After a long time Department of Post invited online application for the recruitment of Postal assistant and sorting assistant recruitment 2012 -2013. Notification of postal assistant and sorting assistant exam was published in the month of august region wise. Department of post conducted a common written exam for the recruitment of these posts. In city of Allahabad total 45 centers made for conducting this examination how ever this exam is conducted on India level in all states. Exam was started from 10 am and closed on 12 Noon. Lucknow, Allahabad, agara, bareli, Kanpur Gorakhpur noida, and saharnpur exam conducted at Allahabad center. CMC limited company conducting this examination. In state of uttar pradesh total 1.5 lakh candidates going to participate in this examination. There are total 64 post of postal assistant and shorting assistant in UP. There are 77 seats for Allahabad out of 674 posts.
Postal Assistant / sorting Assistant Exam Question paper Analysis and Expected cutoff marks
Exam comprised two papers. Questions paper 1 will carry total 100 marks.
Part A :
Questions was related from general knowledge, Current event, sport, history, geography, basic economics, general policy, Indian constitution, science environmental science etc. there are total 25 marks for this section. Those candidates who participated in this examination shared there experience with us. Candidates told us that this section was average no so difficult not so easy so they can easily score 15 to 20 marks for this section
Part B : questions of this section was asked from mathematics. Difficulty level of math was matriculation level. So mostly candidates was able to solve these questions without any difficulty. Questions was asked various subjects like number system, simplification, decimal, correction, simple and compound interest, percentage, average , profit and loss, discount , menstruation , time and work and time and distance etc. so you can expect easily 20 to 22 marks for this section
Part C; questions of this section was related from English. Mostly questions was asked from preposition, adverb, conjunction, direct indicted speech, singular and plural , tenses, antonyms and synonyms . Candidates saying this section so easy so you can easily score 20 mars for this section
PArt D : in the par d was related from reasoning and analytical ability. So can expect that 15 to 20 marks .
So overall according to my assumption on the basis of candidates response, cutoff marks will be 50 to 65 marks for general candidates out of 100 marks
Computer typing Test paper 2 : this test was conducted for checking the typewriting test and data entry test.
Minimum qualifying marks
General candidates ; 40%, for SC/ST 33 %, for OBC candidates.
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Result date: its expectation that results will be announced at the 1st week of July. Information regarding result declaration dates will be available here.