IIT Bombay’s B.Tech graduate Kanishk Kataria hails to Rajasthan,topped Union Public Service Commissions Civil Service examination 2018,in the results published on Friday.
Sruthi Jayant Deshmukh is the topper among women candidates securing fifth rank.
In a statement, the UPSC announced a total of 759 candidates (577 men and 182 women) have been recommended by the Commission for appointment to various services like IAS,IPS,IFS etc.
The Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination was conducted in June.More than 10 lakh candidates applied for this examination this year and only about 5 lakh candidates appeared for it.Among this, 10,468 candidates qualified for the Written (Main) Examination which was held in September- October, 2018.A total of 1994 candidates were qualified the personality test conducted this year.
The recommended candidates also include 36 Persons with Benchmark Disability (11 Orthopedically Handicapped; 12 Visually Challenged, 11 Hearing Impaired & 02 Multiple Disability).