The India Post, Ministry of Communications has released India Post GDS Gramin Dak Sevak Posts Recruitment 2020 and invited application from eligible candidates for the selection and engagement to the following posts of Gramin Dak Sevaks – Branch Postmaster (BPM), Assistant Branch Postmaster (ABPM) and Dak Sevak for various postal circles.
India Post Office has invited online applications for the recruitment of Gramin Dak Sevaks (GDS) on its official website. Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the positions online at appost.in on.
No of vacancies
|Postal Circle||No.of Posts|
|Odisha (Cycle III)||2060 Posts|
|Tamilnadu (Cycle III)||3162 Posts|
India Post GDS Gramin Dak Sevak Posts Recruitment 2020 Details:
|Title||India Post GDS Posts Recruitment 2020|
|Recruitment Name||India Post GDS Recruitment in Indian Post office/ Department of Post office|
|India Post Circle||Odisha (Cycle III – 2060 Posts)|
Tamilnadu (Cycle III – 3162 Posts)
|Official Websites||www.appost.in and www.indiapost.gov.in|
|Post name:||Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS)|
|Selection Procedure||Merit list preparation on the basis of 10th standard result|
|Documents Verification||After the merit list announcement for the provisionally selected candidates|
|Last Date to Apply||30-09-2020|
|Result Status||To be published soon|
India Post GDS Recruitment 2020:
The India Post Rajasthan Postal Circle Department has released a notification for the recruitment of Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS) vacancies in various divisions. The candidates who are interested in applying for the Rajasthan Postal Circle GDS vacancies.
India Post has invited online applications for the recruitment of Gramin Dak Sevak. Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the posts online at appost.in on or before the end date.
India Post conducted the recruitment drive to fill notified vacancies for GDS in below-mentioned circles. The online registration process started as per the schedule.
An applicant should be between 18 to 40 years old as on cut of date. The upper age limit will be five years for SC/ST, three years for OBC, and 10 years for disabled candidates.
Payment Mode: Online (or) at any Head Post Office
The India Post is conducting this recruitment for Branch Postman/ Assistant Branch Postman/ Dak Sevak vacancies. The online registration, application submission and fee payment link for the India Post GDS Recruitment 2020 for various circle started.
For more details, candidates are advised to visit the official website.
Present GDS Vacancies:
- Odisha (Cycle III – 2060 Posts)
- Tamilnadu (Cycle III – 3162 Posts)
A candidate should be between 18 to 40 years old as on March 23, 2020. The upper age limit will be five years for SC, three years for OBC, and 10 years for disabled candidates. The minimum and maximum age for engagement to GDS posts should be 18 and 40 years respectively as on the date of notification of the vacancies.
A candidate should have passed class 10 from any recognized board of school education. Candidates who have passed the class 10 boards in the first attempt will be given preferences.
A candidate must have knowledge of the Hindi language.
A candidate should be able to furnish 60 days of the basic computer training certificate from any Computer Training Institute run by Central/State Government /Universities / Boards / Private Institutions. However, the requirement of a basic computer knowledge certificate shall be relaxed if a candidate has studied computer as a subject in matriculation or class 12th or at any other higher educational level.
Time Related Continuity Allowance (TRCA):
The following Minimum TRCA will be payable to the categories of GDS.
Category Minimum TRCA for 4 Hours/
Level 1 in TRCA Slab Minimum TRCA for 5 hours/
Level 2 in TRCA slab
BPM Rs 12,000 Rs 14,500
ABPM/Dak Sevak Rs 10,000 Rs 12,000
Branch Post Master: The Job Profile of Branch Post Master will include managing affairs of GDS Branch Post Office, India Posts Payments Bank (IPPB) and ensuring uninterrupted counter operation during the prescribed working hours using the handheld device/Smartphone supplied by the Department.
Assistant Branch Post Master: The Job Profile of Assistant Branch Post Master will include all functions of sale of stamps/stationery, conveyance and delivery of mail at doorstep deposits/payments/other transactions under IPPB, assisting Branch Postmasters in counter duties using the handheld device/Smartphone supplied by the Department.
Dak Sevaks: The Job Profile of Dak Sevaks will include all functions of viz sale of stamps and stationery, conveyance and delivery of mail and any other duties assigned by Postmaster/Sub Postmaster including IPPB work in the Departmental Post Offices/RMS.
For more details, candidates are advised to read the official notification.
Selection will be made as per the automatically 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.
The applicant of category OC/OBC/EWS male should pay a fee of Rs. 100/- ( Rupees one hundred) for each set of five options. A 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.
|Stage 1: Registration||Initially, a candidate has to register in the Registration module once per cycle and obtain a unique registration number|
|Stage 2: Fee Payment||UR/OBC/EWS Male need to make the fee payment. In Case of online payment, if no confirmation is received after the deduction of amount from candidate’s bank account, candidates can await upto 72 Hours for settlement. Offline payments can be made at any Head Post Office. List of Post Offices|
|Stage 3: Apply Online||Step 1- Fill Application. |
Step 2 – Upload documents.
Step 3 – Submit Post preferences.
Preview and take print out. Completion of these three steps will only be treated as submission of application.
How to Apply for India Post GDS Gramin Dak Sevak Posts Recruitment-2020:
The only online application will be accepted from the candidate. A candidate who desires to apply online will have to register himself/herself in the portal through https://indiapost.gov.in or http://appost.in/gdsonline, with the following basic details to obtain the Registration Number:
i) Name (In capital letter as per X class certificate Marks Memo including spaces)
ii) Father Name
iii) Mobile Number (Unique for one Registration number)
iv) Date of Birth
vii) PH – Type of Disability – (HH/OH/VH)- Percentage of disability
viii) State in which X class passed
ix) Board in which X class passed
x) Year of Passing X class
xi) X Class Certificate Number / Roll Number (optional).
Only one Registration is allowed for one candidate. The same registration number should be used for submission of applications during the cycle to any of the circles. Mobile number mapping is mandatory for Registration. Once Registered the same mobile number will not be allowed for further Registrations of any other candidates also.
India Post Recruitment Important Dates:
For Registration, Fee & Submission of online application
- Odisha GDS Recruitment: From 01.09.2020 to 30-09-2020
- Tamilnadu GDS Recruitment: From 01.09.2020 to 30-09-2020
Apply Online for India Post GDS Posts
Interested and eligible candidates are advised to apply for the positions online at appost.in at the earliest.
Live Notifications (Cycle II)
- Odisha (Cycle III – 2060 Posts)
- Tamilnadu (Cycle III – 3162 Posts)
Results Under Process
- Haryana (608 Posts)
- Rajasthan (3262 Posts)
- Jammu and Kashmir (442 Posts)
- Madhya Pradesh (2834 Posts)
- Assam (919 Posts)
Registration & Fee Submission, Application online Submission:
- Jammu and Kashmir GDS Recruitment: From 06.07.2020 to 05.08.2020
- Rajasthan GDS Recruitment: 22.06.2020 to 21.07.2020
- Madhya Pradesh GDS Recruitment: From 08.06.2020 to 14.07.2020 (Madhya Pradesh circle Last Date for Submission of online application (as mentioned in Corrigendum) is extended upto 14.07.2020)
- Haryana, Uttarakhand GDS Recruitment: Application online Submission Start Date: 08-06-2020 & Application online Submission End Date: 07-07-2020.
- Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Assam: [West Bengal (Cycle II – 2021 Posts)/ Assam (919 Posts)/ Uttar Pradesh (Cycle II – 3951 Posts)] From 23/11/2020 to 22/04/2020
- Maharashtra Circle: 3650 Posts: From 01/11/2019 to 30/11/2019
- AP, Chhattisgarh & Telangana circles: 5476 posts ( Andhra Pradesh: 2707 / Telangana: 1799 /Chhattisgarh: 970) – From 22.10.2019 to 21.11.2019
- Assam, Bihar, Gujarat, Karnataka, Kerala and Punjab post circle: Assam: 919 Posts / Bihar: 1063 Posts / Gujarat: 2510 Posts /Karnataka: 2637 Posts /Kerala: 2086 Posts / Punjab: 851 Posts) – From September 16 to September 22