[UPSC Interview 2021] – Transcript #61 : Bharat Bhushan Vyas Board, Chemistry Optional, IFS

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Date of Interview: 13/04/22
Board: Bharat Bhushan Vyas
Optional: Chemistry
Background: B.Tech Mechanical
Service: IFS


  1. Define a drought?
  2. Land degradation reasons? Solutions? Any international commitment?
  3. Heard of 2 proton gas?
  4. India has a rich strategic culture. Explain?

Member 1

  1. Would you donate in a temple or donate to uplift the poor?
  2. 2.What challenges you are facing at your workplace? What have you done?
  3. 3.Drone technology?
  4. Price of a nano drone?
  5. Diff b/w ISO and ISI standards?
  6. What star labels on electronics and Bharat Stage signify?
  7. Which organization gives star rating?
  8. Name prominent companies which do CSR

Member 2

  1. Problems of multiple courses by colleges recently?
  2. Administrative issues?
  3. Technological improvements required to assess forest cover more accurately?
  4. Did any of your college batchmates do startup? Did they succeed?
  5. Why some startups succeed? Is it because of college factor? What is your opinion?
  6. Why industries are needed in India?
  7. What perception people generally have about big industrial houses?

Member 3

  1. High pendency in courts. What type of cases should not go to SC?
  2. Your opinion on changing capital of our country given Delhi has lot of pollution etc?
  3. Your top 3 service preferences?


  1. What about states who will suffer revenue losses?
  2. Heard of Land ports authority of India?
  3. Role of Integrated Check posts?
  4. What is your opinion on development of border road infra as people say Chinese will use it to enter our territory?

Member 4

  1. You do Mobile photography and watch F1. Will mobiles replace DSLRs?
  2. There are many aggregators like Make my trip etc. Any sector where you think aggregators must be there?

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