12828 Posts: India Post Office GDS Recruitment 2023, Online Form

India Post Office GDS Recruitment 2023: The India Post Office is planning to hire GDS (Gramin Dak Sevak) posts, and they have released a notification PDF for the Post Office GDS Recruitment 2023.

Candidates who meet the eligibility criteria can apply for these positions online at indiapost.gov.in. This information is particularly useful for individuals interested in applying for India Post Office GDS jobs in 2023.

We provide comprehensive details on the application process for the India Post Office GDS Online Form 2023, including information on the recruitment procedure, eligibility requirements, and the deadline for submitting applications.

India Post Office GDS Notification 2023 Pdf

The official website of India Post Office, which is https://www.indiapost.gov.in, has recently published a comprehensive notification PDF regarding the recruitment of GDS (Gramin Dak Sevak) posts.

This detailed notification spans across 20 pages and includes important information about the eligibility criteria and the recruitment process.

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Candidates who meet the eligibility requirements from all across India have been invited to apply for the GDS Post through the India Post Office Vacancy 2023 Online portal.

On the webpage, you can find specific details about the educational qualifications required for the applicants, as well as information about the selection process for the candidates.

India Post Office GDS Recruitment 2023

India Post Office GDS Recruitment 2023 – Overview

DepartmentIndian Post Office
Post NameGramin Dak Sevak (GDS)
No. of Vacancy12828 Post
SalaryRs. 12000 – Rs. 29380/-
Apply ModeOnline
Apply Last Date11/06/2023
Official Website@indiapost.gov.in

Important Dates

Apply Start Date22/05/2023
Apply Last Date11/06/2023
Form Correction Date12-14 June 2023

Application Fee

UR / OBC / EWSRs. 100/-
SC / ST / PWD / FemaleNil
Payment ModeOnline

Age Limit as on 11/06/2023

CriteriaAge Limit
Minimum Age18 Years
Maximum Age40 Years
The Age relaxation is applicable as per the Rules.

Post Office Recruitment 2023 Vacancy Details

Post NameCategoryNo. of Post
Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS)UR5554
Total Post12828

Post Office GDS State Wise Vacancy

Circle NameLanguage  NameNo. of Post
Andhra PradeshTelugu118
AssamAssamese / Asomiya138
AssamBengali / Bangla6
Himachal PradeshHindi37
Jammu KashmirHindi / Urdu89
Madhya PradeshHindi2992
MaharashtraKonkani / Marathi10
North EasternBengali43
North EasternHindi/English3911
North EasternManipuri/English288
North EasternMizo142
Uttar PradeshHindi160
West BengalBengali31
West BengalNepali14
Total Post12828

India Post Office GDS Recruitment 2023 Eligibility

  • Secondary School Examination pass certificate of 10th standard having passed in Mathematics and English (having been studied as compulsory or elective subjects) conducted by any recognized Board of School Education by the Government of India /State Governments/ Union Territories in India shall be a mandatory educational qualification for all approved categories of GDS.
  • The applicant should have studied the local language i.e. (Name of Local language) at least up to Secondary standard [as compulsory or elective subjects.
  • Other Qualification: Knowledge of Computers, Knowledge of Cycling, and Adequate means of Livelihood.

Selection Process for India Post Office GDS

  • The applicants will be shortlisted for engagement on the basis of a system-generated merit list.
  • The Merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks obtained/ conversion of Grades/Points to marks in the Secondary School Examination of 10th standard of approved Boards aggregated to percentage to the accuracy of 4 decimals.
  • Passing all the subjects as per the respective approved board norms is mandatory.

Salary for India Post GDS

Emoluments in the form of Time Related Continuity Allowance (TRCA) plus Dearness Allowance thereon are paid to the GDS. The applicable TRCA to different categories are as under: –

Post NameTRCA Slab
BPMRs. 12000 – Rs. 29380/-
ABPM/ Dak SevakRs. 10000 – Rs. 24470/-

How to Fill Post Office GDS Online Form 2023?

  • The Applicant will have to first register himself/herself on the GDS online Engagement Portal at the link www.indiapostgdsonline.gov.in. details to obtain the Registration Number.
  • For registration on the Portal, the applicants must have their own active email id and mobile number.
  • All the important, including the declaration of the result of shortlisting, the offer of provisional engagement, etc. would be sent to the registered mobile number through SMS/ Email only.
  • A fee of Rs.100/- (Rupees one hundred only) is to be paid by the applicants for all posts notified in choice of Division. However, payment of fees is exempted for all female applicants, SC/ST applicants, PwD applicants, and Transwomen applicants.
  • An applicant can only apply one or more for vacant posts of GDS in only one of the selected divisions one or more.
  • The applicant is required to upload their Photo and signature in the specified size.
  • The selection of the shortlisted applicants will be purely on the basis of the marks/ data fed by an applicant at the time of submitting the final online application.

India Post Office GDS Recruitment 2023 Important Links


Post Office GDS Recruitment 2023 Job Profile

(i) Branch Postmaster (BPM)

  1. Day-to-day postal operations of Branch Post Office and India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) in the manner as prescribed by the Department from time to time.
  2. Marketing and promotions of products and services being provided by Department and operating various services in the Customer Services Centres (CSC) of the Department etc.
  3. In single-handed BOs, BPMs have the overall responsibility of smooth and timely functioning of the Branch Post Office including mail conveyance and mail delivery.
  4. In the BOs other than single-handed, the BPMs may be assisted by ABPM. However, BPM will be required to do combined duties of ABPMs as and when ordered. Any other work can also be assigned by superiors like IPO/ ASPO/ SPOs/ SSPOs etc.

(ii) Assistant Branch Postmaster (ABPM)

  1. Sale of stamps/ stationery, conveyance and delivery of mail at doorstep, deposits/ payments/ other transactions of IPPB.
  2. To assist BPM postal operations in a manner as prescribed by the Department from time to time.
  3. Marketing and promotions of products and services being provided by Department and operating various services in the Customer Services Centres (CSC) of the Department etc.
  4. ABPM may also be required to do Combined Duty of BPMs as and when ordered in addition to his/her regular duties.
  5. Any other work assigned by superiors like IPO/ ASPO/ SPOs/ SSPOs etc.

(iii) Dak Sevak

Dak Sevak will be engaged in Departmental offices like Sub Post offices, Head Post offices, etc. The Job Profile of Dak Sevak includes:

  1. Sale of stamps/ stationery, conveyance and delivery of mail at doorstep, deposits/ payments/ other transactions of IPPB, and any other duties assigned by Postmaster/ Sub Postmaster.
  2. Dak Sevak may have to work in the sorting offices of the Railway Mail Service (RMS).
  3. Dak Sevak in the Mail offices will handle receipt dispatch of mail bags, transshipment of bags, etc.
  4. Dak Sevak will also assist Post Masters/Sub Postmasters in managing the smooth functioning of Departmental Post Offices and do marketing, business procurement, or any other work assigned by the Post Master or IPO/ ASPO/ SPOs/ SSPOs/ SRM/ SSRM, etc.

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