M’laya youth bags 1043rd spot

Delhi girl tops civil services exam

Tina Dabi who secured the first rank in the Civil Services Exams 2015 is greeted by her mother at her residence in New Delhi on Tuesday. (PTI)

SHILONG:  A youth from Meghalaya Dukini Kyndiah has cleared the Civil Services (Main) Examination 2015 conducted by Union Public Service Commission, results of which were declared on Tuesday.
Kyndiah, secured 1043th position out of the total 1078 successful candidates in the Civil Service Examination to fill up vacancies in the Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS), Indian Police Service (IPS), and Central Services- Groups A and B.
PTI adds from Delhi: Delhi girl Tina Dabi has topped the 2015 civil services examination, while railway officer Athar Aamir Ul Shafi Khan from Jammu and Kashmir has got second rank.
Besides them, Delhi-based Jasmeet Singh Sandhu, an Indian Revenue Service officer, has secured third position.
Topping the list in her first attempt, a beaming 22-year-old Tina, who graduated from Lady Shri Ram College of Delhi said, “It is indeed a proud moment for me”.
23-year-old Athar, who hails from Anantnag in South Kashmir, got through the test in his second attempt.
In his first attempt in 2014, he had got Indian Railway Traffic Service (IRTS) and is presently undergoing training in Indian Railways Institute of Transport Management, Lucknow.