As many as 26 from Odisha, including Divyajyoti Parida, ranked 26th in the
country, cleared the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Civil Services
Examination-2015, the results of which were announced today.
Delhi girl Tina Dabi is the all-India topper while Aamir ul Shari Khan Akhtar
and Jasmeet Singh Sandhu have secured second and third positions respectively.
Among the 26 successful candidates from Odisha are
All India Rank
Himadri Bhusan Biswal
Ashish Kumar Senapati
Kaustuva Dipta Pany
Dipak Kumar Murmu
A total of 1078 candidates cleared the ICS examinations of
which 180 have qualified for Indian Administrative Service (IAS), 150 for Indian
Police Service (IPS) and 45 for Indian Foreign Service (IFS). The remaining 703
candidates have qualified for Central Services, Group ‘A’ and Group ‘B’.
Out of a total of 1078 successful candidates, 499 candidates are from General
Category, 314 OBCs, 76 SCs and 89 are from ST category.