Bhubaneswar,November 8: over 92,000 candidates today has appeared Odisha Civil Service Preliminary examination 2015 conducted by the Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC), at 162 centres across five zonal centres in the state.
The examination was conducted in two sittings for two hours duration each: the first sitting from 10.30 am to 12.30 pm and the second sitting from 2 pm to 4 pm.
As per the notification published by OPSC earlier, the examination was held at five Zonal Centres across the state. The centres are: Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Baleswar, Brahmapur and Sambalpur.
It may be mentioned that the Preliminary Examination shall consist of two papers–Paper-I and Paper-II (General Studies) of objective type questions. Each paper shall be of two hours durationand will carry 200 marks each.