UPSC Topper Success Story:
Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the result of one of the toughest examinations of the country i.e., the UPSC Result 2020. Out of the lakhs of students that appeared for the UPSC exam, only 761 candidates passed the exam. Shubham Kumar, a resident of Katihar, Bihar, has secured the AIR 1 in the UPSC Result 2020. So, in this article further, let’s know more about the UPSC topper Shubham Kumar success story.
The 24-year-old Shubham Kumar from Bihar started his UPSC preparation in 2018. Shubham Kumar is currently undergoing training at the Indian Defense Accounts Services in Pune. Shubham secured got 290th rank in the UPSC exam last year and was selected for Indian Defense Accounts Services.
Shubham Kumar completed his engineering studies in the year 2018. Shubham Kumar is a graduate of Civil Engineering from IIT Mumbai. For the first time in 2018, he appeared for the Civil Services Examination, however, was not successful.
In 2019, Shubham cracked the UPSC exam in his first attempt and secured 290th rank. Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has also congratulated Shubham on his great success. Nitish Kumar wrote- Congratulations and best wishes to Shri Shubham Kumar of Bihar for securing the first position in the UPSC Civil Services Examination. Wishing him a bright future.
It must be noted that Shubham Kumar pursued his Class 10th from Vidya Vihar Residential School, Purnea, and passed 12th from Chinmaya Vidyalaya, Bokaro. Shubham's father is working as a manager in Uttar Bihar Gramin Bank. While addressing the media, Shubham said that he did not expect that he would top this exam.