SSC Constable (GD) Exam: Over 19,000 Additionally Shortlisted For Physical Standard Test
New Delhi: Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has shortlisted 19,734 more candidates for the physical standard test (PST) of Constable selection process. Of these 8,588 candidates are female and 11,146 are male. The candidates have been selected on the basis of the scores obtained by them in the written test. The result was released on September 12 in which 5,35,169 candidates were shortlisted for the PST. through this recruitment SSC would select candidates for Constable (GD) in CAPFs, NIA, SSF and Rifleman (GD) in Assam Rifles.
In a recent notice, the SSC said, “The Ministry of Human Affairs has intimated a total of 60210 vacancies… Due to the revision of vacancies in few States/ UTs, additional candidates have been shortlisted in an approximate ratio of 1:10. Keeping in view, 19734 additional candidates have been shortlisted.”
The list of candidates shortlisted recently has been out at the official website, ssc.nic.in. Candidates can check by following these steps –
Step 1: Visit the official website, ssc.nic.in
Step 2: On the homepage, click on ‘Constable GD result..’
Step 3: A PDF will open, read the roll number
More than 30 lakh candidates had appeared for the written exam in February-March this year. The result was announced in June.Candidates who made it to the merit list in June, appeared for physical standard test in August-October. A revised list of merit candidates was announced in September. The result of PST was announced on December 18.
Call letters for these candidates are yet to be issued and will be available at crpf.gov.in. In the Physical Endurance Test (PET), the candidates will have to participate in a race to clear the test. Male candidates will have to run for five kilometres in 24 minutes time and female candidates will be given an eight-and-a-half minute to complete 1.6 kilometre.