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Railways Collected 864 Crores For RRB NTPC & Group D Exams 2019
Railways Collected 864 Crores For RRB NTPC & Group D Exams 2019

Railways Collected 864 Crores For RRB NTPC & Group D Exams 2019

Railways Collected 864 Crores For RRB NTPC & Group D Exams 2019: Railway Recruitment Board Of India has recieved 864 Crores rupees from applicants for RRB NTPC (Non Technical Popular Category) Exams 2019 & RRC Group D Exams 2019. The official Parliament Question Reply By Indian Railway Minister, Mr. Piyush Goyal is available here to download.

We have already shared RRB NTPC & RRC Group D Status Railway Minister Reply To Parliament Question. This time, Dr.Santanu Sen asked some questions regarding number of applications and amount collected against payment of application fee in Rajyasabha on 13th March 2020, Friday. In this post we are sharing the Official Reply by the Minister Of Railway, Mr. Piyush Goyal on these questions.

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Railways Collected 864 Crores For RRB NTPC & Group D Exams 2019

Article Name Railways Collected 864 Crores For RRB NTPC & Group D Exams 2019
Category Latest Notifications
Name Of The Recruitment RRB NTPC & RRC Group D Recruitment 2019
Name Of The Organization Railway Recruitment Board
Answer Date 13th March 2020
Total Applications 2,41,91,066
Total Amount Recieved From Applications 8,64,03,98,917
Question By Dr. Santanu Sen
Replied By Minister Of Railway, Mr. Piyush Goyal
Source Rajyasabha
Status Answer Released
Official Website https://rajyasabha.nic.in/

Railway Recruitment Total Amount Parliament Question

On 13th March 2020, In an unstarred question no. 2358, Dr. Santanu Sen asked in Rajyasabha:

Will the Minister of RAILWAYS be pleased to state:

  1. the details of the number of applications received against Notification for Group D and Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC) posts released in 2019, category-wise;
  2. the details of the total amount collected against payment of application fee for above-mentioned recruitment drive;
  3. whether it is a fact that the exam date of the above-mentioned recruitment drive has been postponed many times;
  4. if so, the details thereof along with reasons for postponement; and
  5. the details of steps taken by Railways to complete this recruitment drive in a time-bound manner?

Railway Minister Reply On RRB NTPC & Group D Application Fee Amount

Minister Of Railways & Commerce and Industry  Shri Pisyush Goyal

(a) to (e): A statement is laid on the Table of the House.

(a): Category wise details of applications received under each of the two recruitments notified in 2019 are as below:

Railway Recruitment 2019-20 Number Of Total Applications

Category Number Of Applications Recieved
Level-1 (erstwhile Group D) recruitment under CEN RRC 01/2019 NTPC recruitment under CEN 01/2019
Unreserved (UR) 20,45,716 32,07,873
Scheduled Caste (SC) 26,52,961 26,91,335
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 8,09,402 8,63,677
Other Backward Class (OBC) 56,93,261 54,66,367
Economically Backward Section (EWS) 3,58,841 4,01,633
Total 1,15,60,181 1,26,30,885

Railway Recruitment 2019-20 Total Application Fee Amount Recieved

(b): Under Centralized Employment Notification, CEN 01/2019 for Non-Technical Popular Categories (NTPC) recruitment, ₹ 4,45,72,85,003 (subject to refund) and for Group D (Now, Level-1) recruitment under CEN RRC 01/2019, ₹ 4,18, 31,13,914 (subject to refund) have been collected as an examination fee. ₹ 250 collected as examination fee from Exempted Categories (SC/ST/Ex-servicemen/PwBDs/Women, Minorities and Economic Backward Classes) will be refunded to those who actually appear in the written examination.

Similarly, out of ₹ 500 collected as examination fee from Non-Exempted Categories, ₹ 400 will be refunded to those who actually appear in the written examination.

Railway Recruitment Exam Name Amount Recieved
Level-1 (erstwhile Group D) recruitment under CEN RRC 01/2019 ₹ 4,18, 31,13,914 (subject to refund)
NTPC recruitment under CEN 01/2019 ₹ 4,45,72,85,003 (subject to refund)
Total 8,64,03,98,917

(c) to (e): Multiple recruitment examinations against Centralized Employment Notifications (CEN) No. 01/2019 for NTPC, CEN 03/2019 for Ministerial and Isolated categories and CEN RRC 01/2019 for Level-1 posts are in process to be conducted in the coming months.

For NTPC recruitment under CEN 01/2019, open tenders have been floated to select Exam Conducting Agency (ECA). For recruitment under Level-1 notification CEN RRC-01/2019, tendering process for engaging ECA is underway. After selection of ECA, dates for the examinations will be announced.

According to a latest PQ reply by Dr. Jitendra Singh In Rajyasabha, Over 6.83 Lakh Posts Vacant In Central Government Departments including Railway Recruitments also. The central government is going to fill these vacant posts through National Recruiting Agency (NRA).

Railway Recruitment Parliament PQ On 13th March 2020

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  1. ANANDA PADHAN

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