Anudeep Durishetty of Hyderabad topped civil service examination conducted by UPSC 2017. While the Telangana candidate topped the list, Anu Kumari from Sonipat Haryana came second, while Sachin Gupta stood third.
“This is my fifth attempt. I have failed thrice before, and the journey was not easy for me. However, I am now extremely happy with my achievement, and I am grateful to all the people who supported me through thick and thin,” Anudeep told media.
28-year-old Anudeep, who has served as an Indian Revenue Service (IRS) officer for two years, bagged the first rank in the civil services examination, preliminary examination for which was conducted on June 18 last year.
Talking about her achievement, an elated Anu said ensuring the safety of women in the country would be her top priority.
“My first preference is to be an Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer, as I would like to stay in India and serve the country. My top priority would be to tackle matters related to the safety of women in the country. I want all women across India to feel safe,” she said.
The Union Public Service Commission has declared final results of Civil Services Examination (CSE), 2017. A total of 990 candidates (750 men and 240 women) have been recommended by the Commission for appointment to various Services.
Anudeep Durishetty from Hyderabad has topped in the exam. Candidates who appeared in the written exam last year can check the details and the respective results through the official site of UPSC at upsc.gov.in.
Based on the results of the written part of held by the Union Public Service Commission in October-November, 2017 and the interviews for Personality Test held in February-April, 2018, as many as 990 names were recommended for appointment to various services.
Following is the break-up:
( incl. 08 PH-1, 05 PH-2 &
08 PH-3 )
( incl. 01 PH-1, 02 PH-2 &
( incl. Nil PH-1, 01 PH-2 &
(incl. 09 PH-1, 08 PH-2 &
In accordance with Rule 16 (4) & (5) of the Civil Services Examination Rules 2017, the Commission is maintaining a consolidated Reserve List of candidates as under:
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. The number of vacancies reported by the Government to be filled are as under:
|Central Services Group ‘A’||294||152||83||36||565|
|Group ‘B’ Services||57||26||25||13||121|
* includes 29 PH vacancies (09 PH-1, 08 PH-2 & 12 PH-3)
The candidature of 59 recommended candidates with following Roll Nos. is provisional :
Result of two candidates has been withheld.
UPSC has a “Facilitation Counter” near Examination Hall in its campus. Candidates can obtain any information / clarification regarding their examinations / recruitments on the working days between 10:00 hours to 17:00 hours in person or over telephone Nos. 23385271 / 23381125 / 23098543. Result will also be available on the U.P.S.C. website i.e. http//www.upsc.gov.in. Marks will be available on the website within 15 days from the date of declaration of Result.
Shri Durishetty Anudeep (Roll No. 156266) has topped the Civil Services Examination, 2017. He belongs to OBC category. He qualified the examination with Anthropology as his optional subject. hHe has graduated with BE (Electronics & Instrumentation) degree from BITS, Pilani.
Ms. Anu Kumari (Roll No. 48547) is the topper among the female candidates securing an overall Second rank. She has graduated with BSc (Hons) in Physics from Delhi University and has done MBA (Finance & Marketing) from IMT, Nagpur.
The top 25 candidates comprise of 17 men and 08 women.
Educational qualification-wise the top 25 candidates are from Engineering; Sciences; Anthropology; Management; Law; Mathematics; Medical and Commerce background graduating from premier Institutions of the country such as IITs, NIT, NLU, BITS Pilani, NSIT, DU, Mumbai University, PEC, ICAI, Pune University, etc.
Optional subjects of the top 25 candidates in the examination ranged from Anthropology, Commerce & Accountancy, Economics, Geography, Law, Maths, Physics, Political Science & International Relations, Sociology, and Malayalam Literature.
The recommended candidates also include 29 Physically Disabled persons (09 Orthopedically Handicapped; 08 Visually Challenged and 12 Hearing Impaired).
Ms. Saumya Sharma (Roll No. 3674), a Physically Disabled person, with hearing impairment, has secured an overall Ninth Rank.
The Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2017 was conducted on 18th June, 2017. 9,57,590 candidates applied for this examination, out of which 4,56,625 candidates actually appeared. 13,366 candidates qualified for appearance in the Written (Main) Examination held in October – November, 2017. Of them, 2568 candidates qualified for the Personality Test conducted in February – April, 2018.
Minister of State in PMO, Dr Jitendra Singh has congratulated Anudeep Durishetty from Hyderabad for topping Civil Services Exam. In a tweet, Dr Jitendra Singh said, “Congratulations Anudeep Durishetty from Hyderabad for topping Civil Services Exam. Proud to share that DoPT, in keeping with a tradition started 3 years ago, plans to felicitate the first 20 toppers over a cup of tea on 1st May.”