Department of Panchayat and Rural Development (PNRD) invites online applications from eligible candidates who are citizens of India having registration in the Employment Exchange of the State of Assam for various posts. In this article, you will get all information about Exam pattern, eligibility criteria, selection procedure, etc.

Last date/time to apply online : 16th January 2018 

Total Number of Vacancy: 945

Posts Name No. Of Vacancy
Extension Officer (Panchyat) 74
Jr. Asst. HQ 24
Gram Sevak & Gram Sevika 147
Junior Asstt. (Anchalik Panchayat) 100
Tax Collector-cum-Road Mohorar 450
Gaon Panchayat Secretary 150

Pay Scale:

Age Limit:

Minimum Age: 18 years

Maximum Age: 43 years

Crucial date for determining the age limit will be 1st January, 2018 

  • The upper age limit is relaxable by 5 years for ST/SC candidates.
  • In case of Ex-Serviceman, age limit is relaxable by two years.

Educational Qualification:

  • The candidates must be Graduate in any discipline from a recognized University except for the post of Gaon Panchayat Secretary, the Candidate must be Commerce Graduate.
  • Candidates must possess knowledge of Local Languages either Assamese/Bengali/Bodo in addition to English Language for maintenance of office administration.

Note: The Candidate must be Indian Citizen, ordinarily resident of Assam.

Selection Procedure:

There will be a common written examination except for that the post of Gaon Panchayat Secretary.

Written Exam Pattern:

Subjects No. Of Questions Total Marks Duration
1 Logical reasoning, aptitude, comprehension 100 100 3 hours
2 Matters relating to History and Culture of Assam and India
3 General Knowledge

There will be negative marking of ½ mark for each wrong answer.
Candidates will use black ball pen to answer the OMR based answer sheet.
Written Exam Centers:
Guwahati, Bongaigaon, Tezpur, Silchar, Jorhat & Dibrugarh.

Note: The Commissioner, P&RD reserves the right to change the examination venues of the test and no representation etc. will be entertained in this regard. 
There will be only ONE merit list for each category i.e. Unreserved /SC/ ST(P) / ST(H)/OBC & MOBC, separately for male and female for the entire  State. There shall be no waiting list.

Application Fee:

  • For General Candidate – Rs.250/- (Rupees two hundred fifty) only.
  • For SC/ST/OBC – Rs.150/- (Rupees one hundred fifty) only.
  • Candidates having BPL Certificate – Nil

Check Official Notification of Panchayat and Rural Development Vacancy 

Direct Link To Apply Online will be activated from 2nd January 2018 



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