PM congratulates youngsters who cleared civil services exam


New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday congratulated all candidates who successfully cleared the Civil Services Examination 2019.

For those who couldn’t crack the exam, he said the life is full of several opportunities and wished them luck for their future endeavours.

“Congratulations to all the bright youngsters who have successfully cleared the Civil Services Examination, 2019! An exciting and satisfying career of public service awaits you. My best wishes!” Modi tweeted.

“For those youngsters who did not get the desired result in the Civil Services Examination, 2019, I would like to tell them- life is full of several opportunities. Each and every one of you is hardworking and diligent. Best wishes for all your future endeavours,” he said in another tweet.

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) announced the results of Civil Services Examination 2019 earlier today.

All 829 selected candidates will be appointed to Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS), Indian Police Service (IPS), and Central Services, Group ‘A’ and Group ‘B’.

Pradeep Singh topped the examination followed by Jatin Kishore and Pratibha Verma.

The candidature of 66 recommended candidates is “provisional” while the result of 11 candidates has been “withheld”, stated the press note issued by the Press Information Bureau (PIB).

The result of the Civil Services Examination, 2019 is subject to changes, if any, that may be necessitated by the orders that may be passed by the Courts in matters pending before them, it added. (ANI)