In view of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) induced lockdown, the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) decided that dates for all examinations, where candidates are required to travel from all parts of the country, will be reviewed from time to time.
A special meeting of the SSC was held to review the situation arising out of the COVID-19 pandemic.
In view of the prevailing lockdown restrictions, including social distancing norms, it was decided that dates for all examinations will be reviewed from time to time.
A decision on fresh dates for the remaining days of Combined Higher Secondary (10+2) Level Examination (Tier-I) 2019, Junior Engineer (Paper-I) Examination, 2019, Stenographer Grade ‘C’ & ‘D’ Examination, 2019 and Skill Test for Combined Higher Secondary Level Examination, 2018 will be taken after May 3 following the completion of second phase of the lockdown.
The rescheduled dates of these examinations will be notified on the websites of the Commission and its Regional / Sub-Regional Offices of the Commission. Annual Calendar of Examinations notified by the Commission will also be reviewed in respect of the schedules of other examinations.
Further, it was decided that all Officers and Staff Members of the SSC will contribute one day’s salary to the PM’s Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situation Fund (PM CARES Fund).
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