Dynamite News UPSC Conclave-2018: The only success mantra to crack IAS is hard work

DN Bureau

A large number of IAS aspirants from different parts of the country gathered at the UPSC Conclave-2018 which was organized by Dynamite News in New Delhi. Senior IAS, IPS, IFS, IRS and IIS officers gave main tips to the aspirants to crack Civil Services Exam.

(Left to right) Manoj Tibrewal Aakash, Mayusha Goyal, Dr Aruna Sharma, Ankit Agarwal and Amitabh Yash
(Left to right) Manoj Tibrewal Aakash, Mayusha Goyal, Dr Aruna Sharma, Ankit Agarwal and Amitabh Yash

New Delhi: For the first time a UPSC Conclave-2018 was organized by Dynamite News at the National Zoological Park here on Sunday. A large number of IAS aspirants from different parts of the country gathered at the conclave.



Many Senior IAS, IPS, IFS, IRS and IIS officers addressed the gathering and shared their experiences and views with the aspirants. The Conclave was sponsored by Power Grid Corporation of India Limited.

IAS Dr Aruna Sharma addressing the conclave


IAS Dr. Aruna Sharma

Dr. Aruna Sharma, Secretary to the Government of India, Ministry of Steel said ‘If you have once decided for civil services, then don’t listen to any one until you get through it'.

The subject of the UPSC Conclave was: How to crack civil services exam?


A large numbrer of IAS aspirants gathered at the event 


Dr. Aruna Sharma said that hard work is the ultimate key to crack the civil service exam. She said hard work is 99% and destiny is only 1%. 

UP STF Chief IPS Amitabh Yash talking to aspirants 

IPS Amitabh Yash
Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) IG Amitabh Yash; Director, Delhi Zoo Renu Singh; Under Secretary, Ministry of Finance Mayusha Goyal; Chief Development Officer (CDO) Muzaffarnagar, UP Ankit Agrawal and Manoj Tibrewal Aakash also addressed the gathering. 

Amitabh Yash, IPS emphasized on making notes for all the subjects. He said that you should have a deep knowledge about Government policies. You must also abide by the prescribed word limit while answering the questions, Yash added.

IAS Ankit Agarwal sharing his views with youths 

IAS Ankit Agarwal

IAS Ankit Agarwal said that you must allot a definite time for every subject and follow that honestly. He said that to read at least two newspapers regularly is a must. While appearing for interview you should not feel panic with uncomfortable questions but remain cool. 


IRS Mayusha Goyal speaking in the conclave

IRS Mayusha Goyal

‘Treat your first attempt for civil services exam as your last attempt and devote yourself cent percent to it,’ said IRS Mayusha Goyal. She said that during your preparations listen to everyone but do as you want to do. 


Director, Delhi Zoo Renu Singh at the event 


IFS Renu Singh

IFS Renu Singh said that it is nice the conclave is organized in Delhi Zoo which too has a role in our life. She said we can learn so many things from birds and animals. After visiting the Zoo you will definitely feel enriched, added Renu Singh.


Audiance attentively listen to the speakers 

UPSC conclave was organized by Dynamite News for the first time in the capital where senior officers of various civil services as IAS, IPS, IFS, IRS and IIS were present on one platform and shared their experiences and views with the young civil services aspirants who had gathered in the conclave from various parts of the country. 

Manoj Tibrewal Aakash, Editor-in-Chief, Dynamite News conducting the session

After the keynote addresses, it was an open house where a question-answer session began. The session was conducted by Ek Mulaqat Anchor and Editor-in-Chief, Dynamite News, Manoj Tibrewal Aakash. 


A large number of young people at the conclave 

During the session many aspirants asked questions related to how to crack Prelim, Main and Interview sessions of the Civil Services exam. The answers by experts enthused the aspirants with new vigour and vitality.

Chairperson Dynamite News Rani Tibrewal at the event

Rani Tibrewal, Chairperson, Dynamite News extended a vote of thanks to all the esteemed guests and wished all the aspirants a bright future. 

Dalip MacCune, Director, IMSIT, New Delhi YMCA; Ved Prakash, Consultant, Dynamite News; Sangeet Kedia, Director, Sangeet Kedia Academy; Dr. O.P. Yadav, Chairman, Parliament Press of South Asia; Chetan Singh, Deputy Director, OP Jindal Global University, Journalist Tumul Kacker were also present among many others.  

Chairman Organizing Committee ‘Dynamite News UPSC Conclave-2018’ Ashutosh Agrawal and Members Subhash Raturi, Jamimah Joseph, Sreeja Chowdhury, Rashmi Praskash,  Kapil Kumar, Dilshad Ali Khan, Sarim Zaffar, Ashutosh Pratap Singh, Gourav  Fitkariwala, Satish Verma, Santosh Kevat and Ruby Esttar Vishwasi were also present in the conclave.

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