Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has deferred the Odisha Civil Services Exam 2019 main written test tentatively to November in view of the Covid-19 restrictions. The exam was scheduled to be held in September.
“Keeping in view the restrictions imposed by the State Government due to the unprecedented epidemiological crisis as a result of Covid-19, the OCS-2019 Main written examination scheduled to be conducted in the month of September, 2020 has been deferred and shall be conducted tentatively in the month of November, 2020 subject to the then instructions and guidelines of the government,” states a circular issued by the OPSC.
The exact date and time of the examination shall be notified later, added the notification.
The OPSC also advised the candidates to visit the official website of the commission at www.opsc.gov.in regarding important notices of the examination.
The commission has also asked the aspirants to keep track of publication of various notices to this effect in the leading local daily newspapers.