Indian Post Recruitment 2020: 4,166 Gramin Dak Sevak vacancies, Apply now

Indian Post Recruitment 2020

New Indian Post Recruitment 2020:

Indian Post has issued a new notification inviting candidates for recruitment to several posts of Gramin Dak Sevak. The mode of application is online. Interested candidates need to visit the official website of the Indian Post at www.indiapost.gov.in. Apart from this, the candidates can also visit www.appost.in.

The last date to submit an application form online is July 07, 2020.

Vacancy details: A total of 4,166 candidates will be recruited for the post of Branch Postmaster (BPM), Assistant Branch Postmaster (ABPM), and Dak Sevak. The vacancies have been listed for Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand, and Haryana.

State-wise distribution of 4,166 Posts:

StateTotal Posts
Madhya Pradesh2,834
Uttarakhand 724
Haryana608
Total4,166

Age limit: The minimum and maximum of age for the purpose of engagement to GDS posts shall be
18 and 40 years respectively as on 08.06.2020 the date of notification of the vacancies.
Permissible relaxation in Upper age limit for different categories is as under:

Sl.No.CategoryPermissible age
relaxation
1Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe (SC/ST)5
2Other Backward Classes (OBC)3
3Economically Weaker Sections (EWS)No relaxation*
4Persons with Disabilities (PwD)10*
5Persons with Disabilities (PwD) + OBC13*
6Persons with Disabilities (PwD) + SC/ST15*

Note:- 1* There will be no relaxation in the upper age limit to EWS candidates. However,
the persons belonging to EWS who are not covered under the scheme of
reservation for SCs, STs, and OBCs shall get 10% reservation in engagement
to the Gramin Dak Sevak posts in the Department of Posts as per
Directorate instructions circulated vide no. 17-09/2019-GDS dated
26.02.2019.

Note:-2* All Engaging Authorities shall maintain a reservation for persons with
disabilities to all categories of GDS posts except for persons with a benchmark
of disability “Blind” ( for all categories of GDS). Percentage of the reservation
may be maintained as in the case of SC, ST and OBC categories in GDS posts
as per Directorate order no. 17-08/2017-GDS dated 26.02.2019.
Relaxation in upper age limit is subject to the condition that maximum age
of the applicant on the crucial date shall not exceed 55 years.

Selection procedure: The willing candidates will be selected on the basis of the merit list.

Educational Qualification: 

  1. Secondary School Examination pass certificate of 10th standard with passing marks
    in Mathematics, local language and English (having been studied as compulsory or
    elective subjects) conducted by any recognized Board of School Education by the
    Government of India/State Governments/ Union Territories in India shall be a
    mandatory educational qualification for all approved categories of Gramin Dak
    Sevaks.(Referred to in Directorate Order No 17-31/2016-GDS dated
    25.06.2018). The Candidate passed Xth class examination in the first attempt will be
    treated as meritorious against those passed compartmentally.
  2. Compulsory knowledge of Local Language
    The candidate should have studied the local language at least up to
    10th standard [as compulsory or elective subjects] as declared by the State
    Government or as per constitutional provisions relating to the 8th schedule of
    Constitution of India.
  3. Basic Computer Training
    The candidates for all approved categories of GDS referred to in (i) above will be required
    to furnish Basic Computer Training Course Certificate of at least 60 days duration from any
    Computer Training Institute run by Central Government/State Government /Universities /
    Boards / Private Institutions Organizations.This requirement of basic computer knowledge
    the certificate shall be relaxable in cases where a candidate has studied computer as a subject
    in Matriculation or Class XII or any other higher educational level and in such cases, a
    separate certificates will not be insisted upon.

Salary: Minimum TRCA for 4 Hours, Level 1-

The candidates selected for the post of Branch Postmaster is Rs 12,000 per month while for Assistant Branch Postmaster and Dak Sevak, the monthly salary will be Rs 10,000.

Minimum TRCA for 5 Hours, Level 2-

The candidates selected for the post of Branch Postmaster is Rs 14,500 per month while for Assistant Branch Postmaster and Dak Sevak, the monthly salary will be Rs 12,000.

How to apply: Only online application will be accepted from the candidate. Candidate who
desires to apply online will have to register himself/herself in the portal through
https://indiapost.gov.in or https://appost.in/gdsonline with effect from 08.06.2020 to
07.07.2020 with the following basic details to obtain the Registration Number:

  1. Name (In capital letter as per X class certificate Marks Memo including spaces)
  2. Father Name
  3. Mobile Number (Unique for one Registration number)
  4. Date of Birth
  5. Gender
  6. Community
  7. PH – Type of Disability – (HH/OH/VH)- Percentage of disability
  8. State in which Xth class passed
  9. Board in which Xth class passed
  10. Year of Passing Xth class
  11. Xth Class Certificate Number / Roll Number (optional)
  12. Transgender certificate issued by District. magistrate as per THE TRANSGENDER
    PERSONS (PROTECTION OF RIGHTS) ACT,2019.

Fee Payment:

Applicant of category OC/OBC/EWS Male / trans-man should pay a fee of Rs. 100/-
(Rupees one hundred) for each set of five options. Candidate who requires to make the
payment has to visit any Head Post Office or other identified Post Offices in India. Names of the
offices are available in the website http://appost.in/gdsonline.

he applicant can also pay the fee through online mode of payment using the URL
provided in the Home page. All recognized Credit/Debit cards and Net Banking facility can be
availed for this purpose. Charges applicable for usage of Debit/Credit cards and net banking as
per the rules from time to time will be levied to the candidates.

For making the payment of fee the candidate should refer the Registration Number in all cases.

However, payment of fee is exempted for all Female / trans-woman candidates as well
PWD candidates. They may apply online directly through the provided link in the Website.

Queries of candidates related to notification may be given to
[email protected]

Helpline number: 0171-2603369

Any technical issues in uploading of documents & submission of online data may be
given to [email protected]

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