The Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) on Thursday announced the result
of Odisha Civil Service Examination 2015. As many as 670 candidates have cleared
the final round of the test conducted in two phases.
While at least 1,306 candidates had appeared at the personal interview,
Sourav Das from Betnoti area in Mayurbhanj district has topped the examination
conducted for recruitment into top administrative cadre service of the State.
After qualifying for the main examination conducted for different cadres of
posts, including Odisha Administrative Service (OAS), Odisha Police Service
(OPS), Odisha Cooperative Service (OCS) and Odisha Taxation and Account Service
(OTAS), as many as 1,341 candidates were called for appearing for viva voce
An engineering graduate from Bhubaneswar-based Institute of Technical
Education and Research (ITER), Sourav though selected for a job in WIPRO,
decided to go for civil services instead of trying his luck in the IT world.