal. For any discrepancies Contact Lawstreet Journal.
Did you find this write up useful? YES 0 NO 0
Featured Members view all

New Members view all

×

C2RMTo Know More

Something Awesome Is In The Work

0

DAYS

0

HOURS

0

MINUTES

0

SECONDS

Sign-up and we will notify you of our launch.
We’ll also give some discount for your effort :)

* We won’t use your email for spam, just to notify you of our launch.