26 Apr 2020, 09:40 am By Rohit Sindhu
Railway RRB NTPC & Group D Update | CBT 1 exam after ECA Selection

Railway Recruitment Board (RRB), Indian Railways released jobs notification on NTPC & Group D vacancies last year. On more than a lakh of vacancies in Indian Railways (Non-Gazetted) applications were invited in mid of 2019 & as per latest updates Indian Railways is yet to finalize the CBT 1 exam dates or admit card status. After lockdown due to Covid19 pandemic, the selection process of Exam Conducting Agency (ECA) is also halted. According to reports, RRB Chennai to restart ECA process for NTPC (CEN-1/2019) CBT 1 after lockdown ends. Earlier ECA had to submit its applications till April 16, but due to extension in 21 days lockdown the entire process got halted, said govt sources.

More than 5 Crores of applicants are waiting for the Railway RRB NTPC and Group D exam updates. RRB was earlier asked on CBT 1 online exam date. In reply to RTI file by students, notice through Railway Recruitment Board official websites, board recommended to watch. Railway NTPC CBT Test dates after decision on exam conducting authority, to be taken added a source familiar with.

Earlier reports were reported on Railway non-gazetted NTPC & Group D posts CBT exam, specifying National Recruitment Agency (NRA) to take charge of all non-gazetted vacancies including Indian Railways. Based on recent proceedings Indian Railways RRB Boards are yet to be stern on CBT 1 exam decision. Railway CEN 01/2019 Non-Technical Popular Category vacancies and RRC CEN 1/2019 Group D vacancies are pending for last one year and the official decision on Online Exam is yet to be taken by Board, added report.

Railway RRB NTPC & Group D Update

The decision on Indian Railways CEN 1/2019 NTPC & RRC Group D examination 2020 seems to be decided shortly after lockdown ends. After postponing the NTPC/ Group D Computer Based Test from August-September 2019, Railway Recruitment Boards haven’t reached to final decision on exams. Reports have suggesting that Ministry official likely to take final decision on pending exams very shortly. After concluding discussions on recruiting agency, the process likely to pick pace in upcoming months.

On more than one lac of Group C & D vacancies in various Indian Railway units, zonals Recruitment Boards RRB / Recruitment Cells RRCs are soon to be intimated. Notice on CBT 1 exam dates, instructions and entire requisite seems to be published at indianrailways.gov.in website.

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Earlier for the recruitment on various posts under NTPC applications on Graduate and Undergraduate, were invited. On more than 35000 posts under NTPC CEN 1/2020 applications in huge numbers in 12 RRB Boards

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NTPC ECA Selection after lockdown lifts-

RRB Chennai has suggested that the process for selection of  Exam Conducting Agency for CEN 1/2019 NTPC online exam will resume after lockdown lifts. All services and procedures have been halted due to prevailing situation amid Covid19 outbreak in country. Likely in July the ECA selection process to be finished. NTPC CBT exams likely to be conducted in year end.

RRB CEN 1/2019 NTPC Exam Stages 2020:

There shall be two stage Computer Based Test (CBT) followed by Skill Test (Computer based Aptitude Test for Station Master and Traffic Assistant, Typing Skill Test for Junior Clerk cum Typist, Junior Time Keeper, Accounts Clerk cum Typist, Senior Clerk cum Typist, Junior Account Assistant cum Typist and Senior Time Keeper). Subsequently, there will be document verification and medical examination. For Trains Clerk, Commercial cum Ticket Clerk, Goods Guard, Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk, Commercial Apprentice, there shall be two stage CBT followed by document verification and medical examination.

RRC CEN 1/2019 Group D Exam 2020

Railway Group D exam shall be Computer Based Test (CBT). Railway Administration reserves the right to conduct the CBT in either single or multi stage mode. Candidates qualifying in the CBT shall have to undergo Physical Efficiency Test (PET). It will be followed by Document Verification and Medical Examination. The short listing for PET will be based on the merit of the candidates in the CBT.

Call Letters: Candidates will have to download the City and Date Intimations, e-Call Letters and Travel Authority (wherever applicable) from the official websites of RRBs links provided.

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At official websites of RRBs, Railway NTPC exam notice and admit card download instructions will be provided, candidates need to keep in contact with official websites of RRB, RRCs for updates, reply received.

E-Call Letter for PwBD

RRBs can issue e-Call Letter for scribe and the same shall be signed by both candidate and scribe. Scribe should produce original and valid ID proof at CBT Center and bring passport size photograph.

Separate e-Call Letter will be issued to scribes accompanying the candidates.

Website of view Official Exam Updates RRB Chennai- rrbchennai.gov.in