Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions
Special Recruitment Drive for Filling up of Vacant Posts
up of vacant posts is a continuing process. The recruitment agencies
conduct recruitment process as per vacancies reported to them by the
user departments. Based on vacancies reported by the user Departments,
the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has started recruitment process to fill up 1,05,338 posts during the year 2019 and 2020. During 2017-18, Centralized Employment Notifications (CENs)
for 1,27,573 combined vacancies of various Group ‘C’ and Level-1 posts
were notified by the Ministry of Railways – for new and future vacancies
to arise in two yearstime. Another five CENs covering 1,56,138
vacancies of various Group ‘C’ and Level-1 posts were issued in 2018-19.
The Department of Posts has also conducted examination/notified to fill
up 19,522 vacancies, other than those to be filled up through SSC, in
various grades. Thus, recruitment process to fill up 4,08,591 vacancies
by just three agencies viz. the SSC, Ministry of Railways and Department of Posts, is in progress.
information was provided by the Union Minister of State (Independent
Charge) Development of North-Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel,
Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, DrJitendra
Singh in written reply to a question in RajyaSabha today.