Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has increased the number of vacancies for RRB NTPC 2019. As per the earlier released CEN 01/2019, the RRB NTPC Recruitment 2019 was open for 35277 vacancies. However, now the updated detailed notice has been released and as per it now the total number of vacancies for RRB NTPC 2019 is 44531.
The number of vacancies has been increased for both RRB NTPC UG and RRB NTPC PG. Earlier, the number of vacancies for RRB NTPC UG was 10628 but now, it has been increased to 14060. Similarly, the number of vacancies for RRB NTPC PG has been increased from 24649 to 30471.
For now, the updated notice is only available on the official website of RRB Panta, rrbpatna.gov.in. To get the updated notice, the candidates need to visit the official website and click on “Notice Board” tab, available on the left hand side of the home page. Then, the candidates will be directed to a new page, there “DETAILED CENTRALISED EMPLOYMENT NOTICE (CEN) NO. 01/2019” under Description 28-Feb-2019 date is the new notice.
RRB NTPC Recruitment 2019 is one of the 4 major Railway Recruitment 2019. Last year, RRB opened approximately 1.5 lakh vacancies and this year, it will open a total of 1.3 lakh vacancies. These vacancies will be for RRB NTPC, RRB Paramedical, RRC Group D, and RRB Ministerial.
The application form for RRB NTPC 2019 is now available. The candidates can apply from the official website of any RRB. To apply, the candidates need to pay the application fee. The amount fee is Rs. 500, however, the candidates belonging to SC / ST / Ex-Serviceman / PwD / Female / Transgender / Minorities / Economically backward class need to pay Rs. 250 only. The amount of application fee will be refunded to those candidates who will appear for the exam.
The next upcoming recruitment is for RRB Paramedical 2019. The application form for the recruitment will release on March 04, 2019, at 10:00 hours. The candidates will be able to apply from the official website of 21 RRBs. The application fee for the exam is expected to the same as that for NTPC.
After Paramedical, Indian Railway will start RRB Ministerial. and RRC Group D Recruitment on March 08 and 12, 2019. The details for both will be announced soon. RRC Level 1 recruitment is also for Group D the only difference is that instead of RRB, RRC will be holding this recruitment.
RRB Group D 2018 result is awaited and the board will announce it on March 04, 2019. More than 1.8 crore candidates applied for the Phase I of Group D recruitment. It is expected that for Phase II, equal or number of candidates shall apply.