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Srushti Deshmukh (UPSC 2018 5th Topper) age, family, caste, biography & more

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Real name / full nameSrushti Jayant Deshmukh
Famous forAs the front runner at UPSC 2018 in the women’s category, the 5th AIR secured itself
Personal life
Date of birthNot known
Age (as in 2018)23 years
place of birthNot known
Zodiac / Sun SignNot known
HometownKasturba Nagar, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
schoolCarmel Convent School, BHEL, Bhopal
UniversityLakshmi Narain College of Technology, Bhopal (2014-2018)
School qualificationB. Tech (Chemical Engineering)
casteBrahmin (general category)
Hobbiesto do yoga
Relationships & more
marital statusUnmarried
Affairs / friendsNot known
parentsfather - Jayant Deshmukh (engineer, works in a private company)
mother - Sunita Deshmukh (preschool teacher)
siblingsBrothers - 1 (younger)
sister - None

Some Lesser Known Facts About Srushti Deshmukh

  • Srushti clarified herself among the candidates on her first attempt.
  • It was her childhood dream to become an IAS officer.
  • Her elective for the UPSC 2018 exam was Sociology.
  • She was a very smart student during her school and college years. During her school and college days, she was involved in after-school activities, debates, scouts and leaders, as well as cultural activities.
  • She has an NCC A certificate.
  • Srushti secured 93.4% in her 12th grade exams.
  • Srushti never took part in any public service coaching, she studied using online study materials.
  • She stayed away from social media to focus on her studies.
  • Here is her interview after the result:

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  • Here is an interesting video about Srushti Deshmukh's biography: