India Post GDS Recruitment 2020: has extended the last date for recruitment of 2582 Gramin Dak Sevaks (GDS) in North East, Jharkhand Postal Circle and Punjab Postal Circle under Indian Postal Department. Candidates wishing to apply for GDS recruitment in India Post North East Circle can now apply online by 14-12-2020. The last date of application for the first Jharkhand and Punjab Circle was 11 December 2020.

The process of application for Gramin Dak Sevak Recruitment started for North East, Jharkhand and Punjab Circle started from 12 November 2020 and the last date was 11 December 2020. 10th pass candidates can apply for these posts. Only 10th marks will form the basis of selection.

Important dates of GDS recruitment-
Starting date for online application - 12 November 2020.
Increased deadline for online application - 14 December 2020

Extended online application deadline - 17 December 2020 (for Manipur state)

Vacancy Details:
Jharkhand Postal Circle - 1118 Posts
North East Circle - 948 Posts
Punjab Postal Circle - 516 Posts
Total Vacancies: 2582

Age Range:
Minimum 18 years and maximum 40 years. The age limit will be decided on 12 November 2020. The reserved class will get regular exemption.

Educational Qualifications:
- Passed class X from recognized school board of education. Must have passed Maths, vernacular and English in 10th standard. Knowledge of reading and writing of the local language of the state is necessary in the 10th grade. Candidates who passed the Class X examination in the first attempt will be given preference.
Must have knowledge of Hindi language.

Technical Qualification:
60 days Basic Computer Training Certificate from the recognized school education board.
- Candidates who have studied computer as a subject in class X or XII or higher will be exempted from the Basic Computer Information Certificate.

Pay Scale (By Post):
- Rs 12,000 to Rs 14,500 for BPM.
- Rs 10,000 to Rs 12,000 for GDS / ABPM.

Selection Process:
- Based on the online submission applications of the candidates, the merit list will be prepared and selected.
- Candidates having higher educational qualification will not get any kind of priority. The final selection will be based on the marks obtained in 10th standard.
- If the applicant has selected five posts as a priority and gets selected for more than one post on the basis of merit, then he / she will be selected for the same post.

Notice of application escalation here-

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