Ranchi,July,27:Jharkhand Public service commission (JPSC) has decided to take 5th Civil services examination on CSAT pattern as Followed by the UPSC.
There will be two papers in the PT of 5th Civil services examination, each paper was having 200 marks and the stipulated time duration was 120 minutes for each.
Paper-I will hold 100 question from covering General Science, History of India including the Indian national movement, current events of national and international importance, Indian and world geography, and Indian polity and governance.
Paper-II will be the aptitude paper, will hold 80 question from General Mental Ability, Comprehension (General and English), Interpersonal and Communication Skills, Basic Numeracy, Decision-making and Problem-solving, Logical Reasoning and Analytical Ability.
This is the first strategic decision taken by the newly appointed chairman of JPSC Mr Shiv Basant.
The commission is facing wide spread criticism over the previous examination whose result is still pending.
Students are questioning over the capability of JPSC to conduct the examination successfully as they failed to give confidence in the past to the students.