Odisha Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS) Recruitment 2019 Online Application Form
Like every year, the Indian postal service has announced the vacancies for Gramindaksevak. This a central government job and is announced for every state. This time Bihar postal circle is recruiting for 4392 dak sevaka. This is divided among the different districts of Odisha. The post of Gramin dak Sevak is probably the only job that requires just the education till matriculation for qualifying it. So, this is a great opportunity for those living in Odisha, seeking government jobs and have passed 10th standard. Here we are providing some details about the exam.
These vacancies are divided on the basis of category and districts:
Category Wise Vacancies Details
The vacancies for the general category are 1751 in number. For the OBC category, there are 474 vacancies, whereas for the SC and ST category the number of vacancies is 652 and 964 respectively. The PH-HH , PH-OH And PH-ORT category has 54, 48 And 16 vacancies respectively. If we talk about the visually handicapped category, then they have only 16 seats on which they can fill the form.
- Educational qualification
The minimum eligibility criteria to apply for the post of Gramin Dak Sevak Odisha recruitment 2018 is a degree of matriculation. This is probably the only job left with such minimal criteria of eligibility. A candidate must have passed all the subjects prescribed to him at the matriculation level. Any specific percentage of marks are not required. He must have passed the exam without going for compartments. The student with a compartment mark in his certificate is allowed to fill the form but is less preferable.
- Computer training and education
A minimum of 60 days of computer training is required to apply for this post. The candidate must have some basic knowledge of computer. He or she must possess a certificate proving that he has undergone such training. This certificate can be of any recognized and registered computer institute. This institute can be a private or a state or central government recognized institute. Those who have studied computer as a subject in matriculation need not submit this certificate.
- Age limit and relaxations as per candidate’s category
The minimum age limit for candidates filling up this form is 18 years, which means that the candidates below the age of 18 years cannot fill this form. The maximum age limit for the general category students is about 40 years. A person who belongs to the general category and is above 40 years of age is not allowed to fill this form. The age relaxation for the OBC candidate is 3 years while for an SC, ST candidate is 5 years. The maximum age relaxation for the physically handicapped candidates is 10 years.
This is a central government job, but the vacancies are released in various districts of various states. This is a good chance for people living in Odisha. They can work in a government sector without stepping out of their state or even their district. An outsider will have to shift at the place of joining within the span of one month. He or she must submit a declaration regarding this to the head of their branch. So, this is a job for people living in a particular state or district.
- The process of the selection of candidates
Selection is made on the basis of an automatically generated merit list. This is generated on the basis of the marks obtained by the candidates in their 10th standard and also the marks obtained in the test. The computer training certificate is also considered while making this merit list. Finally, the selection is based on the interview results.
- Application fee to be deposited
The fees required for this post are set according to the candidate’s category. If the candidate is a boy from the general category he needs to submit 100 rupees as fees. The female candidates of the general category do not have to pay any fee. Same is the case with the candidates belonging to the OBC, SC and ST category. They can also apply without paying any fee. This can be done through online or offline payment modes. For online payments, one has to visit the official website of Indian postal circles and get the fee deposited. For the offline payment, one needs to visit his or her nearest post office. The candidate can tell the postmaster, his registration number and they can pay the fees.
How to submit the application form of Odisha GDS Recruitment 2019 online?
- Visit the official website of the Indian postal circle. >> http://www.appost.in/gdsonline/
- Search for the application form of a link.
- Click on the form link and wait till opening
- When it opens up, fill in the important details and move further
- The necessary details include name, educational qualification, category name etc.
- After filling up all the details, move ahead
- This is the end of your application form
- Before submitting it, check the whole form once more.
- This is important because you won’t get the chance of making any further changes
- Finally, click the submit button and you are done.
- Take out the print out of the form you filled and keep it with you for future references.
In any case, you will have to visit the official website of the Indian postal circle and should read the official notification related to this. These were some of the guidelines to fill in the form and rules for applying.