The preliminary exam of the Mixed State/Higher Subordinate Providers, generally referred to as as PCS, was held at 1,241 centres throughout 51 districts of the state by Uttar Pradesh Public Service Fee (UPPSC) on Sunday.
A complete of 60.99% of the entire registered candidates appeared within the first session whereas the second session noticed the attendance of 60.37% of the entire registered candidates, stated UPPSC officers.
“The entire variety of registered candidates for the recruitment exam was 5,65,459 out of whom 3,44,877 (60.99%) appeared within the first session. Likewise, within the second session, 3,41,392 (60.37%) of the entire candidates had been current,” UPPSC secretary Vinod Kumar Gaur knowledgeable media individuals.
In Prayagraj, out of 34,464 registered aspirants, 23,852 appeared within the first session (69.21%) whereas 23,516 appeared within the second session (68.23%), he added.
PCS(Prelim)-2023 was performed underneath CCTV surveillance throughout the state for which the UPPSC had made elaborative preparations.
This examination was held to replenish 173 posts. There have been two query papers of 200 marks every. Sector magistrates had been posted in each district. Members of the fee had been additionally appointed to conduct the examination and officers of the fee additionally remained deployed as observers.
The district administration, Prayagraj, too had made preparations for which town was divided into 4 zones and 25 sectors, with ADM-ranked officers posted as zonal magistrates and SDM-ranked officers, tehsildars and district-level officers as sector magistrates. As many as 75 examination facilities had been arrange within the metropolis.