Government of India

Ministry of Communications

Department of Posts

Meritorious Sports Person Group C Recruitment 2023 for Cadre of Postal Assistant, Sorting Assistant, Postman, Mail Guard and MTS

Important Dates
Start date for receipt of online applications 10/11/2023
Last date for receipt of online applications 09/12/2023
Dates of ‘Window for Application Form Correction’ 10/12/2023 to 14/12/2023
Application Fee
General / OBC 100/-
SC / ST / PwD / EWS / Female Nil
Age Limit
Min 18 Years
Max 25-27 Years
Important Dates
Post Vacancies Eligibility
Postal Assistant 598 a) Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University.
b) Knowledge of working on computers.
Sorting Assistant 143
Postman 585

a) 12th standard pass from a recognized Board.
b) Should have passed the local language of the concerned Postal Circle or Division as one of the subjects in 10th standard or above. Local language of a Postal Circle or Division.
c) Knowledge of working on Computer.
d) Valid license to drive two-wheeler or Light Motor Vehicle (For the post of Postman only). Persons with Benchmark Disability are exempted from the possession of a license.

Note 1.- A person not possessing the knowledge of the local language of the Postal Circle or Division concerned shall also be eligible for appointment. However, such person after appointment shall pass a local language test to be conducted in the manner as may be decided by the Postal Circle concerned and passing such local language test shall be a pre-condition for completion of probation.
Note 2.- A person not possessing a valid license to drive a two-wheeler or light motor vehicle shall also be eligible for appointment for Postman. However, such person not having a valid license to drive a two-wheeler or light motor vehicle at the time of appointment shall not earn a periodical increment in pay till the production of such license or for a period of five years from the date of appointment, whichever is earlier, and after production of such license or expiry of such five years period, pay shall be restored prospectively to the level pay would have reached had the periodical increment in pay was not withheld and no arrears of pay shall be paid for the intervening period.

Mail Guard 03
Multi Tasking Staff 570 10th standard pass from a recognized Board. 
Meritorious Sportsperson
A candidate shall be considered as meritorious sportsperson for the purpose of recruitment under this notification with reference to the following criteria:
a) Sportspersons who have represented a State or the Country in the National or International competition in any of the sports / games.
b) Sportspersons who have represented their university in the Inter-University Tournaments conducted by the Inter-University Sports Board in any of the sports / games.
c) Sportspersons who have represented the State School teams in the National Sports / Games for schools conducted by the All India School Games Federation in any of the sports / games.
d) Sportspersons who have been awarded National Awards in Physical Efficiency under the National Physical Efficiency Drive.
List of Sports
Sl. No. Sport / Game Sl. No. Sport / Game
1 Archery 2 Athletics
3 Atya-Patya 4 Badminton 
5 Ball-badminton 6 Baseball
7 Basketball 8 Billiards and Snooker 
9 Body Building 10 Boxing 
11 Bridge 12 Carrom 
13 Chess 14 Cricket
15 Cycling 16 Cycle Polo
17 Deaf Sports 18 Equestrian Sports 
19 Fencing 20 Football 
21 Golf 22 Gymnastics
23 Handball 24 Hockey
25 Ice-Hockey 26 Ice-Skating 
27 Ice-Skiing 28 Judo
29 Kabaddi 30 Karate 
31 Kayaking and Canoeing 32 Kho-Kho
33 Kudo 34 Mallakhamb
35 Motor Sports 36 Net Ball
37 Para Sports (for Sports discipline included in Para Olympics and Para Asian Games) 38 Pencak Silat
39 Polo 40 Powerlifting
41 Shooting 42 Shooting Ball
43 Roll Ball 44 Roller Skating
45 Rowing 46 Rugby
47 Sepak Takraw 48 Soft Ball
49 Soft Tennis 50 Squash
51 Swimming 52 Table Tennis
53 Taekwondo 54 Tenni-Koit
55 Tennis 56 Tennis Ball Cricket
57 Tenpin Bowling 58 Triathlon
59 Tug-of-War 60 Volley Ball 
61 Weightlifting 62 Wushu
63 Wrestling 64 Yachting
65 Yogasana  
Sl. No. Competition Authority Awarding Certificate Form in Which Certificate is to be Awarded
1 International Competition Secretary of the National Federation of the Game concerned 1
2 National Competition Secretary of the National Federation or the Secretary of the State Association of the Game concerned 2
3 Inter-University Tournaments Dean of Sports or other officer in overall charge of sports of the university concerned 3
4 National / Sports / Games for Schools Director or Additional / Joint or Deputy Director in overall charge of sports / games for schools in the Directorate of Public Instructions / Education of the State  4
5 Physical Efficiency Drive Secretary or other officer in overall charge of physical efficiency in the Ministry of Education and Social Welfare, Government of India 5

Kindly read all the instructions carefully before applying for the recruitment form.

Kindly check and collect all the documents like Eligibility, ID Proof, Address, and other basic details.

Kindly Ready the scanned documents related to the Recruitment Form like Photo, Sign, ID Proof, etc.

Kindly check all the previews and columns carefully before submission of the Form.

Kindly take a printout of the Final submitted Form.

Important Links
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