F.No.A-34012105l20l 9-DE (Vol. I)
Government of India
Ministry of Communications
Department of Posts
(DE Section)Dak Bhawan,Sansad Marg,New Delhi – 110001
Dated: 1Oth January,2020
ToAll Heads of Circles (excluding J&K)
Subject: Uploading of final answer keys on Department website in respect of LDCEs/Competitive Examination for the post of Postal Assistant /SortingAssistant held on 15.09.2019.
The LDCEs/Competitive Examination for the post of Postal Assistant /SortingAssistant was held on 15.09.2019 in all Postal Circles except J&K.
2. Attached is a list of final answer keys, duly approved by the Competitive Authority,of Paper I of the examinations. The fbllowing is the method for awarding marks for thequestions.
(a) There are l0 questions (marked as ‘ignore’ in the Paper I which are either ambiguousor correct answers are not available or are out of syllabus, resulting in lack of clarity.It has been decided to ignore these questions. Full mark i.e. 01 is to be awarded foreach of the 10 questions to all the candidates.
(b) There are three questions which have more than one option available for answer. Inthese questions full mark i.e. 01 is to be awarded for any of the correct options.
3. Circles are requested to:
(i) upload final answer keys of Paper I along with that of MCQs of Paper II on department website.
(ii) upload marks obtained by each candidate in Paper I & Paper II (MCQs &subjective).
(iii) upload list of candidates qualified ‘Data Entry Skill Test’ (DEST) on the website.
(iv) conduct ‘Data Entry Skill Test’ (DEST) of the qualified candidates inconsultation with CEPT, Mysuru.(v) declare final result (year-wise) of the examination as per the declared vacancy position and qualifying standards etc.
4. It is Further requested to take Further action in the matter on priority. This Directorate may be intimated immediately after declaration of the final result.