The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) which conducts the examination announced the change on Thursday. The development came following a spike in COVID cases in the country.
Register today for the webinar to be held on Thursday, April 22, 2021 at 4 pm.
Revised schedules of the same will be notified on the website of the UPSC.
Candidates subscribing to the test package will also be given free access to Manorama Yearbook Online for a year.
The Centre was initially not willing to give an extra chance to the candidates but it had later agreed to do so at the suggestion of the bench.
The notification of Civil Services Exam 2021 is scheduled to be released on February 10.
The UPSC civil service preliminary exams will be held in 78 centres across Thiruvananthapuram, Kochi and Kozhikode respectively today.
Those who manage to clear the preliminary exams are the ones who have excellent basic knowledge. But many fail to appreciate this simple factor.
SC also refused to consider the plea for clubbing of UPSC civil services exam of 2020 with 2021 exams saying this will have a cascading effect.
The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) opposed in the top Court a plea seeking postponement of the prelims amid the pandemic and the floods.