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Selection for Central Services

Selection for Central Services Baldev R Sharma IN its meeting held at New Delhi on October 30, 197ft, the Union Cabinet decided to remove the language curbs hitherto in force for Central examinations. The new selection policy for Central services, according to the press reports, lays down that (a) the civil services will henceforth have a preliminary qualifying examination; (b) only those qualifying in the preliminary examination will appear at the main examination; and (c) candidates appearing in the main examination will be free to answer their question papers (except for the English and the language papers) in English or any other language listed in the Eighth Schedule.

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