UPSC vacancy for Public Prosecutor in CBI 2023.


A Public Prosecutor in the Central Bureau of Investigation
(CBI) is a legal professional who represents the CBI in court. They are
responsible for prosecuting cases investigated by the CBI, which typically
involve serious crimes such as corruption, bribery, and economic offenses.

Public Prosecutors in the CBI play a vital role in upholding
the law and ensuring that justice is served. They must have a strong
understanding of the criminal justice system and be able to effectively present
their case in court. They must also be able to work closely with the CBI’s
investigating officers to ensure that all relevant evidence is gathered and
presented to the court.

Public Prosecutors in the CBI are appointed by the Union
Public Service Commission (UPSC) through a competitive examination. They are
required to have a degree in law from a recognized university and at least
seven years of experience practicing criminal law.

Scheme of the Test:  

(a) The test will be of two hours duration. 

(b) All questions will carry equal marks. F.1/98(21)/ 2022-R.II/SPC-II F.1/97(20)/ 2022-R.II/SPC-II F.1/31(05)/ 2022-R.II/SPC-II  F.1/67(12)/2022-R.II/SPC-II 

(c) The test will be objective type questions with multiple choices of  answer. 

(d) The medium of the test will be English only. 

(e) There will be penalty for wrong answers. Every wrong answer will carry a  deduction of one-third of the marks assigned to that question. If no answer is  marked for a question, there will be no penalty for that question.  

(f) The Test will carry a maximum of 300 marks. 

Total post details

Twelve vacancies for the post of Prosecutor in Serious Fraud Investigation  Office (SFIO), Ministry of Corporate Affairs (SC-01, ST-01, OBC-02, EWS-01,  UR-07) (PwBD-02)

(ii) Thirteen vacancies for the post of Assistant Director (Corporate Law) in  Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO), Ministry of Corporate Affairs (SC 02, ST-01, OBC-03, EWS-01, UR-06) (PwBD-01)

(iii) Forty Eight vacancies for the post of Public Prosecutor in CBI, Department of  Personnel & Training, Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions  (GEN – 20 EWS – 4 OBC – 11 SC – 8 ST – 5 PwBD – 2)

(iv) Twenty Three vacancies for the post of Public Prosecutor in National  Investigation Agency, Ministry of Home Affairs (GEN – 13 EWS – 2 OBC – 5 SC  – 2 ST – 1 PwBD – 1) 

Syllabus of the Test: 

• The Constitution of India 

• The Indian Penal Code, 1860 

• The Indian Evidence Act, 1872 

• The Indian Contract Act, 1872 

• The Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 

• The Transfer of Property Act, 1882 

• The Registration Act, 1908 

• The Code of Civil Procedure, 1908 (order 1-9 along with relevant sections)

• The Banking Regulation Act, 1949 

• The Limitation Act, 1963 

• The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973

• The Securities and Exchange Board of India Act, 1992

• The Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Assets andEnforcement of Security Interest Act, 2002 

• Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002 

• The National Investigation Act, 2008 

• The Limited Liability Partnership Act, 2008 

• The Companies Act, 2013 

• The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 

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