- Thousands of SSC candidates hold a demonstration in the heart of Delhi
- Clashes erupt after police stop them from going to a government office
- Some protesters injured in clashes with police, many detained
The SSC aspirants, demanding a Supreme Court-monitored probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI, staged a protest at Jantar Mantar and accused the government of failing to prevent the alleged paper leak.
The protesters also demanded adequate jobs for the educated youth of the country.
A large number of police and security personnel were deployed in the area and when the protesters attempted to march towards the DoPT office, they were detained by the police.
The SSC conducts the examinations for recruitment to the lower categories of posts in the central government.
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