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WB Postal Circle GDS Recruitment 2018- Get Details of Gramin Dak Sevak Recruitment in West Bengal

Hello Aspirants, one more good news for you all arrived as West Bengal Postal Circle has announced to conduct recruitment of Gramin Dak Sevak Posts in West Bengal. This recruitment as you all might know was canceled due to administrative reasons by WB Postal Circle. Now the fresh announcement has arrived giving you all one more chance to enter the Govt. Sector. If you have applied to the GDS announcements to the announcement declared in the year 2017 then some good news are there. Excited! then read the complete article as we are going to unfold these all and also the changes that have been announced this time on West Bengal GDS Recruitment in WB Postal Circle. Read the complete article for more details.

West Bengal GDS Recruitment 2018 | Overview

Start Date of Application5th April 2018
Last Date of Application4th April 2018
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Post DesignationGramin Dak Sevak (GDS)
Application FeeRs. 100/-
Official Websitewww.appost.in/gdsonline
Merit List Declaration3 to 4 months
Helpdesk Number033-22120578
Email Contacts[email protected] & [email protected]


Office of Chief Post Master General, West Bengal Postal Circle vide RECTT./R-100/ONLINE/GDS/VOL-VI DATED 05.04.2018 has released the GDS Engagement Notification for 5778 Posts. The announcement will open up one more recruitment opportunity for the Job aspirants. The Opening date of application is scheduled from 5th April 2018 and the last date of application is 4th April 2018. Get the up to date details of the GDS recruitment.

Name of the Post: WB Postal Gramin Dak Sevak Posts.

Pay Scale: Rs. 2665-50- 4165/- (approximately Rs 10000/- per month). The Pay Scale is due for revision.

Place of Posting: In Head Post Offices, Sub Offices or In Branch Offices of Postal Department in West Bengal.

West Bengal Postal Circle GDS Recruitment 2018 – Vacancies

Gramin Dak Sevaks are the posts generally posted in Branch Post Offices under HO or SO. The number of vacancies declared in West Bengal Postal Circle is 5778 Posts. The breakup of vacancies as per categories are given below-

WB GDS Vacancies as per Categories

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WB GDS Vacancies as per Postal Division

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Eligibility Details of West Bengal GDS Posts

West Bengal Gramin Dak Sevak recruitment has the following candidates as per the declared notification. Eligible candidates should satisfy the eligibility conditions for the post. The eligibility required for GDS Post is discussed in detail below-

Age Limit for GDS Posts

Eligible age limit of the applicant should be between 18 and 40 years as on 05.04.2018.However the upper age limit shall be relaxed for reserved categories of applicants as follows=

  • 5 years for SC/ST Candidates
  • 3 Years for OBC Candidates
  • 10 Years for PH Categories of applicants

Educational Qualification for WB GDS Posts

The minimum educational qualification to apply for this vacancy is matriculation. Higher qualified candidates can also apply but no weightage shall be given for higher qualification. Computer Knowledge certificate of 60 days course shall also be required to be submitted on selection.

WBGDS Recruitment Application @ appost.in/gdsonline

Candidates who have applied online to the earlier advertisement in West Bengal Postal Circle shall have to apply again with the old registration number. Those applicants are not required to deposit the application fee and can apply afresh with the old Registration details. Fresh Candidates are required to apply online through the official website of Indian Post link of which is given at the end. The application fee as declared in the notification is as under-

Application Fee

  • OC/OBC Male candidates shall have to Pay Rs 100/- as application fee.
  • Female, SC/ST and PH Candidates are exempted from paying the application fee.

The application fee should be paid through the e payment post offices listed through the notification. The list of post offices is attached at the end of this article.

How to Apply for West Bengal GDS Posts?

Eligible candidates should apply through the official link or they can apply through the link given below to submit the application. On the official Page, candidates should first register their information, after which they will be used the Registration ID and Password. After generation of Registration ID  and Password, the Application fee (if applicable) are to be submitted in Post Office. After the Fees Payment confirmation proceed to apply online. On the apply online page, you shall have to fill up the entire mandatory details including fees payment information and upload the images as per the requirements. Finally, submit the Application and take a print out for reference. Candidates applied to the earlier vacancy announcement should skip the Registration Part and should apply with the registration number of the previously submitted application. At the end, we are listing the image dimensions which are required to be uploaded during application submission.

Documents Image in JPEG FormatMaximum Size
SSC Marks Memo /


200 kb
Community Certificate (if applicable)200 kb
Photo50kb; 200×230

pixels preferable

Signature50kb; 200×230

pixels preferable

Certificate of Disability(for PWD Candidates)200 kb

West Bengal GDS Recruitment | Important Links

West Bengal GDS Recruitment Official NotificationClick Here
List of Post Offices for Fee SubmissionClick Here
West Bengal GDS Recruitment Application LinkClick Here

Hope the above information will help you submit the application correctly within the deadline.

Thank You

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