Who started civil service in India?

During the British raj, Warren Hastings laid the foundation of civil service and Charles Cornwallis reformed, modernised, and rationalised it. Hence, Charles Cornwallis is known as ‘the Father of civil service in India’. Cornwallis introduced two divisions of the Indian Civil service—covenanted and uncovenanted.

When did civil service started in India?

Following Lord Macaulay’s Report of the Select Committee of British Parliament, the concept of a merit based modern Civil Service in India was introduced in 1854.

Who started IAS exam in India?

Who was the first IAS? Pre-1947, the civil service was called Indian Civil Service (ICS) and Satyendranath Tagore was the first ICS officer.

Who was the first IAS officer in India?

Anna Rajam Malhotra (née George; 17 July 1927 – 17 September 2018) was an Indian Administrative Service officer.

Anna Rajam Malhotra
Born Anna Rajam GeorgeJuly 17, 1924 Niranam, Kerala, British India
Died September 17, 2018 (aged 91)
Nationality Indian
Spouse(s) R. N. Malhotra

Which state civil service is best?

States’ Performance in 2011-2015 – UPSC CSE

State No of selected IAS Officers during 2011-2015
Uttar Pradesh 118
Rajasthan 97
Tamil Nadu 90
Bihar 68

What is IAS salary?

According to the 7th Pay Commission, the basic salary of an IAS officer is Rs 56,100. Apart from the salary, an IAS officer is also given several other allowances, including Travel Allowance and Dearness Allowance. Reports state that the total salary of an IAS officer is more than Rs 1 lakh per month.

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Which degree is best for IAS?

To become an IAS Officer you need to be graduate from any recognized university. Now coming to your question most of the aspirants prefer humanities degree courses over any other courses due to the fact that it help them a lot during the preparations. You can do B.A, B.A Political science, B.A History etc.

Who is the youngest IAS officer in India?

But Ansar Sheikh is one such UPSC aspirant who managed to clear this examination in one go and with that, he became the youngest IAS officer in the country, being an IAS at the young age of 21 years old.

Who can suspend IAS officer?

3. Whether Central Government/ Ministries/ Departments are competent to suspend/ institute departmental proceedings against an IAS officer? The Government in connection with whose affairs, the officer was serving at the time of alleged misconduct.

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