How to clear IAS exam: UPSC topper Ishita Kishore shares her secrets

Ishita Kishore
Ishita Kishore qualified the examination with political science and international relations as her optional subject. Photo credit: Twitter

A Delhi University graduate and daughter of an Air Force officer, Ishita Kishore said achieving the first rank in the civil services examination was like a dream come true for her and that she would work towards women empowerment after becoming an IAS officer.

Twenty-six-year-old Kishore cleared the prestigious examination in her third attempt.

“I am very happy for getting the first rank. Its a dream come true for me,” Kishore told

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