India Post GDS Bihar & Maharashtra Online Form 2021 for 4368 Posts

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India Post GDS Bihar & Maharashtra Online Form 2021 Notification Out

India Post is the department of posts, which is government functioned postal system in India. Indian Post GDS 2021: Indian Post conducts the GDS Exam to recruit candidates for the post of BRANCH POSTMASTER (BPM), ASSISTANT BRANCH POSTMASTER (ABPM) and DAK SEVAK. Indian Post has announced 4368 vacancies of BPM, ABPM and Dak Sevak posts and of 1940 vacancies in Bihar and 2428 vacancies in Maharashtra. Indian Post GDS Notification 2021 has been released officially on 27th April 2021. The online registration process has been started from 27th April 2021 to 26th May 2021. The candidates can apply from the direct link given in the article below. The selection of candidates is done on the basis of the Secondary School Examination pass certificate of 10th standard with passing marks in Mathematics and English, Computer Training and Knowledge of Local Language.

Indian Post GDS 2021: Overview

Indian Post GDS Recruitment 2021
Name Of The Organization

Department of Post (India Post)

Name Of The Posts BPM, ABPM, DAK SEVAK
Vacancies Bihar(1940) , Maharashtra(2428)
Registration Starts 27th April 2021
Last Date to Apply 26th May 2021
Category Govt Jobs
Official Website Click Here
Apply Online Click Here

Indian Post GDS Notification 2021

Indian Post has released a notification announcing 4368 vacancies for BPM, ABPM and DAK SEVAK for FY 2021-22. The detailed advertisement has been released on 27th April 2021 on its official website. The online application process will be active from 27th April 2021 to 26th May 2021. The direct link to download the notification has been attached below.

Indian Post GDS 2021: Important Dates

Indian Post GDS 2021 Events Dates
Indian Post GDS 2021 Notification 27th April 2021
Indian Post GDS Online Application 27th April 2021
Indian Post GDS the Last Date to Apply Online 26th May 2021
Download of call letter To Be Notified
Indian Post GDS 2021 Final Result  To Be Notified

Indian Post GDS 2021 Vacancy

The vacancy details for Indian Post 2021 have been released 4638 vacancies, out of which 1940 vacancies have been announced for Bihar posts and 2428 for Maharashtra posts. The vacancy distribution for states and categories has been tabulated below.


Indian Post GDS Online Application Form 2021

Indian Post Online Application Form date has been available from 27th April 2021 to 26th May 2021. The apply online link, instructions for an Online Registration, as well as the requirements of the form, has been provided here. The candidates can apply from the direct link here.


Indian Post GDS Registration Fee

The application fee for Indian Post GDS 2021 must be paid online only within the stipulated time period.

Sr. No. Category Application Fees
1. SC/ ST/ PWD/ and Female Rs. 0/- (NIL)
2. General/OBC/EWS Rs. 100/-
(Application fees including intimation charges)

Indian Post GDS Salary & Pay Scale

  1. The following Minimum Time Related Continuity Allowance(TRCA) shall be payable to the categories of GDS.
  2. However, in respect of GDSs engaged on or after 01.07.2018, the initial fixation of TRCA will be
    done on the first stage of Level-I of the respective category.
Sl. no. Category Minimum TRCA for 4 Hours/Level 1 in TRCA Slab Minimum TRCA for 5 hours/Level 2 in TRCA slab
1 BPM Rs.12,000/- Rs.14,500/-
2 ABPM/Dak Sevak Rs.10,000/- Rs.12,000/-

Indian Post GDS 2021: Eligibility Criteria

Age Limit : 18 and 40 years(as on 27.04.2021)


Age Relaxation

S.No  Category Permissible age relaxation
1 SC/ST 5 Years
2 OBC 3 Years
3 EWS No relaxation*
4 PwD 10 years*
5  PwD + OBC 13 years*
6 PwD + SC/ST 15 years*

Note:- 1*  : There will be no relaxation in upper age limit to EWS candidates. However, the persons belonging to EWSs who are not covered under the scheme of reservation for SCs, STs and OBCs shall get 10% reservation in engagement to the Gramin Dak Sevak posts in the Department of Posts.

Note:-2* : All Engaging Authorities shall maintain reservation for persons with disabilities to all categories of GDS posts except for persons with benchmark of disability “Blind” (for all categories of GDS). Percentage of reservation may be maintained as in the case of SC,ST and OBC categories in GDS posts. Relaxation in upper age limit is subject to the condition that maximum age of the applicant on the crucial date shall not exceed 55 years.

Educational Qualification

(a) Secondary School Examination pass certificate of 10th standard with passing marks in Mathematics, local language 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 Gramin Dak Sevaks.

(b) Compulsory knowledge of Local Language: The candidate should have studied the local language at least up to 10th standard [as compulsory or elective subjects]. For More information Check Notification.

(c) Basic Computer Training: The candidates for all approved categories of GDS referred to in (i) above will be required to furnish Basic Computer Training Course Certificate of at least 60 days duration from any Computer Training Institute run by Central Government/State Government /Universities / Boards / Private Institutions Organizations. 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 any other higher educational level and in such cases, a separate certificate will not be insisted upon.

Indian Post GDS 2021: Selection Criteria

  1. Selection will be made as per the automatic generated merit list as per the rules based on the candidates online submitted applications.
  2. 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 subject to the conditions referred in Clause B of Notifications pertaining to Required Educational Qualifications for taking candidate into account for calculating the merit.
  3. Candidates having both marks and grades in the marks list have to apply with marks only. In case any candidates apply with grades only his application liable for disqualification.
  4. In case of the marks lists containing the Grades/ Points, marks will be reckoned by taking conversion of Grades and points with the multiplication factor (9.5) against the maximum points or grade as 100.
  5. In case candidates get the same marks, the merit order would be taken as DOB(higher age as merit), ST trans-woman, ST female, SC trans-woman, SC female, OBC trans-woman, OBC female, EWS trans-woman, EWS female, UR trans woman, UR female, ST trans-male, ST Male, SC trans-male, SC Male, OBC trans-male, OBC male, EWS trans- male, EWS male, UR trans-male, UR male.
  6. A candidate can apply for a maximum of twenty posts as per cycle of online engagement. This inter alia means that a prospective candidate can apply for twenty posts on a single application spread across one or all Circles. However, this count of twenty posts is inclusive of vacancies arising in candidate’s Home Circle. (Home Circle means the circle in the native/ domicile state of
    prospective candidate in which he/she is permanently residing and studied SSC where Postal Circle is providing opportunity). Hence, candidates should be advised to exercise due care while utilizing the twenty choices available to her/him in each Cycle. However, only one post will be offered for each Circle if she/he has applied for one or more posts in each Circle.
  7. If a candidate opts for five posts with preference post1, post2, post3, post4, post5 etc. and selected as meritorious in more than one post, the post in the order of preference will be offered and the candidature for all the remaining posts will be forfeited. Similarly, in case of a candidate if joins at any selected post, offers to the remaining choices will automatically be forfeited. If a candidate has applied for more than one circle only one post will be offered per circle.
  8. Applicants submitted applications with incomplete/incorrect data will also be rejected from consideration. Candidate should select appropriate Board basing on the year of pass and Board of pass from the respective states which recognized the Boards. Any deviation with reference to the documents submitted and data entered will also liable for rejection of the candidature.

How to Apply Online for Indian Post GDS 2021?

Step 1: Click on the official link, provided above or Click here.
Step 2: the following basic details to obtain the Registration Number:-

  1.  Name (In capital letter as per X class certificate Marks Memo including spaces)
  2.  Father Name
  3.  Mobile Number (Unique for one Registration number)
  4.  Date of Birth
  5.  Gender
  6.  Community
  7.  PH – Type of Disability – (HH/OH/VH)- Percentage of disability
  8.  State in which Xth class passed
  9.  Board in which Xth class passed
  10.  Year of Passing Xth class
  11.  Xth Class Certificate Number / Roll Number (optional)
  12. Transgender certificate issued by District Magistrate as per THE TRANSGENDER PERSONS (PROTECTION OF RIGHTS) ACT,2019.

Step 3:  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. In case of any duplicate Registration is found by altering the basic details all the candidatures relating to all such Registrations will be removed for consideration of selection. Any candidate who forgot the registration number can retrieve the registration number through option ‘Forgot registration’.

Documents To Upload

1. X class / SSC Certificate

2. X class / SSC Mark Sheet marks / grades / points 

3. DOB proof if DOB is not in the X class / SSC Mark Certificate

4. Computer Certificate

5. Community Certificate(OBC/SC ST/EWS)

6. Photo – 200×230

7. Signature

8. Certificate of Disability (for PH or PwD)

Fee Payment

Applicant of category OC/OBC/EWS Male / trans-man should pay a fee of Rs. 100/- (Rupees one hundred) for each set of five options. 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

The applicant can also pay the fee through online mode of payment using the URL provided in the Home page. All recognized Credit/Debit cards and Net Banking facility can be availed for this purpose. Charges applicable for usage of Debit/Credit cards and net banking as per the rules from time to time will be levied to the candidates.


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