Kerala Education Minister Prof C Ravindranath ordered for vigilance probe on the basis of the report filed by General Education Secretary Usha Titus. The report also recommended a detailed investigation into the matter.
An internal investigation by the education department had earlier found out that some questions appeared in the Model question paper prepared by a private agency in Malappuram were also appeared on the SSLC Maths examination question paper which was held on March 20.
General Education Secretary Usha Titus had sought a probe into the alleged nexus between the teacher who had set the SSLC question paper and a private institution in Malappuram.
(With Inputs from PTI)