Bhubaneswar, April 6 (Local Wire): A total of 16 candidates from Odisha have cleared the UPSC civil services (main) exam 2018.
Among candidates from Odisha, Anya Das rank (60), Soumya Ranjan Rout (118) and Upasana Mohapatra (119) have
topped the list with a ranking of 150.
Other include Jubin Mohapatra (235), Nabal Jena (350) of Kantabanji, Sourav Mishra (357), Prasant Mishra (367), Somalin Subhadarshini (500), Suvendu Kumar Patra (456), Sudhansu Nayak (500), Dipak Kumar Mishra (526), Sanjay Sahu (526), Debraj Das (529), Sidharth Gauttam (538), Somananda Sahoo (554), Rakesh Kumar Sahoo (627) and Bibhuti Bhusan Nayak (759).
UPSC will recommend 759 candidates (577 men and 182 women) for appointment to various services like IAS, IPS, IFS, etc after a final round of interview.
Last year, 1,994 candidates had cleared the written exam from a total 4,93,972 participants.