Civil Services exam topper Kerala girl marks female domination on top jobs for third successive year

For results, candidates can check UPSC website www.upsc.gov.in
or call 011- 23385271, 23381125, 23098543 on working day between 10 am to 5 pm for further information

New Delhi/May 3
With Haritha V Kumar topping the coveted Civil Services exam 2012, the Kerala girl makes it third successive year of female domination on the most sought after jobs in India. Furthermore, top positions in Schedule Caste (SC) and Schedule Tribe (ST) categories are also secured by female candidates.
Presently a probationary officer with Indian Revenue Service, the Kerala girl Haritha V Kumar who holds a Bachelor of Technology (Electronics and Communication) degree from Kerala University, made it to the top in her fourth attempt.
The second spot in Civil Services exam has been secured by V Sriram, a graduate in Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from Kerala University while third place has also been held by a female candidate, Stuti Charan who had completed graduation in Science from Jodhpur University and Post Graduate Diploma in Personnel and Marketing Management from the Indian Institute of Planning and Management (IIPM) New Delhi.
Earlier in 2011 Civil Services exams, Shena Aggarwal, an MBBS from AIIMS had topped the exams while the 2010 exams were topped by S Divyadharshini, a Chennai-based law graduate.
Union Service Public has selected 998 candidates, 753 male and 245 female for Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS) and Indian Police Service (IPS) among others against 1091 advertised vacancies in central government.
The results are available on UPSC website www.upsc.gov.in or candidates can call 011- 23385271, 23381125, 23098543 on working day between 10 am to 5 pm for further information.