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|Union Public Service Commission|
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The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is the central recruiting agency in India. It is an independent constitutional body in the sense that it has been directly created by the Constitution. Articles 315 to 323 in Part XIV of the Constitution contain elaborate provisions regarding the composition, appointment and removal of members along with the independence, powers and functions of the UPSC.
The President can remove the chairman or any other member of UPSC from the office under the following circumstances:
The UPSC performs the following functions:
The UPSC is not consulted on the following matters: