The State government on February 27, 2018, issued a notification that under promotional quota 34 senior KAS Officers were promoted to IAS Rank.

The Union Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances, and Pensions has approved the list of KAS Officers recommended by the State for promotions under the promotional quota. But, only after the clearance of cases pending before the Supreme Court and the Central Administrative Tribunal branch, Bengaluru the promotion of KAS Officers will come into effect.

Below given is the list of KAS Officers who have promoted to IAS Ranks under the promotional quota.

1. B.C. Sateesha
2. H. Basavarajendra
3. H.N. Gopal Krishna
4. N. Shiva Shankara
5. Arundathi Chandrashekar
6. M.R. Ravi
7. P.N. Ravindra
8. K. Jyothi
9. C.N. Meena Nagaraj
10. Akram Pasha
11. K. Leelavathy
12. P. Vasantha Kumar
13. Karee Gowda
14. Shivananda Kapashi
15. Gangubai Ramesh Mankar
16. Kavitha S. Mannikeri
17. R.S. Peedapaiah
18. G.C. Vrushabendra Murthy
19. K. Harish Kumar
20. M.R. Ravi Kumar
21. M.B. Rajesh Gowda
22. Mahantesh Bilagi
23. K.N. Ramesh
24. Patil Yelagouda Shivanagouda
25. S. Honnamba
26. R. Latha
27. K. Srinivas
28. M.S. Archana
29. K. Dayananda
30. G. Jagadeesha
31. K.M. Janaki
32. C. Sathyabhama
33. Rajamma A. Chowda Reddy and
34. K.S. Latha Kumari

Ms.Rajamma A. Chowda Reddy’s name has been conditionally added in the list with a subject to the grant of integrity certificate by the State government, a notification issued by the State government with respect to the disciplinary proceedings, criminal proceeding, which is pending against her said the State Government.

About KPSC
Karnataka Public Service Commission (KPSC) ( is a Government sector company of India. The KPSC is the responsible government body to recruit candidates for various Group ‘A’ and Group ‘B’ state civil services like the Karnataka Administrative Service (KAS), the Karnataka Commercial Tax Service, the Karnataka Treasury Service among others. The exam is conducted two years once but recently the exam was conducted after four years.

About Karnataka Administrative Service (KAS)
The Karnataka Administrative Service (KAS) is the state civil service of Karnataka in India.Karnataka Administrative Service (KAS) is the civil service of Karnataka State in India. The Karnataka Public Service Commission (KPSC) conducts exams to recruit candidates in various administrative posts at the district and state level. They being the service with the role of Sub Divisional Magistrate and later will be promoted to IAS where they take up various positions as Deputy Commissioners at the district level and also equivalent IAS Cadre jobs at the state level.