Cuttack: Aswini Kumar Panda has topped the Odisha Civil Service Examination-2019.
Bringing an end to the long wait by candidates, the Odisha Public Service Commission has published Odisha Civil Service Examination- 2019 results here on 8 October, 2021.
This was delayed due to Covid Pandemic, which adversely affected the schedule.
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.
While Mr.Panda has topped the list of successful candidates, three women candidates are in top ten.
As many as 47719 applications were received for OCS examination.
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 2020.
307 candidates were called for interview, which was held spreading over 9 days beginning from 22 September till 5 October.