CHENNAI: Over 16 lakh candidates have appeared for the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission’s (TNPSC) Group IV exam on Sunday. Candidates will be selected for various posts including junior assistants, village administrative officers and land surveyors based on the exam.
For 9,351 vacancies over 20 lakh candidates have applied. In Chennai district alone, over one lakh candidates have appeared for the exam.
“Of the registered candidates 84.71 per cent candidates appeared for the exam,” said R.Sudhan, Controller of Examinations, TNPSC.
Kumar, a candidate from Guindy who wrote the exam said, “This year the general studies section was dominated by current affairs questions. Compared to last year, the exam is moderately…