The police claimed to have arrested as many as 18 imposters for appearing in typing test for patwari posts in place of the candidates.
According to the police, the imposters were identified through the biometric system. 11 of them were taken into custody during the test in Sahiwal while seven others were arrested in Chichawatni.
Sources said that imposters had taken Rs0.5 million from each candidate to get them passed in the recruitment test.
Last year on October 7, the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) had initiated a probe into the alleged forged recruitments via Sindh Public Service Commission (SPSC) in at least three provincial departments under Sindh government.