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Railway recruitment 2018: 15 million register for 89000 posts, exam likely in April, May

Railway Recruitment 2018: Around 15 million (one-and-a-half crore) people have registered for over 89,000 RRB jobs advertised by the railways last month, officials said on Wednesday.

education Updated: Mar 14, 2018 17:37 IST
PTI, New Delhi
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Railway Recruitment 2018: The last date for submission of applications is March 31 and applications have been invited for over 89,000 India Railway posts — 26,502 vacancies for Group C and 62,907 for Group D.(Sanchit Khanna/HT file)

Around 15 million (one-and-a-half crore) people have registered for over 89,000 RRB jobs advertised by the railways last month, officials said on Wednesday.

The officials said that primary registration of around one-and-a-half crore (15 million) candidates have been received by the Railway Recruitment Board online for recruitment to various Group C and Group D posts.

The last date for submission of applications is March 31 and applications have been invited for over 89,000 posts — 26,502 vacancies for Group C and 62,907 for Group D.

“Primary registration is done by candidates with their name and address. The next step is application where they fill up other details and pay the fee,” a senior official said.

In preliminary registration of RRB application form, candidates have to provide educational qualification along with other details such as name, father’s name, date of birth, community, email ID and mobile number.

The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) will tentatively conduct the exam during April and May, 2018. After releasing the notification for the vacancies, the railways made many changes with respect to criteria, age and educational qualification, after protests by job aspirants in several states.

First Published: Mar 14, 2018 15:18 IST