Pic: Durishetty Anudeep
NEW DELHI: Union Public Service Commission on Friday evening released the final result of Civil Services Exam 2017 on its official website. Hyderabad candidate Anudeep Durishetty topped the list.
Anu Kumari secured the second rank, while Sachin Gupta occupied the third spot.
Anudeep, hailing from Metpally of Jagityal district, is the son of Durishetty Manohar, an additional assistant engineer, and Durishetty Jyothy, a homemaker. The family currently resides in Adarsh Nagar of Metpally.
Anudeep did his schooling in Sri Suryodaya High School and intermediate in Sri Chaitanya Junior College. He completed his BTech from BITS Pilani, Rajasthan, in Electronics and Instrumentation in 2011.
He is a 2013-batch Indian Revenue Services officer, posted with the Customs and Central Excise. Anudeep was awarded the best officer trainee in the IRS batch during the weapons training programme at NISA Hyderabad. His interest lies in football and Artificial Intelligence.
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 (i) Indian Administrative Service, Indian Foreign Service, Indian Police Service and Central Services, Group ‘A’ and Group ‘B’.
The UPSC Main exam was conducted on October 28, 2017.
The UPSC examination was held to recruit 980 posts of Indian nationals in Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS), Indian Police Service (IPS) and Central Services (Group A and Group B) and various other government departments. Out of 980 posts, 54 posts are reserved for reserved categories. The IAS PRE (CSAT) Exam was held on 18 June 2017.
Candidates who appeared in the written examination last year can check the details and the respective results through the official site of UPSC at upsc.gov.in.