The Baswan committee is thought to have endorsed discount in top age restriction of 32 years to seem within the civil offerings examination

Baswan committee submitted its report to the authorities on 11 August, 2016.
Sushil Kumar/Hindustan instances New Delhi: The Centre has refused to percentage a record of Baswan committee, that has advised adjustments in civil services exam pattern.
The Union Public carrier fee (usa) had constituted the expert committee below the chairmanship of former human aid development secretary and retired IAS officer B S Baswan, to review the scheme of civil offerings exam, in August closing year.


Replying to an RTI question, the department of personnel and schooling (DoPT) stated that the document of Baswan committee has been submitted to the government on eleven August 2016. “No similarly data unique in your query may be shared at this degree,” it stated.

The DoPT became asked to give copy of the record and information of action being taken on it. The committee is thought to have encouraged reduction in top age restriction of 32 years to appear within the civil offerings examination, legitimate assets stated.

Lakhs of aspirants appear inside the civil services examination carried out annually by united states in 3 tiers—preliminary, principal and interview—to choose officers for Indian Administrative service (IAS), Indian overseas provider (IFS) and Indian Police service (IPS), amongst others.

The Baswan committee has examined the plan of exam, range of papers, their structure and length, marking scheme, weightage of marks and gadget of evaluation among others, the resources stated.

As per existing norms a candidate should have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 32 years to appear in the examination. The upper age restriction is in addition extendable for applicants belonging to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, other Backward instructions, and those who had commonly been domiciled in Jammu and Kashmir at some stage in the duration from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 1989. PTI