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From IIT Grad to UPSC Topper: Aditya Srivastava's Remarkable Rise

IT graduate Aditya Srivastava's journey from rank 236 in 2022 to 2023 topper proves strategy and perseverance are key. 

Srivastava meticulously analyzed his mistakes (GS 1 & 4) after his first attempt, then used past papers and toppers' answers to craft a winning approach. 

Self-reflection & Smart Work 

Srivastava highlights self-motivation and consistent effort as crucial. He emphasizes understanding your strengths and weaknesses for continuous improvement. 

Pillars of Success 

Srivastava's initial reaction upon learning of his achievement was one of surprised joy. He had hoped for a spot within the top 70, making his rank 1 finish even more rewarding. 

Moment of Triumph 

Srivastava's story is an inspiration for aspiring civil servants. It shows that with unwavering perseverance, strategic adaptation, and a strong desire for self-improvement, anyone can crack the UPSC. 

Beyond the Rank