ICAI debars examiner for evaluating copies while travelling

Posted on 07 December 2019

An Important Announcement for General Public

It has come to the notice of the Institute that an examiner was evaluating standard sample answer books while travelling in a bus/tram.

The Institute has instructed all its examiners to not to evaluate and carry answer books while travelling. Accordingly, the conduct of examiner is found to be in violation of the Instruction to examiners and against the professional ethics.

In view of the above, assignment for evaluation of Nov., 2019 examination has been immediately withdrawn and the examiner has been debarred for a period of ten years from the examiner-ship assignment. Further the matter has also been forwarded to the Disciplinary Directorate to take necessary actions in the matter.

An advisory to strictly adhere to the Instructions of the Institute and to maintain Confidentiality, Fidelity and Secrecy of the evaluation has been issued to all examiners.

Secretary, ICAI