Diwakar Prasad main accused in the Bihar toppers scam was found dead under mysterious circumstances on Friday.
Diwakar Prasad was found dead on the road outside his house in Panchwati Nagar, Patna in Bihar. His family and friends claimed that he was murdered by police.
Prasad’s son Vicky alleged that his father was pushed from the rooftop by police. Police refuses the allegation said, Diwakar jumped off from the building after seeing that police has come to arrest him.
Cop had gone to Diwakar’s residence to arrest him as he was connected to Bihar Toppers Scam; he was alleged of supplying answer sheets of the Intermediate examination to Bihar School Examination Board.
Diwakar Prasad was an owner of printing press in Patna, which was earlier inspected by special investigative team.
Bihar topper scam 2016 is a corruption scam in Bihar that came into focus when the BSEB Arts and Humanities topper Ruby Rai, Science topper Saurabh Shrestha and third topper in Science stream Rahul Kumar were interviewed by television channels and they were not able to answer the basic questions which came as a shocking news for everyone.