The APPSC has released Group 1 preliminary key / primary key on 7th May 2017. The key has been released on the same day of examination.
The candidates can send their objections through APPSC website only. The main examinations for prelims qualified candidates will be held from 17th August to 27th August 2017. Candidates will be selected for main examinations in the ratio of 1:50.
The APPSC has introduced mention of candidates name, hall ticket number and other information on the OMR answer sheets. Only 59 percent of the candidates have appeared for the preliminary exam.
About 94000 candidates have applied for APPSC Group 1 exam. Out of these, about 55000 candidates only turned out for the examination held on 7th May 2017.