10 Years’ Age Relaxation for the Disabled in Central Govt Jobs


A relaxation of ten years in age will be allowed for the visually-challenged, hearing-impaired, and persons suffering from locomotor disability or cerebral palsy in case of direct recruitment to all posts under the central government.

Further, those belonging to the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe categories will get 15 more years and those from Other Backward Class (OBC) will be entitled for 13 years relaxation, as per new rules formed by the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) today.However, the relaxation is applicable with the condition that maximum age of the applicant shall not exceed 56 years, the new rules said.

Source : http://www.outlookindia.com/news/article/10-years-age-relaxation-for-the-disabled-in-central-govt-jobs/904447