The Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC) will hold the Himachal Pradesh Administrative Service (HPAS) combined competitive main examination-2014 in Shimla from September 12 to 23.
The first session will be conducted between 10am and 1pm, while the second session will be held from 2pm to 5pm. The detailed datesheet is available on the official website http://www.hp.gov.in/hppsc. The admission letter-cum-admit cards will be sent to all candidates shortly.
HPPSC chairman KS Tomar said, "Due to the coordinated efforts and systematic planning, the one-year gap in declaring the final result of the main examination of HPAS Combined Competitive Examination stands eliminated."
As many as 25,248 candidates had appeared in the HPAS preliminary examination-2014 held on June 7 in which 612 candidates qualified for the main examination. However, only 566 candidates have applied, of which 555 candidates have been admitted provisionally.
Tomar said, "The HPPSC had started a toll-free centre on August 24, 2013, to enable the Government to Citizen (G2C) interface for quick delivery of information. The toll-free number 1800-180-8004 which is available on every working day has received 24,180 calls till date. The helpdesk number 0177-2629738 received 19,331 calls. In all, the toll-free centre received 4.43 lakh calls."