Three examinees, including an IPS officer, were allegedly found using unfair means during the LLB third year paper of the Lucknow University here today, officials said.
Flying squad which paid a surprise check during the exam found three persons cheating, university officials said.
A hand written chit was found attached to the copy of IPS officer J P Singh, they said, adding a regional passport official was also among the three examinees found cheating.
When contacted, Singh said ,there was a heated exchange between him and the university staff who objected to his admit card.
"After this exchange it became an ego problem with them and they went ahead to make such an allegation against me," he claimed.