A total of 362 of them were selected and about 5,000 were found ineligible, the police said. (Agencies)
Some of these 5,000 candidates while returning home created a ruckus at the railway platforms, bus stations and streets of the city, they said.
They travelled in auto-rickshaws and buses without paying the fare and also pelted stones on roadways buses, the police said. The accused looted railway vendors and stopped Durg Express, Bagh Express and Varanasi-Gorakhpur Intercity trains on Cantt Railway station in a bid to board them, railway sources said.
They also stopped Shaheed Express at the Cantt railway station for hours, the sources said. Policemen and RPF jawans controlled the mob and got the train moving. The railway is trying to identify the miscreants through CCTV footage, a railway spokesman said.
"The guilty will be punished once the identification is established," he added.
A total of 362 of them were selected and about 5,000 were found ineligible, the police said.