On Saturday, the Punjab Public Service Commission (PPSC) has cancelled the exam at the last minute for the posts of tehsildar. This sparked anger in the candidates as they staged protests outside exam centres.
According to the details, PPSC posted the notice just 30 minutes before the start of the exam. The commission said the exam was cancelled due to “unavoidable circumstances”.
Candidates across the country came to give the exam despite the cold weather protested outside the centres and alleged that the exams for tehsildar were cancelled after a paper was leaked.
It is pertinent to mention here that almost 104,000 people had applied for the 58 posts of tehsildar and assistant collector.
A new date will be announced soon.