[UPSC Interview 2022] – Transcript #330 : M Sathiyavathy Board, PSIR Optional, sitcoms, cricket Hobby

Date of Interview: 1/05/23 forenoon
Board: M Sathiyavathy mam
Optional: PSIR
College: IIT- BHU
Profession (if any): ex IOCL
Hobbies: sitcoms, cricket
DAF keywords: Jhunjhunu, Varanasi, Rajasthan, mess manager


  1. It’s been 5 years since you left the job, how are you financially sustaining yourself
  2. Didn’t you join the content developer job like many students do
  3. Do you think it’s rights to make content or teach by someone who himself has not cleared the exam
  4. What reforms would you like in civil service exam
  5. What is role of ethics in administration

Member 1

  1. Do you have been to Benaras after graduation
  2. Did you see any changes
  3. What can administration do to sustain cleanliness
  4. Impact of Ukraine crisis on India
  5. Do we have any oil deal with Ukraine
  6. What schemes are there for skill development and what we can do further

Member 2

  1. Tell what Jhunjhunu is famous for
  2. Opinion on Agnipath
  3. How unemployed youth would feel about it
  4. ODOP from Jhunjhunu
  5. Why IPL is so much successful
  6. What is single most benefit of IPL

Member 3

  1. GST collection is increasing, what are the reasons
  2. What problems you faced as mess manager
  3. Importance of MSMEs in Indian economy
  4. Future of Indian oil corporation is dark?

Member 4

  1. Rajasthan is called as BIMARU state, what are reasons for poor development
  2. Share of different sectors in Rajasthan economy
  3. It’s said that India is land of contradictions , on one hand we are 5th largest economy and on other hand so many poors , how do you see it
  4. It’s said that one direct employment create 10 indirect employment , how is it true for automobile sector

Your experience in interview: 1st interview, less factual and more analytical, cordial
Utility of mocks or O2O (if any)- make you familiar with process, help in overcoming nervousness, sometimes point out some areas of improvement that you can work upon

O2O with Ravindraan sir, Bassi sir was encouraging

(This transcript has been posted by a community member of ForumIAS)
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