Model Question for 30% LDCE for Selection of AOM in Operating Department

Paper I Professional Paper

Answer Any 5 questions:

Duration : 3 hours

Each question carry 30 Marks (5 x 30 =150)

1) What is Line Capacity? How it is calculated? What are the short term and long term measures to improve Line Capacity. (30 marks)

2)      What is the significance of effective crew management in improving operations? What are the constraints and remedial measures in this regard? ( 30 marks)

3)      Explain the importance of Freight operations in Railways.  What are the factors to consider while ordering a Freight Train ? Explain the factors affecting Average Speed of Goods Train. (30 marks)

  1. (a) Describe the role of ‘Operating Department’ in ensuring safe running of trains.  (15 marks)

(b) What is the relevance of Operating Ratio? What are the measures to calculate it? (15 marks)

5)      Write briefly on the following:   (6 x 5 = 30 marks)

(a)    Premium & Intensive examination

(b)   Over Dimensional Consignments

(c)    Logistics Parks

(d)   Traffic Blocks

(e)   Integrated Lobbies

(f)     Wagon Census

6)      Write briefly on the following: (6 x 5 = 30 marks)

(a)    Operating Restrictions

(b)   Preferential Schedule

(c)    Power Plan

(d)   Marshalling Order

(e)   Anti Collision Device

(f)     Wagon Turn Round

  1. (a) What is the role of port connectivity in Rail transportation? (15 marks)

(b)   Write briefly on the following: (3 x 5 = 15 marks)

i)                    Official Language Act

ii)                   Incentives for Hindi promotion for Central Government Employees.

iii)                 OLIC.

Paper II Professional Paper

Answer Any 5 questions:

Duration : 3 hours

Each question carry 30 Marks (5 x 30 =150)


  1. What are the role of Operating and other departments in effective Disaster Management? (30 marks)

2)      Explaining timetabling of trains. What are the points to consider for introduction/extension of trains. (30 Marks)

3)      (a) Explain procedure of Single Line Working on Double Line. (15 marks)

(b) Explain planning for NI Working in a major junction station. (15 marks)

4) Explain various shunting authorities and types of shunting. What are the precautions and steps to be taken to perform shunting in safe and effective way.(30 marks)

5) Write briefly on the following: (6 x 5 = 30 marks)

(a)    Consequential Accidents

(b)   Working Time Table

(c)    Marshalling Order

(d)   Data Logger

(e)   MRV and BD Spl.

(f)     CONCOR

6)      Write briefly on the following: (6 x 5 = 30 marks)

(a)    LARGES Scheme

(b)   Job Analysis

(c)    MACP

(d)   HOER

(e)   Apportioned Earnings

(f)     Preparation of Budget


Suresh Chand

Fri, 11/01/2013 - 12:06

sir, i am selected lower division clerk in cwc and present time i am asm in jodhpur division, plz tell me for LIEN  service for employees who can apply for it services, what i am going to ldc plz help me i preference to ldc job plz guid me



Fri, 11/01/2013 - 13:00


i am selected for group d in sec'bad division  i  am went to medical test and the medical test are still.

is theter any chance to attend the medical test  please tell me

thank you

Pritam Chakraborty

Fri, 11/01/2013 - 14:58

sir kindly provide me with tentative dates / month of results...I sat for TA,G.Guard,ASM exam on 02 nd Dec 2012, CEN-03/2012, & do you have any idea about CUT OFF MARKS..I sat for RRB SILIGURI. thank you