RRB Group D Admit Card 2020 – Railway Recruitment Boards release RRB Admit Card 4 days before exam. Candidates whose application form is accepted can download e-call letter from rly-rect-appn.in and all official websites of RRBs. Enter registration number and date of birth to login to download hall ticket. Get the latest news and updates on Railway RRB Group D admit card 2020 including date, download link, forgot registration number, and other updates.
Latest News: Railways Minister Piyush Goyal has officially announced that RRB Group D exam will be held from December 15, 2020. Therefore RRB Group D admit card 2020 release date is expected to be in November or December.
RRB Group D Admit Card 2019-2020
The RRB Group D admit card 2019-2020 for computer based test is released for those out of 1,15,67,248 applicants whose form is accepted. Then admit card for PET will be issued for 3.1 lakh candidates who qualify the exam to appear in PET. Only those who qualify physical will get call letter for DV. Check all important RRB admit card download dates from table below.
|RRB Group D 2019-2020||Important Dates|
|Issuance of final application status||06 Sep 2019|
|RRB Group D exam city, date intimation link activate on (expected)||Nov / Dec 2020|
|RRB Group D admit card 2019 download start (expected)||Nov / Dec 2020|
|Railway RRB Group D exam date 2019-20||15 Dec 2020 Onwards|
Click on the link of that RRB from where you have applied. Check availability RRB wise.
|Name of RRB||Download RRB Admit Card|
|RRB Ahmedabad||Click here|
|RRB Ajmer||Click here|
|RRB Allahabad||Click here|
|RRB Bangalore||Click here|
|RRB Bhopal||Click here|
|RRB Bhubaneswar||Click here|
|RRB Bilaspur||Click here|
|RRB Chandigarh||Click here|
|RRB Chennai||Click Here|
|RRB Gorakhpur||Click here|
|RRB Guwahati||Click here|
|RRB Jammu Srinagar||Click here|
|RRB Kolkata||Click here|
|RRB Malda||Click here|
|RRB Mumbai||Click here|
|RRB Muzaffarpur||Click here|
|RRB Patna||Click here|
|RRB Ranchi||Click here|
|RRB Secunderabad||Click here|
|RRB Siliguri||Click here|
|RRB Thiruvananthapuram||Click here|
RRB Group D Admit Card 2020 Date
As per the Railway Recruitment Cell (RRC) Centralized Employment Notification (CEN) 01/2019, all RRB admit cards will be issued 10 days before the exam.
However in all the latest railway recruitment 2018 as well as 2019, the RRB admit cards are issued exactly 4 days before the exam, and exam city intimation is published 10 days before the exam.
Therefore for RRB Group D 2019 also, the admit card release date is expected 4 days before the exam i.e. in the second week of December 2020 (if the exams do start from 15 Dec 2020). The exact dates will be available only when exam dates are announced. As more than 1.15 crore candidates have applied, it is expected that the exam dates will be spread over one month at least.
RRB Group D Admit Card 2020 by SMS and Email
Railway Recruitment Boards send sms and email to all eligible candidates about their admit card release. Sms and email are sent to the registered mobile number and email ID of candidate. However some times, candidates may not get them due to different reasons – like sms not delivered, email in spam, or technical issues.
So candidates should keep checking their sms and email for message on availability of RRB Group D Admit Card.
But also check official websites because not getting sms and email does not mean you will get extra days to download the hall ticket or appear in exam later.
Forgot Registration Number? This Is What You Have To Do!
Now as you can see, the registration number is very important for downloading admit card. The other thing you need is the date of birth, but there are less chances of you forgetting your own DOB. But many candidates forget the registration number. So this is what you have to do to get it.
- Click the admit card download link given on this page.
- On the login page, you will see a forgot registration details link. Click it.
- A form will open where you have to enter your date of birth, email ID, mobile number.
- As soon as you do that, you get your registration number.
How to download RRB Group D Admit Card 2020?
The process of downloading admit card or e-call letter will be quite simple. However when the admit card is available, only a few days are left for the exam. At that time, you may be in a hurry and want things to be smoother. To make things very easy, you can check the step by step process of downloading admit card here.
Step no. 1: Go to RRB Group D Admit Card 2019 download page.
How will you do it? Simple. You can either click on the direct links available on this page.
Or you can go to any of the official websites of RRBs and click the admit card download link.
Or you can go to rly-rect-appn.in and click on relevant RRB link and then the admit card download link.
Step no. 2: Login
Enter your registration number and password.
Step 3: Download e-call letter
Once you login, you can see exam information. Here you can see your exam city and date and shift. But this is not the admit card. To download the admit card you have to click the e-call letter link.
After you click it, you will get a drop down. Here you have to select the name of the exam from drop down.
After doing that, the RRB Group D admit card gets downloaded in your device.
You now need to print it to use it for the exam.
Details in Railway Group D Admit Card
Your e-call letter will contain a lot of information. To ensure that your admit card has everything, here is a list for your quick reference.
First of all, at the top of the admit card, you will see
Railway Recruitment Board
RRC CEN 01/2019 – Level 1 Posts
e-Call Letter for Computer Based Test
Then you will see the following details
- Roll number
- Registration number
- Name of the candidate
- Name and address of exam center
- Date of exam
- Shift number
- Reporting time
- Nearest railway station
- Google map link
Section in admit card which you need to fill in exam center
- Candidate’s signature
- Invigilator’s signature
Then there is also a second part, which you will need to cut out. It will have the following details.
- Roll number
- Registration number
- Date of birth
- Date of exam
- PWD category
- Name of candidate
- Reporting time
- Test centre code
- Exception if any
- Space for pasting colour photograph, same as uploaded at the time of online application
- You will also see this message “Copy the declaration displayed on your screen in your running handwriting, not in block letters, only in the presence of invigilator on examination day.”
- Candidate’s left thumb impression space
- Candidate’s left thumb impression 2 space
- Signature space
- Invigilator’s signature space
This message is important. It tells you that when you sit down for the exam, at the assigned computer, you will see a message for declaration on the screen. You have to write that message in the space provided.
A sample admit card is as follows.
RRB Group D Admit Card and what else to carry and what not to carry for an exam?
You have to carry the following things to the exam center on the day of exam:
- Railway RRB RRC Group D Admit Card 2019
- Valid Photo ID mentioned in application form in original
- Color photograph of size 35 mm x 45 mm same as uploaded in application form
Standard Operating Procedures are expected from RRBs due to the global pandemic. It is likely that candidates shall also have to carry masks, gloves, sanitizers, and water bottles. Candidates must read SOPs carefully before going to the exam hall.
Valid photo id card meaning
At the time of filling online application form, you had to mention one ID card. The same you have to bring to the center. You had the option of selecting any one among the following.
ID cards options you had: aadhaar card, college / university photo id card if still studying, driving license, identity card issued by the employer in case the candidate is a govt. employee, pan card, passport, printout of e-Aadhaar (not photostat or scanned copy of aadhaar), voter card.
Important note: Your name and date of birth on the photo ID should match the details you submitted in application form.
Separate admit card for scribes
Candidates who can get a scribe are those who are visually impaired (VI), or whose writing speed is affected by cerebral palsy / muscular dystrophy, or candidates with locomotor disability (one arm) or intellectual disability (autism, specific learning disability and mental illness).
RRBs issue separate e-call letter for scribe.
Scribes should bring the following to the center
- Their own RRB Group D admit card 2019
- Valid ID proof
- Passport size photograph
RRB Group D Application Status 2019-2020
Railway Recruitment Boards have released the final application status.
First, a link to check the status was opened at all the official websites of RRB Ahmedabad, RRB Allahabad, RRB Ajmer, RRB Bangalore, RRB Bhopal, RRB Bhubaneswar, RRB Bilaspur, RRB Chandigarh, RRB Chennai, RRB Gorakhpur, RRB Guwahati, RRB Kolkata, RRB Mumbai, RRB Patna, RRB Ranchi, RRB Secunderabad from July 25, 2019, to July 31, 2019.
After that RRBs provided a link to submit objection against rejected application forms. This link was available from August 17, 2019 to August 23, 2019.
Then the final application status was sent by sms and email by September 6, 2019.
It has been reported that the application form of around 4 lakh candidates were rejected.
RRB Group D Exam City and Date Intimation, Free Travel Authority
Before you get the admit card, you get the exam city and date intimation, free travel authority. What is it? And how is it different from admit card? Let me tell you.
As you know that you get admit card only a few days before the exam. Sometimes what happens is that your exam center is too far away and in the short time you may find it difficult to travel to far locations.
So to make things easier for you, Railways tells you your exam city and your exam date first. This is done at the time of RRB Group D exam city and date intimation.
To check city and date, before getting RRB Group D Admit Card 2019, do the following.
- Go to the official website of RRB (any one).
- Click on link to exam city and date intimation for RRB Group D 2019 (you will see this link only if the facility is available at that time).
- Select the relevant RRB.
- Login with your registration number and date of birth
- On the screen, you will see the exam city and date details and also a print option.
Here is a sample city intimation
As you can see, it contains the following information
- Registration number
- Name of candidate
- Father’s name
- Test city
- Test state
- Date of exam
- Duration of exam
- Reporting time
- Gate closure time
- Exam start time
- This intimation does not permit you to appear in the examination. This is just to inform you about your exam date and city and enable you to make travel arrangements.
- You will be allowed to appear in the exam on the basis of RRB Group D e-call letter only.
Free travel authority
SC/ST candidates who had ticked the option to get free travel authority, only get this free railway pass before RRB Group D Admit Card 2019 is released. This is basically only for upto second class sleeper cell. Candidates can use it to travel for free for the exam.
Free travel authority is given in the exam city intimation only. It contains following sections
- Instructions for free travel
- SC/ST certificate number
- Date of issue of SC/ST certificate
- Who issued SC/ST certificate
- Space for signature of TC for outward journey
- Space for signature of TC for return journey
Free travel authority instructions
- While booking ticket, you will also have to show a self-attested photo copy of e-call letter and SC/ST Certificate.
- On production of this authority, you are enabled to travel for free as per details given in the admit card by train in 2nd class sleeper and reservation charges are not payable.
- Journey period will be 7 days including date of examination for outward and return journey for candidates residing in the state where the exam centre is located. For others the journey will be 10 days.
- The travel authority is valid only if accompanied with original SC/ST certificate.
- At the time of journey candidates must carry the authority as well as original SC/ST certificate.
RRB Group D 2019-2020
Railway Recruitment Board is conducting this recruitment for various posts in level 1 of 7th CPC pay matrix. As earlier this level was referred to as group D, so this recruitment is called RRB Group D.
Please note that in 2018, another Railway Group D recruitment was held. It was against RRB CEN 02/2018. Here we are talking about RRC CEN 01/2019 recruitment.
Railway Wise Vacancies
|Name of Railways||No. of Vacancies|
|East Central Railway||3563|
|East Coast Railway||2555|
|Eastern Railway, CLW & Metro||10873|
|North Central Railway and DLW||4730|
|North Eastern Railway, MCF and RDSO||4002|
|North Western Railway||5249|
|Northeast Frontier Railway||2894|
|Northern Railway, DMW and RCF||13153|
|South Central Railway||9328|
|South East Central Railway||1664|
|South Eastern Railway||4914|
|South Western Railway and RWF||7167|
|Southern Railway and ICF||9579|
|West Central Railway||4019|
- Computer Based Test
- Physical Efficiency Test
- Document Verification
CBT Exam Pattern
|Subject||No. of Qs.|
|General intelligence and reasoning||30|
|General awareness and current affairs||20|
Marking scheme: Each question is of 1 (one) mark. And negative marking is ⅓ for every wrong answer.
Minimum qualifying marks are 40% for UR, 40% for EWS, 30% for OBC, 30% for SC, 30% for ST.
RRB Group D 2019 Admit Card Frequently Asked Questions
Ans : Dear candidate. Your roll number is given in the admit card. Please check the relevant column.
Ans : Dear candidate. You can check your exam date in two ways. First is through the exam date and city intimation. And second is through the admit card.
Ans : You can download the admit card anytime before the exam from any of the official websites of RRBs.
Ans : Dear candidate. Railway Recruitment Boards, Ministry of Railways, Government of India has not provided any facility for admit card correction. Please get in touch with your RRB to see what can be done.
Ans : Unfortunately, there is no scope of changing exam date. The exam date assigned is final.
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