Indian Post Gramin Dak Sevak Recruitment 2017 in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh 5

Indian Post issued NOTIFICATION FOR THE POSTS OF GRAMIN DAK SEVAK IN THE CIRLCE Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Circle RE/GDS/2016-17 DATED AT HYDERABAD18.03.2017

Applications are invited for Gramin Dak Sevak Recruitment by the respective appointing authority as shown in the annexure ‘B’ against each post, from eligible candidates for the selection and engagement to the posts of Gramin Dak SevaksFor All Posts:

Application online Submission Start Date for Gramin Dak Sevak Recruitment : 18/03/2017

Apppication online Submission End Date for Gramin Dak Sevak Recruitment: 19/04/2017

Click Here to Download the Detailed Notification Telangana, Andhra Pradesh

S.No Circle/State Vacancies
1 Andhra Pradesh 1126
2 Telangana 645

Telangana State Community wise Consolidation of Posts

Community No of Posts
UR 356
OBC 151
SC 86
ST 52
Total 645

Community wise Consolidation of Posts

Community No of Posts
UR 625
OBC 284
SC 126
ST 91
Total 1126


 Selection will be made as per the automatic generated merit list as per the rules based on the candidates online submitted applications.No weightage will be given for higher educational qualification. Only marks obtained in 10th standard of approved Boards aggregated to percentage to the accuracy of 4 decimals will be the criteria for finalizing the selection. Passing of all the subjects as per the respective approved board norms is mandatory for taking candidate into account for calculating the merit.

In case candidates get the same marks, the merit order would be taken as DOB(higher age as merit) .ST Female, SC Female, OBC/UR female, ST Male, SC Male, OBC/UR Male.

Candidate can opt any five choice of posts with preference of priority from the Circle/Circles applied. In case if the candidate is selected in all choices the least priority preference will be retained and all other candidatures will be forfeited.

Ex : If a candidate opts for five posts with preference post1, post2, post3, post4, post5 etc and selected as meritorious in more than one posts only the post with priority preference will be offered and the candidature for all the remaining posts will be forfeited.

In case candidate willfully uploads wrong documents/information and unnecessary documents, his candidature will not be considered. Similarly in case the candidate enter marks erroneously either high or low with reference to marks list uploaded then the candidature will also not be considered.

The candidate will get an SMS on his provisional selection on the prescribed date after selection. Mere getting SMS or any other communication on selection will not entitle the candidate to claim for regular selection/appointment. The final selection/appointment will be based on satisfactory completion of verification and genuineness of all educational & other documents produced by the candidates by the concerned authorities.

a) Department is not responsible for non-receipt of email/SMS by the candidate due to any specific reason or without any reason arising out of providers services and other dependencies. However, a physical communication in regard to provisional selection intimation will be sent by respective recruiting authorities in due course as per the selection procedure.

Candidate can view his/her result status in the website by providing the reference number till the results are announced. once results are declared and post is filled, it can be viewed in the results status which provides all details of the candidates applied for that post.

How to apply:- Candidate who desires to apply online will have to register himself in the portal with the basic details to obtain the Registration Number. or

  1. For registering the candidature, the candidate should have the following essential data.
  2. i) Name (In capital letter as per the SSC Marks Memo including spaces) ii) Father Name iii) Mobile Number iv) Date of Birth v) Gender vi) Communityvii) PH – Type of Disability – (HH/OH/VH)- Percentage of disability viii)  10th Class passed state ix)  Board of Passing x) Year of Passing xi)  10th Class Certificate Number
  1. Any candidate will be allowed to register only one time in the portal. With this registration number he may apply to any of the Circles or any number of optional posts. Candidate should not attempt willful duplicate registrations since duplicate registration entitles disqualification of the registration.
  1. Applicant of category OC/OBC Male should pay a fee of Rs. 100/- (Rupees one hundred) at any Head Post Office. However, fee payment is exempted for all Female and SC/ST candidates. They may apply online directly through the provided link in the Website.
  2. Candidate who requires to make the payment has to visit any Head Post Office to make the payment. For making the payment candidate should inform Registration Number at the PO Counter.
  3. For applying online candidate should submit the application by providing information of Registration Number and Fee payment Number (In case of fee to be paid) and proceed to fill up the subsequent information. Documents uploaded once against one registration number will remain in the server hence for submission of subsequent posts and for other Circles candidates need not upload any documents. The candidates need to upload documents in the following format.
Name of the Document Uploading file format Permitted file size Is the upload mandatory or not
SSC Marks Memo /


.jpg/.jpeg 200kb; not exceeding

A4 size

Additional SSC Marks Memo1(for candidate not qualified in single attempt) .jpg/.jpeg 200kb; not exceeding

A4 size

Not Mandatory
Additional SSC Marks Memo2(for candidate not qualified in single attempt having more than two marks


.jpg/.jpeg 600kb; not exceeding

A4 size

Not Mandatory. Marks memos more than two need to

upload once here

Computer Certificate .jpg/.jpeg 200kb; not exceeding

A4 size

Not Mandatory – May be submitted to the appointing authority at the time of appointment if got selected


.jpg/.jpeg 200kb; not exceeding

A4 size

Mandatory for all categories except for

Un Reserved category. OBC

Certificate should be in the form of CG approved creamy

layer Certificate

Photo .jpg/.jpeg 50kb; 200×230 pixels preferable Mandatory
Signature .jpg/.jpeg 50kb; 200×230 pixels preferable Mandatory


The appointing authority of each post reserves the right to modify or cancel the notification of a post at any time without assigning any reason.


A. AGE:- The minimum and maximum age for the purpose of engagement to Gramin Dak Sevaks posts shall be between 18 and 40 years of age as on the last date of submission of application through online. The maximum age shall be relaxable by 03 (three) years to those belonging to OBC categories and 05 (five) years in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST. [10 years for PH above the respective category]

B. EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION:- The candidate should pass 10th standard from approved state boards by the respective State Govt. / Central Govt. The state wise list of approved boards is at Annexure ‘A’. No weightage will be given for possessing any qualification(s) higher than the mandatory educational qualification. The Candidate passed Xth class examination in first attempt will be treated as meritorious against those passed compartmentally.

C. COMPUTER KNOWLEDGE:- The candidate should have computer knowledge and will be required to furnish basic computer training certificate for at least 60 days from a recognized Computer Training Institute. Certificates from Central Government/ State Government/ University/ Boards etc., will also be acceptable for this purpose. This requirement of basic computer knowledge certificate shall be relaxable in cases where a candidate has studied computer as a subject in Matriculation or Class XII or higher educational qualification provided the candidate submits a certificate of Matriculation or Class XII or higher educational qualification in which he/she has studied computer as a subject.

D. RESIDENCE:- The candidate selected for the post of GDS BPM must mandatorily take up his/her residence in the Branch Post Office village within one month after selection
but before engagement as Gramin Dak Sevak Branch Postmaster. The candidate shall submit a declaration to this effect in the application. The candidate selected for the post of other than GDS BPM should reside in post village/delivery jurisdiction.

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