While agreeing to hear the 17 UPSC aspirants' plea, Justice Chandra Dhari Singh said merely asking for the publishing of the answer key does not amount to interference in the process of recruitment.
The current process is highly competitive that assesses a candidate’s academic prowess.
The court observed that it was not for it to examine or question the wisdom of the panel of experts that prepared the question paper and re-assess the relative merit of the questions.
The authority will also take up matters related to complaints against some officials of the Forensic Science Laboratory and capacity building of the civil servants.
Praxis, a coaching centre for civil service aspirants in Villupuram, has become a household name in the district, not just for coaching offered at a bare minimum fee, but also for its library.
With 70 per cent of recruits coming from tech streams, the parliamentary committee has recommended a comprehensive reevaluation of the recruitment procedures.
Hailing from Padanpur village in Keonjhar district, Bhagirathi cleared the OCS exam in his second attempt.
Tarun’s perseverance helped him crack the tough exam in his third attempt.
The ordinance has become a prestige issue for both sides. The bill is on the government's agenda this week in both Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha.
Sanjay Kumar, a student of his, currently posted as assistant archeologist, ASI, Patna circle, said that he is grateful to Singh for helping him in preparations for competitive examinations.
He also said that the meeting could take place as per the schedule, without Kejriwal’s presence. However, the meeting was not held, officials confirmed.
The petitioners earlier told the court they will not press at this stage their prayers to quash the UPSC civil services preliminary examination for this year.
In a note issued last week, the department said that it had taken serious note of political references and other influences being used in the service matter and violation of CCS Conduct Rules.
The NCCSA comprises the CM as chairperson, with the chief secretary and principal secretary (home) as members. It was bestowed with powers to take decisions by a simple majority.
No immediate reaction was available from the offices of the Lt Governor or the chief secretary.
For someone who initially wanted to be a teacher, Gokul’s shift toward civil service was driven by the 2018 Kerala floods.