Last Updated : Apr 24 2019 5:51PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
Electioneering gains momentum for 4th phase of LS elections            Jharkhand: PM Modi addresses public meeting at Lohardaga            17 coordinators appointed to help Indians leave Libya says EAM Sushma Swaraj            Sri Lanka blasts: Nine suicide bombers involved in attacks; death toll mounts to 359            IPL: RCB to take on KingsXI Punjab this evening           

National News

Jan 23, 2019
8:29PM

Railways to initiate fresh recruitment of two lakh 30 thousand more employees

NSD Logo
Railways will initiate fresh recruitment of two lakh 30 thousand more employees in the next two years. The vacancies are proposed to be filled in two phases. The first phase of fresh recruitment of one lakh 31 thousand 328 posts will be initiated in February - March this year. 

The second phase of recruitment of 99 thousand personnel against the vacancies arising out of retirements will be initiated after the first phase recruitment is completed. 

Recruitment for one lakh, 51 thousand and 548 posts is going on. Briefing reporters in New Delhi today, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said, 10 per cent of these vacancies will be filled in from Economically Weaker Sections. He said the current reservation to SC/ST, OBC and the Differently abled will continue in the Railway as usual.

Mr Goyal said Railway has extended 22 pairs of train services running on Indian Railways' system. These will provide connectivity between various places in the country. The Minister said these extensions will help in more gainful utilization of coaching stock and will augment revenue of Railways.

PM’s Exclusive Interview to DD News

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 24 (Apr) Midday News 24 (Apr) News at Nine 23 (Apr) Hourly 24 (Apr) (1705hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 24 (Apr) दोपहर समाचार 24 (Apr) समाचार संध्या 23 (Apr) प्रति घंटा समाचार 24 (Apr) (1700hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 24 (Apr) Khabrein(Day) 24 (Apr) Khabrein(Eve) 23 (Apr)
Aaj Savere 24 (Apr) Parikrama 24 (Apr) Lok Ruchi Samachar 21 (Apr)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 23 (Apr) Samayki 23 (Apr) Sports Scan 23 (Apr) Spotlight/News Analysis 23 (Apr)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 28 (Mar) Surkhiyon Mein 4 (Apr) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 17 (Apr) Vaad-Samvaad 16 (Apr) Money Talk 16 (Apr) Current Affairs 22 (Mar)