As promised, the Indian Railways announced close to 1,10,000 job in what is considered as world's biggest rail network. Increasing the earlier vacancies from 90,000 to 1,10,000, additional ten thousand jobs will be created in the L-1 and L-2 categories.
The maximum vacancies are for ALP, known as Assistant Loco Pilot and Technician grade according to Ved Prakash DG, Railway Board. The details and application form for the same are available at Indian Railways official website www.indianrailways.gov.in/railwayboard
The exam will be held online for Group C and Group D, with 9,500 vacancies in Railways Protection Force. The notification for the additional 9,500 jobs would be out in May and expected to have huge number applications.
रेलवे में 90,000 के स्थान पर 1,10,000 जॉब के अवसरः RPF एवं RPSF में 9,000 तथा L1 व L2 में 10,000 से अधिक पदों के लिये भर्ती होंगी।— Piyush Goyal (@PiyushGoyal) March 29, 2018
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With just one day remaining for the job application, the Ministry of Railways has had close to 2.5 crore jobs applications. This recruitment drive is expected to be the largest and reflects towards the paucity of jobs in India.
Indian Railway is undergoing modernization by digitization and cutting-edge technology, as per Railway Ministry. According to Indian Railways' "Vision and Plan (2017-2019)", Indian Railway's vision is to be a key driver of India's growth and development. The Railways aims to be the engine for Indian's economic growth by being safe, financially stable, environment-friendly and caring towards its customers.