The Postal Directorate has been issued a letter to the CPMGs of all postal circles for the vacancy position of IPO (Inspector of post) for Direct Recruitment by SSC CGL Exam 2020

Vacancy position of IPO for Direct Recruitment in SSC CGL Exam 2020

Government of India
Ministry of Communications
Department of Posts
Dak Bhawan, Sansad Marg
New Delhi - 110 001.
Dated:28th October 2020


    The Chief Postmaster General,
    All Postal Circles.

Subject: Filling up the vacancies in IPO by Direct recruitment through Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2Q20 to be conducted by Staff Selection Commission.


I am directed to say that Stnff Selection Commission is going to notify the Combined Graduate Level Examination (CGLE),2020. Accordingly, Circles are required to compute the vacancies as per provisions mentioned in Column 10 of Schedulc of revised Recruitment Rules of Inspector Posts notified in the Gazette of lndia on 05.02.2019 i.e. 33.34% of the total vacanciee of th.e vesr and not the total posts, for further reporting to Staff Selection Commission by the Direcuorate.

2. Vacancies remained unfilled due to the non-joining of candidates that should be taken into accourt to arive at the total number of vacancies. The Circle may, however, ensure that the offer of appointment made to candidates who have not responded-/joined has been cancelled after following the prescribed procedure and their dossiers are returned to Staff Selection Commission, before taking into account those vacancies to arrive at the total number of vacancies.

3. Attention is invited to Department's O.M. No. 12-10/201?-SCT dated 01st April, 2019 vide which post of Inspector Posts have been identified suitable for Persons with benchmark disabilities [low Vision (LV), Hard of hearing (HH), One Ana (OA), One Leg (OL), One Arm and One Leg (OAOL), Leprosy cured, Dwarfism, Acid attack victim atd Multiple disabilities from amongst disabilities mentioned above]. Accordingly, Circles may earmark the requisite number of vacancies for PwD' as per prevailing instructions on the subject and furnish 'certificate' annexed to this letter regarding compliance of Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act.

4. CGLE 2018 and CGLE 2019 is under process and candidates will be allocated File No.X-07/1 6/2020-SPN-ll to Circles against direct recruitment vacadcies reported by the Circle for the year 2018 ard 2019, for appointment as Inspector Posts on declaration of result of the said examination. It may also be noted that last tirne vacancics upto 31.12.2019 were taken into consideration.

5. Circles are, therefore, requested to furnish the category-wise break-up of vacancies to be filled up by direct recruitment in the grade of Inspector Posts (IPOs) for the year 2020 (01.01.2020 to 31.12.2020) in enclosed Proforrna by-return e-mail latest by 30.10.2020 at  [email protected] and [email protected] The same should be signed by the Competent Authority.

Encl: As above
Yours faithfully
(Muthuraman C)
Assistant Dira:tor General (SPN)

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