- Jagrati Awasthi bagged the second position in Civil Services Exam 2020.
- A total of 761 candidates have cleared Civil Services Exam 2020.
- Results are available on the official UPSC website at upsc.gov.in
New Delhi: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) on Friday (September 24) announced the final results of Civil Services Examination, 2020. Around 761 candidates have been recommended for appointment. Candidates can check their scores on the official UPSC website at upsc.gov.in.
Shubham Kumar bagged the top position, while Jagrati Awasthi and Ankita Jain secured the second and third ranks respectively in the Civil Services Exam 2020. Kumar graduated in B Tech (Civil Engineering) from IIT Bombay. Jagrati Awasthi, who is the topper among women, graduated in B Tech (Electrical Engineering) from MANIT Bhopal.
Out of the 761 candidates who have cleared the Civil Services Exam 2020, 545 are men and 216 women candidates.
“The top 25 candidates comprise 13 men and 12 women. The recommended candidates also include 25 persons with Benchmark Disability (07 Orthopedically Handicapped, 04 Visually Challenged, 10 Hearing Impaired & 04 Multiple Disabilities),” UPSC said.
Ria Dabi, sister of Tina Dabi scored rank 15 in the civil service exams. Tina Dabi had bagged AIR 1 in 2015 UPSC exam.
The UPSC conducts the civil service exam in three stages — preliminary, main and interview.
A total of 180 candidates will be shortlisted for the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) post, 36 for Indian Foreign Service (IFS), 200 for Indian Police Service (IPS) posts. The recommendations will be made to the IAS, IFS, IPS and Central Services, Group ‘A’ and Group ‘B’.
As per UPSC notification, “Appointment to the various services will be made according to the number of vacancies available with due consideration to the provisions contained in the rules for the examination.