Date of Interview: 20th April, Afternoon, last person to go.
Board: RN Choubey Sir
Background: IIT Delhi
Profession (if any)- CAPF AC
Hobbies: Endurance exercises
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Chairman: Asked me to remove the mask if I dont have any covid symptoms, I politely said that the positivity rate for Covid in Delhi is around 7%, if you allow me, I will keep it as it is, for which he readily agreed to.
- Introduce yourself in 1 min, he cut short in between as I said I got recently selected as Assistant Commandant(which is not yet updated in DAF2) He congratulated me.
- Covid fight, how do you rate The Center’s and State’s performance on the scale of 10.
- What steps did the Center and States taken to fight Covid?
- Demonetisation=> was it a right/wrong step? Rate it on the scale of 10 => Follow up questions
- What is Black Money?
- Let’s say gambling is banned, and you earn some money out of it, and you pay taxes on this income, will it be considered black money?
- CAPF force preference order and reason behind the way I’ve chosen?
- What about the order I’ve chosen for Civil services?
- Do you know why Germany is in news today? (apparently Hitler’s birthday)
- Why did WW2 started?
- How did Hitler die?
- if WW3 comes, which side should India take?=> follow up questions.
- Why aren’t we becoming UNSC permanent member?
- Why China is opposing?
- IMF/WB Differences?
- Boris Johnson visit, why is he coming now, what’s on the agenda?
- Hockey=> status now? Is it bouncing back?
- Why Odisha is promoting Hockey?
- Marathon Distance?
- What is Subordinate Legislation?
- Pearl Harbor incident?
- Capital Punishment=> should we continue or not?
- 2008 Financial crisis=> why did it occur?
- Do we get similar crisis if we continue with similar populistic policies?
- Green Building=> what components needed?
- Nuclear power=> is a green energy? why aren’t we able to harness it?
- What are the steps we are taking to harness it?
- Make in India=> Atmanirbhar Bharat=> initiatives taken?
- NGOs regulation on foreign funds? is it good or not?
- Amnesty international issue=> Aakar Patel, why did authorities blocked him from going abroad=> can it be done?
Chairman: We’re done young man, Do you have anything to say? I pointed out the quality of sanitisers provided at UPSC, said that they might be of duplicate quality and not suitable for regular use=> given the spelling mistakes and the caution given on the bottle