upsc civil services notification 2018 upsc

upsc civil services notification 2018 upsc 

Historical background

upsc civil services Indianization of the superior Civil Services became one of the major demands of the political movement compelling the British Indian Government to consider setting up of a Public Service Commission for recruitment to its services in the territory.

The first public service commission was set up on October 1st, 1926. However, its limited advisory functions failed to satisfy the people’s aspirations and the continued stress on this aspect by the leaders of our freedom movement resulted in the setting up of the Federal Public Service Commission under the Government of India Act 1935.

Under this Act, for the first time, provision was also made for the formation of Public Service Commission s at the provincial level.

upsc civil services

upsc civil services

upsc civil services

The Constituent Assembly, after independence, saw the need for giving a secure and autonomous status to Public Service Commission both at Federal and Provincial levels for ensuring unbiased recruitment to Civil Services as also for protection of service interests.

With the promulgation of the new Constitution for independent India on 26th January, 1950 the Federal Public Service Commission was accorded constitutional status as an autonomous entity and given the title – Union PublicService Commission.

upsc civil services

upsc civil services

upsc civil services