[UPSC Interview Transcript #55] BS Bassi Board, Public Administration Optional, Cricket Hobby

Interview Date: 19th Feb, 9 am, 1 st person to go in
Duration: 35 mins
Board: BS Bassi
Background: Electronics and Communication Engineering
Optional: Public Administration
Hobby: Cricket


  1. Why do you want to join civil services?
  2. So, you read on Quora?
  3. What was the last answer you read?
  4. What is your assessment of same answer?
  5. Tell me about day and night test match?
  6. Why pink ball is used?
  7. What are the security issues in day and night test matches?
  8. Why should the government provide security? Is that because might is right?
  9. what measures will you take if you were city commissioner?
  10. What about people who work at night? How will they get entertainment?

Member 1

  1. So, you’re an electronics engineer? Tell me about AWACS?
  2. Tell me how does a radar function?
  3. Do you remember the formula of it?
  4. Ok, I will switch the topic, tell me how can we solve India-Pakistan problem?
  5. What is the FATF grey list?
  6. Tell me what happens if a country is put in the FATF grey list?

Member 2

  1. What are the technological advances in banking sector?
  2. Do you think there will be job losses because of it?
  3. Should banks shut down its branches then?
  4. What are the advantages and disadvantages of social media?
  5. Don’t you think fake news is a problem?
  6. How can we solve the problem of fake news?
  7. What government is doing in curbing fake news?

Member 3

  1. Tell me about the West Asian crisis.
  2. What are the internal problems and external problems?
  3. Why everyone wants to meddle in West Asia? Why there are so many players?
  4. Can you tell me what are the political changes that Europe is facing?
  5. How to deal with refugees?

Member 4

  1. So, you follow cricket, tell me what are the technologies used in cricket?
  2. How does bails flash? What is the technology used in it? How is it connected?
  3. Tell me about various kinds of bulbs? Which one is most efficient?
  4. What kind of bulbs does government distribute? What is the name of the scheme?
  5. Tell me about the latest microcontrollers in the market?
  6. Which one did you learn in your college?


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