More than 23 lakh candidates have applied for UP Sachivalaya Group D Recruitment 2015 for Peon.
UP Government has witnessed an overwhelming number of applicants for the posts of Peons this year. Online registrations started on August 11, 2015 and continued till September 14, 2015. In this passage of a month, the number of candidates that have applied is unbelievable. Check out the below statistics for details.
- Number of Posts – 368
- Number of Applicants – 23 Lakhs Plus
- Number of Applicants per post – 6,250
- Minimum Qualification Required – Class V Pass
According to the UP Govt, over 2 Lakh candidates are those with degrees like B Tech, MSc, MCom and other graduates. Only 53,000 applicants are such who have a minimum qualification of Class V Pass.
Stunned by the huge numbers, the Govt is trying to come up with a new recruitment process or a formula for rejection of the applications. Earlier, selections were supposed to be done on the basis of Direct Interview but looking at the number of applicants this is now practically impossible.
समूह घ के अन्तर्गत अनुसेवक/फर्राश के पद हेतु – सचिवालय प्रशासन विभाग, उत्तर प्रदेश
TOI write about: Over 23 Lakh in race for 368 peons’ posts (read complete article at TOI).
UP Secretariat Group D Recruitment 2015 for Peon – Will there be an exam?
Considering that more than 23 lakh candidates have applied for Peon and Farrash posts for Secretariat Group D, if interviews are conducted this is what will happen.
Say an interview lasts for only 1 minute.
To interview 20 lakh candidates, the time taken would be 33333 hours.
If interviews are conducted for 24 hours, the number of days that will be taken to interview these many candidates would be 1388 days.
If interviews are conducted for 7 days a week, it will take 3.8 years to complete the interviews.
So you see, to interview all the applicants for UP Sachivalaya Group D Recruitment 2015, even if interviews are held for 1 minute for 24×7, it will take more than 3.5 years to recruit!
To handle large number of candidates, it is expected that the UP Secretariat might hold written exam as a preliminary stage to select candidates for interviews.
We will update you on this as soon as the Govt makes an official announcement.
UP Secretariat Group D Admit Card 2015
If the government announces that a written exam will be held for selection of candidates for the Group D peon / Farrash posts, then it is evident that admit card / hall ticket will be released.
As and when the admit card of UP Group D Peon recruitment is available, details of the same will be updated here.
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