Merging UPSC 2020 cycle with subsequent 12 months is unimaginable as a result of yearly the coaching has to be accomplished and all of the candidates need to be posted at their respective locations. Those who’re suggesting the merger of UPSC 2020 with 2021 cycle, will not be conscious how does the federal government operate. In view of the already delayed examination schedule, additional postponement of the Civil Services Prelims examination will alter the Mains and subsequent interview. The new date will result in repercussions throughout. Due to the pandemic, candidates must be cautious, observe the security measures whereas showing for the examination. The pandemic nonetheless looming giant and substantial enchancment in Covid-19 is nowhere within the sight quickly. Thus, going forward with October Four schedule would be applicable.
– JK Dadoo, retired IAS officer
Postponement will jeopardise UPSC examination
Covid-19 undoubtedly is the largest disruption in latest human reminiscence. Millions have taken the danger of their lives and well being and continued their completely different private and non-private companies. Young girls and boys, nonetheless of their teenagers, have appeared in JEE Main and gearing up for different examinations. Any postponement or suspension of examinations would jeopardise the already delayed schedule of the UPSC. All critical college students, their dad and mom and academics are eagerly ready for October 4, the day fastened for Civil Services ( Prelims) examination in 2020. All SOPs would be sincerely carried out throughout your complete course of the examination. After all, that is additionally a take a look at of India’s paperwork.
– Tanvir Zafar Ali, retired IAS officer, director RCA, Jamia Millia Islamia
Merger with 2021 will not be sensible
Merging UPSC 2020 with 2021 cycle will virtually not be attainable as a result of host of causes corresponding to age standards for aspirants, limiting a possibility for these whose final try ends this 12 months. However, in view of the pandemic, the UPSC can think about additional postponement of the examination by a month. Some of the aspirants, who went again to their native locations after the Covid-19, are struggling to get the required supplies corresponding to books and distinguished newspapers to arrange for the examination. Getting sure newspapers bodily or digitally continues to be a problem in distant areas as a result of transport and web velocity points, respectively.
– Yadvendra Singh Bais,UPSC aspirant, Rae Bareilley
Will result in anxiousness amongst candidates
Recently, the federal government company has easily carried out JEE (Main) and NEET-UG 2020, so going forward with the Prelims won’t be a problem. Further postponement of the examination will result in anxiousness amongst candidates who’ve been making ready for the examination. The examination is simply 20 days away so it’s higher to give attention to final-minute preparations to make sure higher efficiency. Reaching the examination centre can be troublesome for candidates. However, gradual reopening of public transport such because the metro in Delhi has introduced a sigh of reduction. There isn’t any certainty when would the pandemic ends. So, authorities ought to conduct the examination on October 4.
– Dibyanshu Bhardwaj, UPSC aspirant, Delhi