The UPSC Civil Services Exam is conducted in three stages- Prelims, Mains and Interview. Aspirants need to choose one optional subject for UPSC IAS mains exam. It plays a significant role in deciding aspirants ranking in IAS Exam. Recent trends show that the success rate of Literature subjects is soaring with years.
Manipuri is a Tibeto-Burman language used in the state of Manipur in North East India. It is also used in contiguous areas of Myanmar and Bangladesh. Manipuri is included in the eighth schedule of the Constitution of India and is one of the official languages of the Union. It is an optional subject in the list of 48 optionals of UPSC Mains.
UPSC has mentioned the reading of a few texts for Manipuri Literature papers for civil service examination.
UPSC Manipuri Literature Optional Books
Aspirants should analyze UPSC Manipuri Literature Syllabus for IAS Mains. The optional subject has two parts: Paper-I and Paper-II.
IAS Manipuri Literature Optional Booklist
Note: The paper-II will require first-hand reading of the texts prescribed and will be designed to test the critical ability of the candidates
The UPSC has mentioned given below texts for Manipuri Literature Paper-II categorized as Section-A & Section-B:
All the aspirants who are going to sit for UPSC 2020, may check the linked article to align their preparation as per the syllabus, exam pattern and more.
UPSC Manipuri Optional Booklist:- Download PDF Here
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