(NEWS) UPSC Topper Anmol Sher Singh Bedi gets Rs 1 Crore from
SGPC gives Rs 1 lakh award to UPSC topper Bedi
The Shiromani Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee on Sunday awarded Rs one lakh to
Anmol Sher Singh Bedi for bagging the second rank in 2016 UPSC exams.
While honouring Bedi with a portrait of the Golden Temple, SGPC president
Kirpal Singh Badungar said, he has set a precedent for others and is a source of
inspiration for others.
He said the award money would also boost the confidence of Bedi and other
Sikh candidates in the future.
In May, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) declared the final results
of the civil services examination 2016, with Bedi securing the second rank in
the prestigious all-India competition.
He has graduated in engineering from BITS, Pilani. — PTI
Courtesy : UPSC