New Delhi: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Wednesday declared the results of the 2016 Civil Services examinations based on the written tests followed by personal interviews. Ten Muslims have figured in top 100 recommended for different civil services posts in India.
The results are now online and can be accessed on UPSC portal.
According to the list of the successful candidates released by the UPSC, among the 10 Muslims who figured top 100 are BILAL MOHI UD DIN BHAT (Rank 10), MUZAMMIL KHAN (Rank 22), SHAIKH TANVEER ASIF (Rank 25), HAMNA MARIYAM B A (Rank 28), ZAFFAR IQBAL (Rank 39) and RIZWANBASHA SHAIK (Rank 48).
Other four Muslims who are among top 100 include SHEIK ABDUL RAHAMAN S (Rank 62), TANAI SULTANIA (Rank 63), ARIF AHSAN (Rank 74) and SYEED FAKHRUDIN HAMID (Rank 86).
Nandini KR of Karnataka is the topper whereas Anmol Sher Singh Bedi and Gopalkrishna Ronanki came second and third respectively.
Based on the results of the written part of Civil Services Examination, 2016 held by the Union Public Service Commission in December, 2016 and the interviews for Personality Test held in March-May, 2017, a total number of 1099 candidates have been recommended for appointment, a government release said.
The candidates have been recommended for appointment to different posts including Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS), Indian Police Service (IPS) and Central Services, Group ‘A’ and Group ‘B’, the release said.
The appointment to different posts are based on the rank obtained by a candidate and according to the number of vacancies available with due consideration to the provisions contained in the Rules for the Examination, the UPSC said.