The Allahabad High Court has sought a response from the Police Recruitment Board and the state government in three weeks for not including candidates with cut-off marks exceeding the cut off marks of the last selected candidates in Police and PAC Recruitment 2018. This order has been given by Justice Prakash Padiya, after hearing advocate Agnihotri Kumar Tripathi on the petition of Vivek Kumar and two others.
Other backward class and scheduled caste class petitioners have been successful in written recruitment examination, physical standard examination and physical efficiency test etc. Their cut off marks exceed the last selected candidates of their classes. Despite this, he was not selected. While the candidates getting less marks from them have been selected. The petition said that the Police Recruitment Board has not given any reason for not making the selection.