The Opposition leader of Kerala, Ramesh Chennithala's son, Ramit Chennithala, has got 210th rank in the civil services examination. He chose public administration as his optional subject.
Shikha from Ernakulam bagged 16th rank while Anjali S from Kozhikode got 26th rank. The 24-year-old Shikha could clear the Civil Service in her second attempt to become the topper from Kerala. 28 names from Kerala found place among the first 1,000 ranks. The topper from the stare is Shikha Surendran hailing from Kochi, who bagged the coveted 16th rank.
Other top rank holders were Hari Kallikat (Thrissur- 58th rank), Sathish B Krishnan (Kannur- 125th rank), Susree S (Anchal, Kollam- 151st rank), Madhavikkurtty MS (Kollam- 171th rank), Abijith R Shankar (Ernakulam-181th rank), Muhammad Junaid PP (Malappuram-200th rank), and Uthara Rajendran (Ernakulam-240th rank).