Peerzada Sayeed

  • J&K examgate: Oppn demand Peerzada's removal February 9, 2012

    New Delhi: There are growing voices of protest in Jammu and Kashmir against Education Minister Peerzada Sayeed after it was alleged that board officials helped his son pass his class 10 exam in 2009. The opposition is aggressively demanding Sayeed's removal. Independent MLA Engineer Rashid said, "I think the CM shouldnt...
  • J&K examgate: Minister's son excels, Oppn fumes February 3, 2012

    New Delhi: The protests over Kashmir's examgate scandal hit another high on Friday after the state Education Minister's son scored a distinction in his Class XII exam. Peerzada Sayeed's son, Imam Sauban, had allegedly passed his Class X exam two years ago with help from Board of School Education officials. Imam has...
  • Tainted J&K minister's son scores distinction February 3, 2012

    Srinagar: Tainted Jammu and Kashmir Education Minister Peerzada Sayeed's son has passed his class 10 board exam with distinction. The Board of School Education officials had allegedly helped him write the exam and then hushed up the matter. Protests had erupted with the Opposition calling for Sayeed's resignation and blaming...
  • J&K minister under fire for cheating in son's exam February 2, 2012

    Srinagar: Trouble continues for Jammu and Kashmir senior Congress leader and Education Minister Peerzada Sayeed. Crime Branch raids at the State Board of School Education have revealed more documents indicating that board officials helped his son to pass class 10 exam. A newspaper in Srinagar on Monday carried the facsimile of...
  • J&K Education Minister cheated for son's exam? January 30, 2012

    Srinagar: In a major embarrassment for senior Congress leader and Education Minister Peerzada Sayeed, a local newspaper on Monday carried the facsimile of an answer sheet in two handwritings alleging that part of it had been written by an education official to help his son pass the secondary school...
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