RRB announces 50% of the vacancies will be reserved for the Waiting List candidates

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RRB announces 50% of the vacancies : Guys, have you applied for the RRB 2018 Recruitment Drive this year? If you are one of those then the Railway Recruitment Board has a good news for you. A few days back, the Railway Recruitment Board said that the recruitment process of RRB will be completed by December this year. After the release of this news, people who had been preparing for a long time for the Government Exams have breathed a sigh of relief.

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The Railway Recruitment Board has also said that the waiting list will also be issued along with the 90, 000 thousand applicants results. This will benefit the candidates who have been listed in the waiting list. It is because, in case of the Final List of the candidates, there can be situation where a candidate quits to get recruited in the job. In that case the candidates who have been listed in the Waiting List will be given a chance and will be offered a Job.

It has been reported that, about 45, 000 candidates have been listed on the RRB’s Waiting List. The RRB confirmed to the media that around 50% of the vacancies will be reserved for the Waiting List candidates. This means that, there are candidates/ applicants who have been selected for the 90, 000 posts, some of them have already been selected in other posts such as SSC, CDS, Bank PO, Bank Clerks etc. In that case, they refuse to join.


Candidates who have applied for the RRB Examination will be able to take the Examination in 15 Languages, along with Hindi and English. This decision was taken by the Railways to facilitate the candidates. Apart from English by RRB, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Konkan, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Oriya, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu have been kept as Alternatives. This is for the first time that the candidate will be able to give the Examination in 15 Languages.

Vacancies were issued around 90, 000 posts for Group C and D respectively. The RRB has received over 2.36 Crore Application Forms. This is one of the biggest recruitment drive held so far. 100 Questions will be asked which will be Computer Based. The RRB has gave a word that, the Recruitment Procedure will be completed by the end of the year.

वेटिंग लिस्ट में होंगे करीब 45 हजार उम्मीदवार

आरआरबी की तरफ से बताया गया कि वेटिंग लिस्ट में कुल रिक्तयों के 50 फीसदी उम्मीदवार शामिल किए जाएंगे. आपको बता दें कि सरकारी नौकरी के लिए आवेदन करने वाले उम्मीदवार एक साथ गई गर्वनमेंट जॉब के एग्जाम देते रहते हैं. ऐसे में यह उम्मीद है कि जिन आवेदकों का चयन 90 हजार पदों पर किया जाएगा, उनमें से कुछ उम्मीदवारों का पहले से ही किसी अन्य नौकरी जेसे एसएससी, सीडीएस, बैंक पीओ, बैंक क्लर्क, पीसीएस आदि में चयन हो गया हो. इस हालात में वे ज्वाइन करने से इनकार कर सकते हैं.

RRB Recruitment 2018 Applications for ALP and Group D has been closed. The Last date to submit the application form for RRB Recruitment was 31st March 2018 and the last date for new registration for Railway jobs 2018 is 30th March. RRB Recruitment Online Payment can be done until 30th March 2018. Railway Recruitment Board, RRB has released Application Form for the post of Railway Group D and Assistant Loco Pilot Recruitment on 28th Feb 2018 and Railway Online Registration Ends on 31st March 2018.

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