India Post Gramin Dak Sevak: 

India Post has released the notification for the recruitment of Gramin Dak Sevak post in different states. Interested and Eligible candidates can check all details about Gramin Dak Sevak and can fill the online form for GDS through the official website

Click here to read Official Notification

Important dates for India Post-GDS:

State Name

Registration Begin

Registration Last Date

Form Start Date

Form Last Date

Jharkhand/Punjab 12/11/2020 11/12/2020 12/11/2020 11/12/2020

Application Fees:

Pay the Exam Fees Through Online Fee Mode Pay Through Debit Card / Credit Card / Net Banking or India Post E Challan Submit At Nearest Head Office/GPO Only.

General / OBC / EWS      


SC / ST / PH                       

 0/ (Exempted)

All Category Female          

 0/ (Exempted)

Vacancy Detail:

State Name








Himachal Pradesh








Eligibility Criteria for India Post GDS:

Education Qualification:

  • Class 10 High School Exam Passed in Any Recognized Board in India with Mathematics and English as a Subject. 
  • The candidate should have knowledge of the local language.
  • Candidate should have a basic Computer Training Certificate for at least a duration of 60 days. 

Age Limit:

Minimum Age: 18 years

Maximum Age: 40 years 

Age Relaxation Extra as Per Rule

Sr. No


Age Relaxation



3 years



5 years


Disabled Candidates     

10 years

4. Disabled Candidates + OBC 13 years
5. Disabled Candidates + SC/ST 15 years



Click here to Apply Online for India Post GDS

Selection Process for India Post GDS:

  • Merit List
  • The selection of the candidates will be completely based on the merit list prepared on the marks obtained in class 10th.
  • In case of the same marks obtained by the candidates, then the selection will be based on DOB (higher age as merit), ST female, SC female, OBC female, UR female, ST Male, SC Male, OBC male, UR male.

Gramin Dak Sevak GDS Job Profile:

GDS - Gramin Dak Sevak Job Profile Details

  1. BPM - Branch Postmaster
  2. ABPM - Assistant Branch Postmaster ABPM
  3. Dak Sevak

India Post GDS Salary 2020:

Here we are giving information about the new salary (per month) structure of India Post GDS after the increment. The Gramin Dak Sevaks are offered salaries in the form of Time Related Continuity Allowance (TRCA). Minimum TRCA or salary payable to these three categories of GDS after the 7th Pay Commission are:


Minimum TRCA for 4 Hours/Level 1 in TRCA Slab

Minimum TRCA for 5 Hours/Level 2 in TRCA Slab

Branch Postmaster (BPM)

Rs 12000/- (Rs 12000 - Rs 29380/-) Rs 14500/- (Rs 14500 - Rs 35480/-)

Assistant Branch Postmaster (ABPM)

Rs 10000/- (Rs 10000 - Rs 24470/-) Rs 12000/- (12000 - Rs 29480/-

Dak Sevak

Rs 10000/- (Rs 10000 - Rs 24470/-) Rs 12000/- (12000 - Rs 29480/-
  • The maximum salary enjoyed by BPM for 4 hours of service could be Rs 29,380 and 5 Hours could be Rs 35,480.
  • The maximum salary enjoyed by ABPM & Dak Sevak for 4 hours of service could be Rs 24,470 and for 5 Hours could be Rs 29,480.