UPSC Civil Services Prelims Exam 2020: New examination dates
New Delhi : The new dates for the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) prelims 2020 examination will be announced on June 5. “Taking notice of the extension of several restrictions, the commission decided that it will not be possible to resume examinations and interviews, for the present,” a statement issued by the UPSC on Wednesday read.
“With a view to giving some clarity to candidates of various examinations and interviews, which have been deferred over the last two months, the commission will issue a revised schedule of examinations in its next meeting to be held on June 5, 2020,” it added.
The candidates who have applied for the examination must keep a check on the official website for all kind of updates.
As per previous dates, the UPSC Civil Services preliminary examination was slated to be held on May 31, 2020. However, the exam were postponed in light of the Coronavirus pandemic.
On May 15, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) had announced results of various written exams. Overall, results of seven written exams, for a combined 136 vacancies, were announced. These were Examiner of Trade Marks and Geographical Indications (65); Deputy Central Intelligence Officer (Technical), IB (27); Joint Assistant Director, Directorate of Coordination Police Wireless (13); Company Prosecutor in Ministry of Corporate Affairs (11+5); Senior Examiner of Trade Marks and Geographical Indications (10) and Assistant Legal Adviser in Enforcement Directorate (five).