Paper evaluation started on Monday.Expected to be over by the last working day of this month
All questions in GS and optional sub. have been categorized into 6 categories(it is a standard parctice).But percentage assigned to each category varies from year to year.
Excellent 80%,Very good 70%,Good 60%,Average 50%,Below Average 30%,Bluff 0
Essay 50 % weightage to substance,25% to organisation,25% language.Language and organisation part is evaluated by linguistics.
Scalling of optional scores is still there,but a new scalling method has been adopted from last year.