Last Updated on August 23, 2020
Pradeep Singh is the topper; All India Rank-1 rank of the UPSC Civil Services Examination 2019. He was born in Tewari village in Sonipat district of Haryana. His father Sukhbir Singh is a former village Sarpanch.
Note: There is another Pradeep Singh who has cracked the 2019 UPSC Civil Services Examination, securing AIR 26th rank. A lot of media channels have been reporting incorrectly about the two. Here is a tweet by 26th ranked Pradeep Singh, who is also a 2018 batch IRS officer, son of a petrol Pump employee.
AIR 26 UPSC CSE 2019 pic.twitter.com/AF2aKboNfQ
— Pradeep Singh (@_pradeepsingh_) August 4, 2020