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(CEN) No.02/2018

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With reference to the Detailed Centralized Employment Notice (CEN) 02/2018 published on the official websites
of Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs), following changes are made:-

1. The date and time of closing of the CEN is extended upto 31/03/2018 at 23.59 hrs.

2. The contents of Sl. No. 6 of Important Instructions and Para 5.0 regarding age as on 01/07/2018 to be read as 18 to 33 years.

3. Para 1.8 of General Instructions to be read as under:-

Signatures of the candidates on all documents should be identical in all stages of recruitment process and should not be in block/capital letters. Signatures in different style at the time of CBT, PET and DV etc., may result in cancellation of candidature.

4. The Para 5.2 is amended as under:-
Date of birth of the candidate should be between the dates given below (Both dates inclusive):

Age Group: 18 to 33 years
Upper Limit of Date of Birth (Not earlier than)
Upper Limit of Date of Birth (Not earlier than)
UR: 02.07.1985
OBC – Non Creamy Layer: 02.07.1982
SC/ST: 02.07.1980

Lower Limit of Date of Birth (Not later than)
For all Community /Categories:
Remarks: Candidates belonging to community/categories in the table at para 5.1 shall be eligible for age relaxation as applicable.
Note: The date of birth limits for SC/ST & OBC-NCL given in this table includes community age relaxation.

If a candidate is eligible for relaxation of age on more than one ground, he/she would be accorded the highest of the age relaxations (not cumulative) for which he/she is eligible.

The table at Para 7.0 regarding examination fee is amended as under:-

For all candidates except the fee concession categories mentioned below at Sl. No.2
Out of this fee of Rs. 500, an amount of Rs.400 shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges, on appearing in the CBT.: Rs. 500/-

For Candidates belonging to SC / ST / Ex-Serviceman / PWDs /Female / Transgender /Minorities / Economic Backward Class.
This fee of ₹ 250 shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges, on appearing in the CBT.: Rs. 250/-

The contents of Para 7.1 sub-para a & b regarding the modes of payment of fees / last dates for payment to
be read as under:-
a. ONLINE fee payment through internet banking or debit/credit cards upto 30/03/2018 till 23.59 hrs.
b. OFFLINE fee payment through
(i) SBI Bank Branch for Challan Payment Mode closes on 28/03/2018 at 15.00 hrs in any branch of SBI
(ii) Post Office Challan Payment Mode closes on 27/03/2018 at 15.00 hrs in any branch of computerized Post Offices.

Para 7.4 is amended as under:-

Candidates should provide details of beneficiary account viz. Account holder name, Account Number and IFSC code in the online application, in which they would like to receive the refund of Rs. 250 or Rs.  400 as applicable. The refund of fee will be made duly deducting the bank charges on appearing in the CBT.

The date 12.3.2019 mentioned at Para 10.2 to be read as 31.3.2019.

The Para 11.0, 11.1, 11.2 and 11.3 are substituted by the following

Reservation for Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD)
11.1 The suitability or otherwise of a post for PwBD has been indicated against each post, under the column 
“Suitability for Persons with Benchmark Disabilities” with details of Sub-disability in Annexure A of this
11.2 Benchmark Disabilities:-
As per The Rights of Persons with Disabilities (RPwD) Act, 2016 (effective from 19th April, 2017), the Benchmark Disabilities
are as under:-
(a) blindness and low vision;
(b) deaf and hard of hearing;
(c) locomotor disability including cerebral palsy, leprosy cured, dwarfism, acid attack victims and muscular
(d) autism, intellectual disability, specific learning disability and mental illness;
(e) multiple disabilities from amongst persons under clauses (a) to (d) including deaf-blindness in the posts identified for each disabilities.

Definition of Specified Disabilities as provided in the Schedule of RPwD Act, 2016 is available as Annexure A-1 of this corrigendum.

Degree of Benchmark Disability for reservation and Competent Authority for Issue of Disability Certificate: Only such persons would be eligible for relaxation in conditions / reservation in posts who suffer from not less than 40 percent of relevant benchmark disability.

Those Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD) who have availed the relaxation and/or reservation and shortlisted for Document Verification have to submit Certificate of Disability issued by the Competent Authority as per the form V, VI and VII of rule 18(1) under chapter 7 of Rights of Persons with Disabilities Rules, 2017 dated 15.06.2017. Refer Annexure V(A), V(B) and V(C) of this corrigendum for the revised formats.

The existing certificates of disability issued under the Persons with Disabilities Act 1995 (since repealed) shall continue to be valid for the period specified therein.

Wherever VH, OH and HH is indicated in the detailed CEN including Vacancy table at Para 2.0 and Annexure B, the same to be read as Visual Impairment, Locomotor Disabilities and Hearing Impairment respectively.

Candidates with benchmark disabilities of Leprosy cured, dwarfism and acid attack victim (which were not mentioned earlier in the detailed CEN 01/2018 published on 03/02/2018) are eligible to submit online application against the suitable posts. Also, candidates with benchmark disabilities of Deaf and Hard of hearing indicated separately now are eligible to apply against the suitable posts.

Refer Annexure A of this corrigendum for revised suitability of posts for various benchmark Disabilities. Rest of the additional benchmark disabilities stipulated under the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act 2016 shall be covered in future recruitments, as per the suitability of posts to be identified for specified disability.

In Para 15.2 sub para (a) , the modification fee stands revised to Rs. 100 (Non-Refundable). All those who have made modifications to the application earlier with the payment of Rs. 250 shall get the refund of the excess amount of ₹150 to the beneficiary account furnished in the application.

Para 20.0 to be read as under:-

Details of various RRBs, their Website Addresses and exam language options are indicated below:

Name of RRB and Railway, Website Address, Telephone Numbers

Ahmedabad (WR),, 079 – 22940858
Ajmer (NWR),, 0145 – 2425230
Allahabad (NCR),, 0532 – 2224531
Bangalore (SWR),, 080 – 23330378
Bhopal (WCR),, 0755 – 2746660
Bhubaneswar (ECoR),, 0674 – 2303015
Bilaspur (SECR),, 07752 - 247291
Chandigarh (NR),, 0172 – 2730093
Chennai (SR),, 044 – 28275323
Gorakhpur (NER),, 0551-2201209
Guwahati (NFR),, 0361-2540815
Kolkata(ER),, 033-25430108
Mumbai (CR),, 022-23090422
Patna(ECR),, 0612-2677680
Ranchi(SER),, 0651-2462429
Secunderabad (SCR),, 040-27821663
Exam Languages choice in addition to English: Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi , Kannada, Konkani, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu.

The Minimum Educational Qualification for all the notified posts as per the Annexure A(Post Parameters) of this
corrigendum is:-
“10th pass (OR) ITI from institutions recognized by NCVT/SCVT (or) equivalent (OR) National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT”.

To facilitate candidates to revise their preferences for various posts based on their revised eligibility on account of changes in qualification and PWD suitability (Refer Annexure A of this corrigendum) as applicable, updation of beneficiary account details for refund of examination fee on appearing in the CBT and modification of exam language a separate tab has been enabled in the online application portal. Candidates are advised to click on the online application link of CEN 02/2018 available on the official websites of RRBs and login with their
credentials to modify/update the above details as applicable.

All other contents of the detailed CEN 02/2018 remain unchanged.


0145 – 2425230
Minimum Education required: 
10th pass to 12th pass
Specialisation required: 
Type of employer: 
Government jobs
Work location: 
West Bengal

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