Boy from J&K’s Bharot village secures AIR-388 in UPSC after cracking NEET and JKAS exams – Roshan Kashmir

Rajouri, April 21: Ghulam Maya Din, who hails from Bharot, a remote hilly area of ​​Pirpanjal of Thanamandi tehsil, Rajouri district in Jammu and Kashmir, has secured an AIR 388 in the recently announced UPSC CSE 2023.

Earlier, he had cracked NEET and studied medicine at Government Medical College Jammu before taking the Jammu and Kashmir Administrative Service (JKAS) exams.

Ghulam Maya Din expressed happiness and said, “People are happy with my success and giving blessings. Many people consider my achievement as their own. They celebrate and become a part of my success. I am very grateful to them all.”

He also advised UPSC aspirants to avoid distractions and stay focused on their goals.

Ghulam Din said: “Students should avoid distractions, use social media wisely and maintain focus and curiosity. If you can keep your distractions aside and stay focused, then you can excel in the UPSC CSE exam, which is considered to be one of the toughest exams in the country.”

Talking about his UPSC journey, Din said, “In my initial days, I was not interested in this exam. I didn’t know how to read newspapers… I had some knowledge of humanities or general knowledge. So it took me some time. I believe it takes 1.5 to 2 years of preparation to reach that level where you can compete with your peers.”

“I was sick and missed the opportunity during the time of Covid-19. Moreover, last year I could not find my name due to lack of time during the main exam,” he told ANI.

Speaking about his goals and vision, Din said: “If given the opportunity, I will do my best to ensure that government policies and schemes reach the beneficiaries in a transparent and better manner. This is the only thing I will strive for. If I get a chance to make some policy later, I would like to offer some ideas that are on my mind…’

Earlier, Manoj Sinha, LG of Jammu & Kashmir, congratulated all the aspirants from J&K who cleared the exams.

“Warmest congratulations to Anmol Rathore (AIR:7) and all the aspirants from J&K who cleared UPSC CSE-2023. Your remarkable achievements will inspire the youth of J&K. Best wishes to all the successful candidates,” Manoj Sinha said in a post on X.

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) announced the results for the Civil Services Exam on April 16. A total of 1,016 candidates cleared the exam and have been recommended for various government services, the UPSC said.

The Civil Services Exam is conducted annually in three phases: preliminary, main and interview. – by the UPSC to select officers from the Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS) and Indian Police Service (IPS), among others.–(ANI)