Recruitment examinations to fill up the Assam government’s vacant positions in Class-IV and Class-III categories will be held on August 7 and August 21 respectively.
This was decided at a meeting chaired by chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma with senior officials of the government and state-level boards for recruitment to Class-III and Class-IV posts on June 9.
While a total of 6,71,805 applications have been received for the Class-III vacancies, the figure for that of Class-IV vacancies stand at 4,43,655, according to a press statement issued by the chief minister’s office.
The recruitment examination for the posts of drivers under Class-III category, for which a total of 77,049 applications have been received, shall be held separately on a date which will be declared later.
The chief minister instructed the concerned officials to ensure transparency in the entire process, for which he suggested a number of measures, including deploying officials with unimpeachable integrity for the same.