May 30: It’s indeed a big achievement for Barak Valley. Ayushi Kalwar from Lala Bazaar of Hailakandi has cracked UPSC Civil Service Exam, the results for which was declared on Monday. Ayushi Kalwar secured rank 618. Ayushi is the daughter of Lakshmi Nivas Kalwar and Asha Kalwar. Her father Lakshmi Nivas Kalwar is the Principal in-charge of Chal Mars HS School, Katlicherra. It needs mention here that Ayushi Kalwar’s elder sister Jagriti Kalwar cracked APSC in 2018 and is now posted as Election Officer in Karimganj.
Ayushi Kalwar is the first Female from Barak Valley who cleared the UPSC exam. She is the daughter of Shri Lakshmi Niwas Kalwar, Principal In charge of Chalmers Memorial Higher Secondary School, Katlicherra, Hailakndi.
The first three ranks of the UPSC 2021 exams have all been clinched by women. Shruti Sharma from UP topped the list, followed by Ankita Agrawal and Gamini Singla.
Earlier in 2018 Maria Tanim & Jagriti Kalwar cracked ACS Examinations in Assam. Maria Tanim was topped the Assam Civil Services (ACS) Examination 2018.
Ayushi Kalwar did her schooling from Mount Peak English School at Lala. She passed her HS from Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya at Monacherra in Hailakandi. From there, she did B.Tech from NIT Silchar. Ayushi through campus placement got the job of software engineer in a reputed company in Bangalore. She cracked UPSC all by herself without taking coaching from any institute.
Reacting to the achievement of his daughter, Lakshmi Nivas Kalwar said, “It’s indeed a proud moment for us. My elder daughter had cleared APSC in 2018. In fact, the key to the success of my daughters was their hard work and perseverance. They never in their career opted for private tuition. They base primarily on what was taught to them in their schools by the teachers. Self-help is the best help. One needs to have the self-confidence to achieve something big. I am happy at my daughter’s achievement and hope that she would dedicate her services for the welfare of the public, wherever she is posted.”
“It was perhaps the greatest and most wonderful surprise in my life. Who won’t be happy to know that he/she has cracked UPSC.? I am thankful to all,” reacted Ayushi.
Apart from Ayushi Kalwar (618), the candidates who have cracked UPSC this year from Assam are Shilpa Khanikar (rank 506) and Debojyoti Barman (rank 639).
The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has announced the final results for the UPSC Civil Services exam 2021 on May 30. This year, all the top four positions have been secured by female candidates. Shruti Sharma has secured All India Rank (AIR) 1.