14 Aug, 2018 10:51a.m.

Railways announces 50% reservation for women in RPF

In a bid to increase women employees in Railways, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday said thatthere would be 50 per cent reservation for women in the upcoming recruitment of up to 10,000 Railway Police Force (RPF) jawans. At an event in Patna, he also informed that the Railways will soon hire 13,000 staff through a computer-based test.

The Railway Minister also said that the process for the recruitment in 13,000 jobs in Railways will begin soon. Informing about the criteria, he said that the Ministry will not conduct an interview but the recruitment will be done on the basis of a computer-based test.

“In upcoming recruitment of 9500-10000 RPF jawans, there will be a 50% reservation for women and 13,000 jobs are also coming up in Railways in which there will be a computer-based test, no interviews,” Piyush Goyal was quoted as saying



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