India Post Recruitment 2023 – Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS) Vacancy 30041

India Post.
Last Date: 23/08/2023.

India Post has released an employment notification for the recruitment of Gramin Dak Sevaks 30041 (GDS) [Branch Postmaster (BPM)/ Assistant Branch Postmaster (ABPM)/ Dak Sevak] posts in Branch Post Offices (BOs) created in the year 2023 under various postal circle across the country. Candidates who fulfill the below-mentioned eligibility criteria may read this article and apply online for this vacancy.


India Post Recruitment 2023


Name of post: Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS)

No of posts: 30,041 posts
Postal circle-wise vacancy: 
Postal CircleNo of Vacancy
Andhra Pradesh1058
Himachal Pradesh418
Jammu & Kashmir300
Madhya Pradesh1565
North Eastern500
Tamil Nadu2994
Uttar Pradesh3084
West Bengal2127
Pay: Emoluments in the form of Time Related Continuity Allowance (TRCA) plus Dearness Allowance thereon are paid to the GDS.The applicable TRCA to different categories are as under:

# BPM: Rs.12,000/- -29,380/-

# ABPM/ Dak Sevak: Rs.10,000/- -24,470/-

Eligibility Criteria of India Post Recruitment

Age Limit:

# Minimum Age Limit: 18 years
# Maximum Age Limit: 40 years

Age Relaxation: Category-wise age relaxation is as mentioned below.

# SC/ST: 5 years
# OBC: 3 years
# PWD: 10 years
# PWD-OBC: 13 years
# PWD-SC/ST: 15 years

Educational Qualification: The candidate should have passed the Secondary School Examination of 10th standard having passed in Mathematics and English (having been studied as compulsory or elective subjects) conducted by any recognized Board of School Education by the Government of India/State Governments/ Union Territories in India shall be a mandatory educational qualification for all approved categories of GDS.

Local Language Proficiency: The candidate should have studied the local language at least up to the 10th standard.

Other Qualifications: The candidate should be proficient in the following fields

(i) Knowledge of computer
(ii) Knowledge of cycling
(iii) Adequate means of livelihood

Application Fee:

# General / OBC: 100/-
# SC / ST / PH: Nil
# Female: Nil
# Payment Mode: Credit/Debit Cards, Net Banking facility/ UPI and through Head Post offices.

How to Apply for India Post Recruitment?

Interested and eligible candidates may apply online for this vacancy. They may follow below mentioned steps to apply online.

# Scroll down, go to Important Web-Links section.

# Click on the “Online Application Form” and complete the registration process.

# In the next stage, click on the “Online Application Form” Link and log in.

# Fill out your all personal and educational details and upload the necessary documents.

# Make a payment of the application fee as per your category and submit the form.

# At the end, take a printout of the application form.

Important Dates of India Post GDS Recruitment 2023

# Starting date of submission of online application: 3rd August 2023
# Last date of submission of online application: 23rd August 2023

Important Web-Links of India Post Vacancy


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Official Website
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Selection Process of India Post GDS Recruitment

The Selection Process of India Post GDS Recruitment consists of following stages –

Preparation of Merit List: The applicants will be shortlisted for engagement on the basis of a system generated merit list. The merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks obtained/ conversion of Grades/ Points to marks in the Secondary School Examination of 10th standard of approved Boards, aggregated to percentage to the accuracy of 4 decimals. The passing of all the subjects as per the respective approved board norms is mandatory.

Document Verification: The shortlisted candidates for the recruitment will have to attend the document verification process to complete the recruitment process. The shortlisted candidates should get their documents verified by the mentioned divisional head on or before the specified date. The candidate should go along with all the relevant original documents for verification. The shortlisted candidates will be allowed total 15 days to submit the documents for verification.

At the time of verification of documents upon shortlisting of an applicant, if the data/marks fed in the Portal are found mismatched with original documents, his/her candidature will be rejected even if there is a small spelling error in the name of the applicant, father/mother name, etc.

Appointment: On the successful completion of document verification, a candidate will be appointed as Gramin Dak Sevaks within the jurisdiction of the respective division. The offer of provisional engagement will be issued through the system itself (on registered SMS/Email) based on successful document verification. The applicant will be required to approach the designated Engaging Authorities within a period of 15 days.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for India Post Recruitment

1. What is India Post Recruitment?
India Post Recruitment refers to the process by which the Indian Postal Department conducts examinations and hires individuals for various positions within the postal system, including postman, mail guard, postal assistant, sorting assistant, multi-tasking staff, and other administrative roles.

2. How can I apply for India Post Recruitment?
You can apply for India Post Recruitment through the official website of the Indian Postal Department. They usually release recruitment notifications on their website, which include detailed information about the application process, eligibility criteria, and important dates.

3. What is the eligibility criteria for India Post Recruitment? Eligibility criteria can vary based on the specific position. It generally includes criteria such as age limits, educational qualifications, and sometimes specific requirements related to the position. Make sure to check the official notification for the specific recruitment you’re interested in.

4. What is the selection process for India Post Recruitment?
The selection process usually involves a written examination and may include other stages like skill tests or interviews, depending on the position. The details of the selection process will be provided in the official recruitment notification.

5. What is the application fee for India Post Recruitment?
The application fee also varies based on the category you belong to and the position you’re applying for. The application fee details are mentioned in the official notification.

6. When does India Post release recruitment notifications?
India Post releases recruitment notifications periodically based on their staffing needs. The frequency and timing of these notifications can vary. Keep an eye on the official website and employment news for updates.

7. How can I stay updated about India Post Recruitment?
To stay updated, regularly check the official website of India Post, subscribe to employment news, and follow official social media accounts. There are also job portals that might provide updates on India Post Recruitment.

8. What are the benefits of working with India Post?
Working with India Post can provide stable government employment with competitive pay, job security, and various benefits such as medical coverage, pension, and opportunities for career growth within the postal department.

9. Can I apply for multiple positions in India Post Recruitment?
Yes, you can apply for multiple positions if you meet the eligibility criteria for each position and the recruitment notifications allow it. However, be mindful of the application process and deadlines for each position.

10. Where can I find more details about India Post Recruitment?
You can find detailed information about India Post Recruitment, including notifications, application procedures, and other relevant details, on the official website of the Indian Postal Department.


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