JK JKSSB: The written exams for over 1,400 posts of different departments, conducted by the Jammu and Kashmir Services Selection Board (JKSSB), concluded today. The optical mark recognition based test for another 700 posts of forest department was held today. A spokesman of JKSSB said that the Computer based Written Tests (CBT) for about 700 posts of school education department (library assistants and junior librarian) and health and family welfare department were held on December 21 and 22 in Jammu and Srinagar respectively.
Around 2,100 candidates appeared for the CBT which was conducted in 22 centres, he added. This year, the highest ever attendance of 96 per cent was recorded by the Board in the forest guard examination, he said, adding that a total of 20570 candidates appeared in the forest guard exam. The exam was held in both the cities from 12 to 2:30 pm, he said. The spokesman said candidates would be selected on the basis of their performance in the written tests only as there would be no viva for all these posts.
Also, the Board has been directed by the Mehbooba Mufti government to wind up the much-awaited recruitment for 2,154 teachers’ posts, setting next four months as the deadline.