The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) announced the results of the Civil Services Examination 2014 today. Top 3 Slots have been bagged by women.- Ira Singhal, Renu Raj, Nidhi Gupta.
Ira Singhal of Delhi has topped the examination. Ira, who is physically challenged, is an Indian Revenue Service (Customs and Central Excise) officer.Ira topped the exam in general category despite being physically handicapped.
1,236 candidates had cleared the test and were recommended for appointment to the Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS), Indian Police Service (IPS) and various Central services.
Besides 590 candidates from the general category, the test was cleared by 354 candidates from Other Backward Classes, 194 from Scheduled Castes and 98 from Scheduled Tribes.
The result of one candidate was withheld, according to the official announcement from the UPSC.
This was the first time that the UPSC declared the final results within four days of the closing date for the personality tests or interviews.
UPSC conducts civil services examination every year in three stages – preliminary, mains and interviews