Railway Recruitment Control Board has rescheduled dates and test centres of RRB NTPC examination (CEN-03/2015).
According to a notification on RRB Allahabad’s website, the rescheduled exam will now be held on May 2 May 3 at the following centres. The candidates have to download new call letter/ admit card from the RRB website.
The examination was initially scheduled to be held on April 28 and April 30. But was postponed due to some irregularities. “We got information on irregularities at six centres in Allahabad. Also, a centre in Dwarka (New Delhi) has caught fire. Therefore we have rescheduled the exam in these places,” said a senior official of the Indian Railways.
The RRB NTPC exam has also been postponed in a centre in Pune and few centres in West Bengal due to Assembly elections. According to a notification from the RRB West Bengal -“the centres of the Computer Based Test (CBT) for candidates who have opted their examination cities in the state but could not be accommodated within their 5 opted choices of exam cities, are being rescheduled for CEN-03/2015.”
The examination in other centres will continue as per schedule.
One of the most anticipated examination, about 93 lakh candidates applied for 18252 non-technical popular categories.
The Board has also denied news on paper leak. “These are online exams and therefore there are no chances of such malpractices. The RRB examination is conducted in 400 centres across India,” said the officer.
Some students have also started a petition on change.org to conduct the exam without any discrepancies and malpractices.
📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines