Recruitment of Cultural Quota in North Eastern Frontier Railway
Recruitment at North Eastern Frontier Railway for the post of Cultural Quota
North Eastern Frontier Railway invites application from Indian citizens to apply for the post of Cultural Quota
1. Sattriya Dancer (Male or female), having proficiency in Bihu Dance/Folk Dance of Northeast will be added qualification
2. Actor/Drama Director, having proficiency in script writing and drama direction will be added qualification
Minimum Education Qualification : :-
(i) Matriculation/10th or its equivalent plus ITI/Act Apprenticeship in relevant Trade, approved by NCVT/SCVT.
12th (+2 stage) or its equivalent examination with not less than 50% marks in aggregate from a recognized board/university [a pass in 12th (+2 stage) or equivalent in case of SC/ST candidates)]
(ii) Degree/Diploma Certificate in the relevant stream of cultural talent for which notified from a Govt. recognized institute.
(iii) For the post of Sattriya Dancer (Male or female), having proficiency in Bihu Dance/Folk Dance of Northeast will be added qualification.
(iv) For the post of Actor/Drama Director, having proficiency in script writing and direction will be added qualification.
(i) Experience in the field and performance given on All India Radio/Doordarshan etc.
(ii) Prizes won at National level.
Age : :-
(i) 18 to 32 years as on 01st July, 2016. (Upper age limit is relaxable by 5 years for SC/ST and by 3 years for OBC candidates.)
(ii) SC/ST and OBC candidates must enclose necessary certificates for upper age relaxation in Annexure- „B‟ & „C‟ for availing further reservation benefit (if appointed in Railway service). OBC candidates should submit a proper certificate that they do not belong to the „creamy layer‟.
(iii) Upper age limit for serving employees in scale below Rs. 5200-20200 + GP Rs. 1900 who have put in at least 3 years of continuous service in the Railways, is as follows:
(a) Maximum age for UR :
(b) Maximum age for SC & ST :
(c) Maximum age for OBC :
40 years 45 years 43 years
(iv) A candidate, who is working in any Govt. or Public Sector enterprise/undertaking including Railways, should send the application through proper channel of the concerned department and also submit a proper „No Objection Certificate‟.
Application/ Fee : :-
All applications should be accompanied by an Indian Postal Order (IPO) of Rs. 100 (Rupees one hundred) only towards examination fees. The IPO should be drawn in favour of “FA&CAO, NF Railway, Maligaon, Guwahati – 781 011, Assam” payable at Maligaon HQ Post Office, Guwahati – 781 011. Candidates must write their name and full address in the postal order. The examination fee is not refundable under any circumstances. If the IPO is not drawn in favour of FA&CAO, NF Railway, Maligaon or kept blank, the application will be rejected.
6. FEE EXEMPTION: SC/ST candidates, women, minorities and economically backward classes are exempted from payment of application fee.
„Minorities‟ will mean Muslim, Christian, Buddhist, Sikh and Zoroastrian (Parsi) candidates.
„Economically backward classes‟ will mean candidates whose family income is less than Rs. 50,000 per annum. The following officials are authorized to issue income certificate for the purpose of identifying economically backward classes:
(i) District Magistrate or any other Revenue officer up to the level of Tehsildar.
(ii) Sitting Member of Parliament of Lok Sabha for persons of their own constituency.
(iii) BPL Card or any other certificate issued by Central Government under a recognized poverty alleviation programme or Izzat MST issued by Railways.
(iv) A Union Minister for any person from anywhere in the country.
(v) Sitting Member of Parliament of Rajya Sabha for persons of the district in which the MP normally resides.
Last Date for Submission of Application: 15-02-2016 by 17:30 hrs.
Last Date for Submission of Application for Remote Areas: 25-02-2016 by 17.30 hrs.
How to apply :
(i) Format of application is given at Annexure „A‟. Application should be filled by the candidate
in own handwriting in blue or black ball-point pen using good quality A-4 size papers.
(ii) In case an entry is not applicable for a candidate, „NOT APPLICABLE‟ (NA) should be written against that column.
(iii) Full postal address of the candidate with PIN code must be given along with the name of the nearest railway station and permanent address.
(iv) Candidate must sign in full (not initial) in different places on the application form as indicated therein. Signature in capital/block letters will be rejected. The style and script of language (English or Hindi) of signature on the application form admit card, answer sheet and photographs must be the same. This should be noted very carefully. Any variation may disqualify the candidate.
(v) All copies of certificates regarding age, educational qualification and other essential qualifications, duly attested by a gazetted officer, are to be enclosed along with the application form.
(vi) Two recent (of within two months) passport size photographs (size 3.5 cm x 3.5 cm) with names written on the top of the photograph should be clipped along with the application form duly attested by a gazetted officer. In addition, one copy of passport size photograph duly signed to be affixed on the application as specified, duly attested by gazetted officer.