The backlog is causing trouble for candidates and the nation as a whole
Rakib Hasan, a Dhaka University graduate, applied for the 41st Bangladesh Civil Service exam in 2019.
The High Court questions the government’s decision to not appoint 38 candidates who qualified the 39th Bangladesh Civil Service (BCS) exams but were not recruited as assistant surgeons and assistant dental surgeons.
Demonstrators block Dhaka's Shahbagh intersection demanding a rise in the age ceiling for civil service. Currently, the age limit to apply for civil service is 30. Demonstrators demand that the ceiling be raised to 35.