About Anudeep Durishetty
From – Hyderabad
Qualification – Graduate from BITS Pilani
Optional Subject – Anthropology
Current Job – Assistant Commissioner with IRS (Customs and Central Excise)
Category – OBC Candidate
In Anudeep’s Words –
The UPSC first-rank holder Anudeep Durishetty, topping the Civil Services
exam, gushed, “I was not expecting this. It came as a total surprise.”
The 28-year-old Indian Revenue Service Officer cracked the UPSC only after
“This is my fifth attempt. I have failed thrice before, and the journey was not easy for me,” said the UPSC topper who comes from Telangana.
Currently serving as an Assistant Tax Commissioner in Hyderabad, Anudeep Durishetty started preparing for Union Public Service Commission examination in 2012.
His big dream is now to bring in a key change in the primary education system. Recently returning from a course in Singapore, he said, “For a better India, we need to imbibe primary education and social values.
As told to NDTV