Posted on Mar 20, 2020

Chinmaya IAS Academy

What’s The Difference Between IAS And IPS Officers?
An IPS officer maintains law and order in the society, while an IAS officer is responsible only for the department, they are assigned
The role of an IPS includes tasks like investigating crime or conducting administrative police work. The role of an IAS officer includes duties like formulation of policies, public administration and execution of strategies.
The IPS cadre comes within the purview of the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. In contrast, the controlling authority of IAS cadre are the Department of Personnel and Training, Ministry of Personnel, and Public Grievances and Pension.
The post of an IPS is paid less than that of an IAS officer.
The top candidates of the UPSC conducted exam are appointed the role of an IAS, which makes IPS the second-best option.
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