Former IAS officer Alka Sirohi has been appointed as chairman of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). President Pranab Mukherjee has appointed Sirohi to perform the duties of the post of the chairman, UPSC, with effect from September 21, anorder issued by Department of Personnel and Training.
The Union Public Service Commission is India’s central agency authorised to conduct the Civil Services Examination, Indian Forest Service examination, Engineering Services Examination, Combined Defence Services Examination, National Defence Academy Examination, Naval Academy Examination, and Central Armed Police Forces(Assistant Commandant) Examination.
So let’s discuss some questions related to this post:
1. Expand the term UPSC?
2. Who is the President of India?
3. Name the person, who has been appointed as chairman of UPSC?
Source – Business Standard