2030 Women Constables posts in Railway Protection Force / Railway Protection Special Force < 1.3.2016
Written By Ajit Kumar on Tuesday, February 2, 2016 | 6:45 PM
SOUTH CENTRAL RAILWAY, SECUNDERABAD
N O T I F I C A T I O N
RECRUITMENT FOR THE POST OF WOMEN CONSTABLES
Employment Notice No. 01/2016
Date of publication 30.01.2016 Date and Time of closing :17.30 hrs of 01.03.2016
Applications are invited from eligible Women Candidates for filling up the posts of
Constable in Railway Protection Force / Railway Protection Special Force.
i. Application from candidates will be accepted through ONLINE MODE only except for the
State of J&K, North-Eastern States, Border Guarding Districts (remote areas) and Left
Wing Extremism (LWE) affected districts of the country where the candidates will have
the choice to apply in Online or Offline mode. Candidature of candidates applying
through both the modes is liable for rejection summarily.
ii. The lists containing names of border guarding districts (remote areas) and Naxal /
Militancy affected districts provided by MHA are available at Annexure – “E” & “F”.
iii. An OMR sheet based written examination will be conducted for all those candidates
who are found eligible after scrutiny.
1. NUMBER OF VACANCIES AS PER COMMUNITY BREAK – UP :-
SC ST OBC UR TOTAL
RPF 264 145 614 804 1827
RPSF 23 33 52 95 203
Out of 1827 (RPF posts), 904 posts meant for 08 Mahila companies located in 09
Railways (i.e. one company each for CR, WR, ER, SER, NR, SR, SCR and half company each
for NWR and SWR), rest of the posts are meant for all Indian Railways of Railway Protection
Force. Each candidate may send only one application whether through ONLINE or OFFLINE
(OFFLINE option available only for the regions mentioned in Annexure-“E” & “F”) in which she
must clearly exercise the option for recruitment either to RPF/RPSF.
2. PAY SCALE :-
Pay Band of `.5200-20200 + Grade Pay `.2,000/- plus usual allowances as admissible
to Central Government Employees from time to time.
4. ELIGIBILITY :-
[a] Citizenship : Must be a citizen of India
[b] Educational Qualification: Matriculation or equivalent from a recognized Board /
University. Educational certificate other than State Board/Central Board should be
accompanied with Government of India notification declaring that such qualifications is
equivalent to Matriculation/10th pass for services under Central Government.
Candidates must possess the requisite qualification before the last date of submission
[c] Age: The candidates must not be less than 18 years and not more than 25 years as
on 01.07.2016. The Candidate must be born between 02.07.1991 and 01.07.1998
(both dates inclusive). Date of Birth mentioned in the Matriculation/High School
Examination certificate or an equivalent certificate as on the date of submission of
application will only be accepted.
5. METHOD OF RECRUITMENT :
Recruitment will be made based on the performance of the eligible applicants in a
Written Examination, Physical Efficiency Test, Physical Measurement Test, document
verification and awarding of bonus marks on the basis of NCC/sports certificates and
Event Female Number of chances
800 meters 03 min 40 sec One
Long Jump 12 feet Two
High Jump 03 feet Two
[b] Bonus Marks:
Bonus marks shall be allotted as under:
i) NCC :-
Candidate with Certificate - B - 01 Mark
Candidate with Certificate - C - 02 Marks
* Maximum bonus marks for NCC certificate will not exceed - 02 marks
** Benefit will be given only on production of Original Certificates supporting their claim.
This benefit is not available to Ex-Servicewomen.
ii) GAMES & SPORTS :-
Represented University at inter-university sports - 01 Mark
Represented State at inter-state sports - 02 Marks
Represented India at an International sports meet - 03 Marks
Medal winner at National Level Sports Meet - 03 Marks
* Bonus marks will be awarded separately for each discipline / sports. If a candidate
produces more than one certificate in one discipline / sport, then participation at the
highest level will only be considered. Maximum bonus for Games and Sports certificate
will not exceed 03 marks.
iii) Candidate whose height is 165 cms. or above will be awarded 03 bonus marks.
iv) Total bonus marks for all the above put together will not exceed 05 marks.
6. MEDICAL EXAMINATION :-
The candidates who appear in Document Verification will be sent for a medical
examination at the Railway Hospitals. They have to qualify in medical category 'B-1' as
prescribed in Indian Railway Medical Manual. Those wearing glasses or having flat foot,
knock-knee, squint eyes, colour blindness and other bodily defects are not eligible for
appointment. Sending for Medical Examination will not guarantee employment and
does not reflect that the candidate has been included in the select list.
8. Examination Fee: No examination fee is required.
9. HOW TO APPLY :-
I) Procedure for online submission of applications:
[a] Candidates can apply only through ONLINE application mode by visiting either of the
two websites http://www.scr.indianrailways.gov.in or http://www.rpfonlinereg.in
Before applying, candidates are advised to go through the instructions available on the
website and in this notification. The onus is on the candidate to prove that all the
information provided / submitted by her in the application is true.
[b] Candidates are required to go to the link provided for filling ONLINE application and fill
up the personal details / BIO-DATA etc. carefully.
[c] Options once exercised in the ONLINE application shall be final and no request for
change shall be entertained. Therefore, candidates are advised to be careful in exercise
of option for applied post.
[d] Candidates should ensure that their Name, Father’s Name, Date of Birth should exactly
match as recorded in Matriculation or equivalent certificate. Any deviation found
during Document Verification will lead to cancellation of candidature and also to
debarment. In case any candidate has formally changed her name, then gazette
notification or any other legal document, as applicable should be submitted at the time
of Document Verification. Such candidates should indicate their changed name.
However other details should match with the matriculation certificate.
[e] Candidates are advised to indicate their active mobile number and valid e-mail ID in
the ONLINE application and keep them active during the entire recruitment process as
important messages will be sent by email and on mobile which will be deemed to have
been read by the candidates.
[f] Candidates are required follow the steps mentioned in Para 11 for filling up the online
application and uploading of the documents.
(I) Photographs: - The colour photograph of size 4.5 cms x 3.5 cms (not earlier than
three months from the date of application), with clear front view of the candidate
without cap and sunglasses, should be pasted on the “Template” in the space
provided. Photostat copy of photograph is not permitted. Candidates may note
that Recruitment Committee may, at any stage, reject the application for pasting
old / unclear photograph on the application or for any significant variations
between photograph pasted in the Application Form and the actual physical
appearance of the candidate. Candidates are advised to keep two additional
copies of the same photograph ready with them for bringing along with Hall Ticket
/ e-admit Card and valid photo ID at the time of written examination/PET &
(II) Applications which are illegible, Mandatory columns not filled, incomplete,
unsigned, signed in capital letters, without photo of candidate are liable to be
(III) In case the application is rejected, candidates will be able to view their status
ONLINE on either of the two websites http://www.scr.indianrailways.gov.in or
http://www.rpfonlinereg.in along with the reasons for rejection(s). Candidate
whose application / candidature is rejected will NOT be intimated by post.
(IV) To avoid last minute rush, candidates are advised in their own interest to submit
ONLINE application much before the closing date since there may be a possibility
of inability / failure to log on to either of the two websites
http://www.scr.indianrailways.gov.in or http://www.rpfonlinereg.in on account of
heavy load on the internet or website jam during last days of closing time.
(V) Recruitment Committee does not accept any responsibility for the candidates not
being able to submit their application within the last day on account of aforesaid
reason or any other reasons.
(VI) The date and time of closing of the window for submission of applications online
shall be 01.03.2016 at 17.30 hrs. The candidates will not be able to apply online
after this date and time.
11. STEPS TO SUBMIT ONLINE APPLICATION :
[a] Visit either of the two websites http://www.scr.indianrailways.gov.in or
[b] Click on the “ONLINE / E-Application” Link.
[c] Click on the “New Registration” Link.
[d] Fill in the basic details viz. Name, Father’s / Husband’s Name, Mother’s name, Date of
Birth, e-mail Address and Mobile number etc. Full name of Mother should be filled up.
Name of candidate and father’s name as shown in the matriculation certificate should
be filled up.
[e] Fill up other details such as educational qualification, whether Ex-Service women,
seeking age relaxation, present and permanent postal address along with district,
state, pin code, group option, language option, whether belonging to regions like
Garhwal, Komaon, etc. for seeking relaxation in height, nearest railway station etc.
[f] Follow the instructions and complete the registration process step-by-step for getting a
Registration Number & Password.
[g] Download the blank “Template” by clicking on the link “Download Template”. This
“Template” has the space for affixing left and right thumb impressions and the
[h] Login with Registration Number and Password.
[i] Upload your colour photograph (of size 4.5 cms x 3.5 cms), JPG format, 100 dpi, size
of JPG file shall be maximum 50 kb.
[j] Upload your scanned signature, JPG format, 100 dpi, size of JPG file maximum 30kb.
[k] Copy the declaration given in your own running handwriting (not in capital/spaced out
letters), with blue or black ball point pen (not in pencil, fountain pen or gel pen), to the
extent possible, in the spaces provided on the downloaded link “Template”. Affix left
and right hand thumb impressions by using fingerprint ink (not ink of ink pad). The
thumb impressions shall be clear and without smudging.
[l] Scan the duly filled “Template” in colour .JPG format, 100 DPI.
[m] Upload the scanned file “Template”.
[n] Candidates belonging to SC/ST shall have to upload scanned copy of their SC/ST
certificates also. Scan the certificate in the .JPG format. Size of the file should be
between 50 kb and 100 kb.
[o] OBC candidates shall upload the OBC self-declaration. Scan the declaration in the .JPG
format. Size of the file should be between 50 kb and 100 kb.
[p] All the candidates shall upload the scanned copy of Matriculation Certificate. Scan the
certificate in the .JPG format. Size of the file should be between 50 kb and 100 kb.
[q] Submit the application. Take a print out of the acknowledgement for records