Sr Postmaster Grade Exam - Eligibility conditions
On announcement of Examination schedule (LDCE) for selection to the Senior Postmaster Grade, many of our members are asking to clarify the eligibility conditions to appear for the said Examination. As per the Recruitment rules framed, only Inspector Posts with 6 years of regular service are eligible to appear for the Sr Postmaster Examination. Inspectors who have completed 6 years regular service in IP cadre as on 01-01-2011 are eligible to appear for the LDCE scheduled to be held on 31-12-2011. ASPs are not eligible to appear for the Examination.
An extract of the Senior Postmaster (Group B Gazetted) Recruitment Rules, 2010, dated 9th September, 2010 is furnished here under for the information of the members.
VI. 25% of vacancies in the grade of Sr. Postmaster will be filled up by promotion of Postmaster Gr. III with 2 years of regular service in the grade (including regular service in HSG, I if any) and 75% by Inspector of Posts (IPOs) with 6 years of regular service in the grade on the basis of Limited Departmental Competitive Examination (LDCE).
VII.The officials in PS Gr ‘B’ and Senior Postmaster (Gazetted) would be eligible for induction in IPoS Gr ‘A’ on the basis of a consolidated eligibility list.