Bhubaneswar: Results of the Odisha Civil Services Examination-2019 were today announced by the Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) on its website– www.opsc.gov.in.
A total of 153 candidates have been recommended by the commission for appointment in Group-A and Group-B categories.
Aswini Kumar Panda has topped the examination while there are 3 women in the Top 10.
There were vacancies of 30 posts in OAS, 9 posts in OFS, OPS-7, OCS-5, ORS (Group-B) 82 and OT & AS-20. OPSC has recommended 153 candidates.
As many as 20 SC, 24 ST, 40 SEBC and remaining 69 candidates from unreserved category have qualified in the exam.
As many as 47719 applications were received for OCS examination 2019. A total out of which 25780 took the Preliminary Examination held on March 15 last year. 1880 candidates qualified for written examination and out of them 1610 wrote the examination which was held in December.
As many as 307 candidates were called for interview, which was held spreading over 9 days beginning from 22 September till 5 October.