The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) announced the results of the civil services exam 2021 on Monday, May 30, 2022, with Shruti Sharma, Ankita Agarwal, and Gamini Singla taking first, second, and third rank, respectively. It reported that 685 people had cleared the prestigious exam, but it did not provide any other information about the candidates who had qualified.
According to the Commission, 244 of the successful candidates are from the general category, 73 from the Economically Weaker Sections, 203 from Other Backward Classes, 105 from Scheduled Castes, and 60 from Scheduled Tribes.
The UPSC conducts the civil services examination in three parts – preliminary, main, and interview – every year to select officers for the Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS), and Indian Police Service (IPS), among others. The written or main part of the exam took place in January 2022, and the interviews took place in April and May of this year, according to the announcement. 80 candidates’ candidature are provisional, and one candidate’s result has been withheld. Aishwarya Verma came in fourth place, and Utkarsh Dwivedi came in fifth, according to the report.
“UPSC has a ‘facilitation counter’ near examination hall in its campus. Candidates can obtain any information / clarification regarding their examinations / recruitment on the working days between 10:00 hours to 17:00 hours in person or over telephone nos. 23385271/23381125 /23098543,” according to the Commission. “Within 15 days of the date of result declaration, marks will be published on the website,” it stated.