Recruitment of staff Grade Pay: Rs.1800 on Indian Railways - PET

Railway Board Letter No
E(NG)-II/96/RR-1/62/VOL.II. dated 02.02.2011
Circular Subject
Recruitment of staff in Pay Band-1 of Rs. 5200-20200 (Grade Pay: Rs.1800) on Indian Railways.
This Office Letter of even number dated 01.11.2006 (RBE No 164/2006) and 12.3.2007 (RBE No. 37/2007)

The procedure for recruitment of staff to erstwhile Group ‘D’ posts (enhanced to Pay Band-1, Grade Pay 1800) issued vide letters under reference, has been reviewed by Railway Board and it has now been decided that in partial modification of instructions contained in the letter quoted above, recruitment procedure will now consist of written test followed by PET (Physical Efficiency Test) of candidates found successful in written test.


Amendment may be issued for the on-going recruitment for which notification has been issued in December, 2010 regarding change in the examination pattern and the last date of receipt of applications be extended by another 30 (thirty) days beyond the present prescribed closing date for receipt of application.

Schedule of dates for written examination will be centrally coordinated and detailed procedure will be issued separately.