The Delhi High Court agreed to hear on Friday a PIL against UPSC`s recent decision asking civil services aspirants not to answer questions in the English Comprehensive section of the Preliminary Examination to be held on August 24.
The Delhi High Court Wednesday refused to provide relief to a civil service aspirant challenging the decision of the UPSC asking candidates to leave questions unanswered in the English comprehensive section in the preliminary test.
Candidates, who have been allocated IAS, IFS and IPS among others and are also appearing for this year`s civil services preliminary examination, cannot attend Foundation Course, the government has said.
The government Wednesday declined to give a time frame in Rajya Sabha for resolving the row over UPSC examination pattern but promised to solve it soon even as the Opposition targeted BJP ministers for coming out with different statements on the issue.
Aspirants of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) protested outside Home Minister Rajnath Singh`s residence here on Saturday, demanding scrapping of C-SAT (Aptitude Test) and age relaxation for 2011 candidates.
Scores of UPSC aspirants today staged a protest in north Delhi`s Civil Lines area demanding scrapping of Civil Services Aptitude Test, following which four metro stations have been closed, police said.