The revised schedule of UPSC civil services preliminary examination will be uploaded on June 5, 2020, after assessing the situation. A notification regarding this was issued on the official website of UPSC on Wednesday.
The UPSC civil services preliminary examination 2020 was originally planned to be conducted on May 31 but had to be deferred due to the lockdown caused by Covid19 outbreak in the country. In a press release issued on May 4, the commission had announced its decision to defer the civil services preliminary examination 2020.
The fresh date for Prelims was to be announced on May 20, but the commission has again postponed its decision on issuing a fresh date.
Candidates can check the revised dates for the exam online after they are released on June 5 at upsc.gov.in.
Every year more than seven lakh candidates register for the UPSC prelims and it is considered one of India’s most coveted examinations. This year 10 lakh aspirants have registered for the UPSC prelims examination.
The civil services examination is conducted by the Union Public Service Commission every year to select candidates for IAS, IFS, IPS, and various other posts.