Shillong boy Ankur Das clears UPSC


Ankur Das , a resident of Jail Road locality  in Shillong  has secured 52nd rank in the civil services examination. He is the lone successful UPSC aspirant from the hill state.

Das cleared the UPSC examination in his fifth attempt.

After completing his schooling from St Edmund’s, Shillong, Das completed his higher education from Army Public School, Shillong before moving to Delhi to pursue his degree.

Congratulating Ankur, Chief Minister Conrad Sangma tweets, “Congratulations to Ankur Das of #Meghalaya for securing the 52nd rank in the #UPSC Civil Services Examination, 2021

Congratulations also to everyone who cleared the exam. I wish these young Indians the best as they set out in their administrative careers to serve the nation.”

Meanwhile, congratulating Das, Education Minister Lahkmen Rymbui wrote, “Congratulations Mr Ankur Das for securing in the #UPSCCivilServices Exam 2021. Wishing you a good health & give you wisdom in the service of the nation in the years to come. May you inspire the youth of Meghalaya so that more will be successful in their career.”