Lok Sabha Speaker’s daughter selected for civil services

Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla’s daughter Anjali has been selected for civil services by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) which has launched a listing of 89 candidates on its reserve listing.

Anjali, who studied political science (honours) from Ramjas College right here, certified for the civil services examination 2019 in her first try.

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“I am very happy to get selected in this exam. I wanted to join the civil services to do something for the society as I always saw my father’s commitment towards the people of the country,” she informed PTI on Tuesday.

Anjali mentioned her elder sister Akansha, a chartered accountant, helped her in clearing the examination. “The credit for my success especially goes to my elder sister. She helped me a lot in preparing for the main examination,” she mentioned.

The civil services examination is performed yearly by the fee in three phases — preliminary, foremost and interview — to pick out officers for Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS) and Indian Police Service (IPS) amongst others.

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The results of the 2019 civil services examination was declared on August 4, 2020, recommending 829 candidates so as of benefit for appointment to IAS, IFS, IPS and different Group ‘A’ and Group ‘B’ central services in opposition to 927 vacancies.

The fee had on Monday advisable 89 candidates, includng Anjali, for totally different civil services from its reserve listing drawn on the premise of the 2019 civil services examination.


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