Age Limit (as on 30/06/2022):
a. A candidate must not have exceeded the age of 30 years as on June 30, 2022 i.e., candidate must
have been born on or after July 01, 1992.
b. The upper age-limit prescribed above will be relaxable:
i. up to a maximum of five years for candidates belonging to a Scheduled Caste or a Scheduled Tribe
if the posts are reserved for them;
ii. up to a maximum of three years in the case of candidates belonging to Other Backward Classes
who are eligible to avail of reservation applicable to such candidates if the posts are reserved for
c. Only those candidates belonging to 'Non Creamy Layer' are eligible to apply under OBC Category. The
OBC candidates who belong to 'Creamy Layer' are not entitled to apply under OBC Category.
Candidates belonging to OBC category but coming in the 'Creamy Layer' are not entitled to OBC
reservation. They should indicate their category as Ã??Ã?Â¢??UnreservedÃ??Ã?Â¢??. Candidates belonging to the OBC
(NCL) category should be in possession of OBC (NCL) certificate issued on or after 01.04.2022 and before the date of document verification at the time of interview. OBC (NCL) certificate shall be submitted by such candidates at the time of interview (if called for interview). No request for extension of time for production of OBC (NCL) Certificate beyond the said date shall be entertained. Candidates qualifying for Phase III i.e. interview under OBC category would be required to submit
OBC(NCL) certificate, as mentioned in the advertisement, at the time of interview. In case candidates fail to produce the same at the time of interview, they will not be allowed to appear for interview. Further, their request for interview under General category will also not be entertained.
d. Relaxation of 10 (ten) years for PwBD candidates shall be applicable whether the post is reserved or not. Relaxation of 13 (thirteen) years for PwBD (OBC) candidates where vacancies are reserved for OBC candidates. Relaxation of 15 (fifteen) years for PwBD (SC/ST) candidates where vacancies are reserved for SC/ST candidates.
e. Relaxation of 5 (five) years for Ex-servicemen. Ex-servicemen include Emergency Commissioned Officers/Short Service Commissioned Officers, who have rendered at least five years continuous Military Service and have been released a) on completion of assignment (including those whose assignment is due to be completed within one year from June 30, 2022) otherwise than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or inefficiency or b) on account of physical disability attributable to Military Service or c) on invalidment. Emergency Commissioned Officers/Short Service Commissioned Officers who have completed their initial period of assignment of five years of Military Service but whose assignment has been extended beyond five years and in whose case the Ministry of Defence issues certificates that they would be released on selection within three months from the date of receipt of offer of appointment. Candidates belonging to the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes and the Other Backward Classes who are also covered under the category of Persons with Benchmark Disabilities and Exservicemen will be eligible for grant of cumulative age-relaxation.
Where there is no vacancy reserved for OBC/SC/ST/EWS category candidates, such candidates can still apply.
However, they will not be eligible for any relaxations. SC/ ST candidates are exempt from payment of application
fee even in such case but will have to pay specified intimation charges.