Perhaps observing a social trend that the youth of today are once again craving government jobs as though they were living in pre-1991 era, the BJP government in Gujarat announced a plethora of job vacancies before the model code of conduct could kick in with the announcement of polling dates by the Election Commission today. The Gujarat government has declared the dates for the written examinations for jobs of junior clerks and panchayat secretaries.
To improve the employment opportunities in the nation, the union government is working on providing ten lakh jobs, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had said in a video message played at a Rozgar Mela in Gujarat last Saturday. During the event, as many as 5,000 people were handed over their appointment letters from the Gujarat Panchayat Service Board. Along with this, 8,000 persons were provided with appointment letters by the Gujarat Sub Inspector Recruitment Board and Lokrakshak Recruitment Board. The state government is organising multiple employment fairs ahead of assembly election in the BJP-ruled state.
Gujarat is voting in two phases on 1 and 5 December, the Election Commission announced today, adding that the votes will be counted on 8 December. The result of the election may be known conclusively by late evening that day
The recruitment exam will be conducted on 8 January. More than 27 lakh young candidates of the state had filled the application form for this recruitment and were waiting for the exam dates that have now been announced.
The Gujarat Panchayat Service Selection Board (GPSSB) had invited applications for the recruitment of Junior Clerk and Accounts Clerk Grade 3 in February 2022. Online applications were invited for this recruitment on the official website gpssb.gujarat.gov.in and ojas.gujarat.gov.in.
Candidates who have cleared the Class 12 exam are eligible to apply for this recruitment. Online applications were registered from 18 February to 8 March 2022.
The state government had announced 1,181 vacancies vide Gujarat Junior Clerk Recruitment Advertisement in December 2021.
Selected candidates will be hired on monthly salary up to Rs.19,950. Candidates up to 36 years of age will be included in this recruitment.