India Post GDS Result 2023 OUT for Scheduled II & Special Drive

India Post GDS has concluded the online application for GDS Scheduled II & Special Drive. The department aims to fill 30041 applicants across the states through this recruitment. As the application process is completed, the applicants are now awaiting the GDS Special Cycle result announcement, which has been announced for both recruitments. To date, the officials have announced the five selection lists for Scheduled II and the five selection lists for Special Drive. If there are any vacant posts in any given states, then the merit list for such states will be announced in due course.

Applicants may download GDS State Wise pdf results from However, a link to download the same is also shared here. One not shortlisted in the first list may wait for the subsequent list.

Update: India Post GDS has released the 5th merit list for Schedule II recruitment. GDS Result 2023

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Recruitment of Gramin Dak Sevak in each postal circle is made through an online portal. A huge number of candidates submit their applications through the online portal. The result after the scrutiny of applications is also intimated through the GDS portal. After the release of Gramin Dak Sevak Result 2023, provisionally selected candidates, have to go through the document verification round for final selection.  The announcement regarding the selection is also sent to selected candidates through SMS, email, and post.

This post is all about GDS results. Going ahead in this article, readers are going to find complete information on all the aspects of the result. It includes result dates, result status, process to access the result, cut-off criteria, merit list, cut-off marks, state-wise result links, final selection criteria, and all the relevant information.

Download the Selection list for Schedule II and Special Drive Recruitment

India Post State-Wise GDS Merit List Updates

Candidates waiting for the release of results can access their results from this page. In this section, we have shared the result link and availability status of all the states and postal circles for which applications have been invited for the current year.

Check state-wise GDS result for all the postal circles given as under-

State NameMerit List PDF
Andhra PradeshDownload
Jammu and KashmirDownload
Himachal PradeshDownload
Madhya PradeshDownload
Tamil NaduDownload
Uttar PradeshDownload
West BengalDownload

India Post GDS Selection List 2023 – Overview   

Name of the recruitment process GDS Recruitment Process 2023
Article Category GDS Result
Conducting Authority  India Post
Concerned MinistryMinistry of Communication, Govt. of India
Total Post30041
Application ends on23rd August 2023
PostGramin Dak Sevak (GDS)
Basis for selectionMerit and Document Verification
Mode of declaration of resultOnline

इंडिया पोस्ट जीडीएस रिजल्ट 2023 Merit List

GDS result or simply the merit list is prepared based on marks of the candidates in the qualifying exam i.e. class 10th exams. Once the application process is completed for a postal circle, the evaluation and result processing starts and the status is reflected on the official GDS portal for the applicants’ information.

After the completion of the scrutiny of the application, GDS Result 2023 will be available on the official website. The initial selection of eligible candidates is done based on the auto-generated merit list as per the government’s recruitment policy for the selection of GDS. No selection test or interview is conducted for the selection. The recruiting authority informs the selected candidate through SMS, email, and physical intimation. No phone calls are made to candidates regarding the declaration of results.  

India Post GDS Cut Off 2023

India Post GDS Result 2023 Resolution of Tie  

During the generation of the merit list, if two or more candidates obtain the same percentage, then the concerned authority applies tie-breaking criteria to determine the order of merit. The resolution of ties between the marks of the candidates is done by using the given criteria in the same order as mentioned below-

  • Based on the candidate’s date of birth, Older candidates are given preference.
  • If a tie persists, the Female Schedule Tribe (ST) candidate is given preference.
  • If a tie persists, a Female Schedule Caste (SC) candidate is preferred.
  • A female candidate from the Other Backward Class-OBC category is preferred if a tie persists.
  • If a tie persists, a female candidate in the Economically Weaker Section (EWS) is ranked higher.
  • If a tie is still not resolved, then the female candidate from the Unreserved (UR) category is preferred.   
  • If a tie persists then Male Schedule Tribe (ST) will be given preference  
  • If a tie is not resolved yet, Female Schedule Caste (SC) candidate will be preferred
  • If this is not enough, then a male candidate from the Other Backward Class (OBC) category will be preferred
  • If a tie persists, the Economically Weaker Section (EWS)- Male will be ranked higher
  • If a tie is still not resolved then lastly, the male candidate from the Unreserved (UR) category is given preference.    

How to Check India Post GDS Gramin Dak Sevak Result 2023? 

Initially, the GDS result is communicated to candidates through the GDS online portal. Candidates can download the result by visiting the GDS portal. They can follow the simple instructions shared below to smoothly download the result-

  • Step 1- Open the official Website    

Candidates have to start by visiting the official GDS online engagement portal.

  • Step 2- Search for the “Shortlisted Candidates” tab

On opening, the official portal homepage will open. On this page, candidates have to click on the “Shortlisted candidates” tab appears in the student’s corner.

  • Step 3- Select the respective state

A drop-down list of all the released state results will appear. They can click on the respective state to check the result. They can also get their result by clicking the respective result by hitting the result options given under the “Result Released” section on the homepage of the portal.

  • Step 4- Result gets downloaded

On clicking the relevant result link, the desired result pdf for the selected postal result will get automatically downloaded on the device.

  • Step 5- Check the result details

Candidates have to open the downloaded result pdf file. Now, they can check their names in the selection list. After checking the result if they wish they can take a printout of the result sheet already downloaded.  

Information Mentioned on the GDS Result Card

The GDS result is declared as the merit list which includes the name of the selected candidates and the marks secured by them.  Check the complete details which are printed on the result sheet given as under-   

  • Notification No.
  • Recruitment Cycle
  • Date of release of result
  • Division of the concerned postal circle
  • Head Office (HO) Name
  • SO- Sub-Office name
  • Branch Office (BO) name
  • Category of the candidate
  • Number of the post
  • Registration no.
  • Name of the selected candidates
  • Registration no. of the candidate
  • Name of the post
  • No. of the candidates
  • Marks percentage of selected candidates

GDS Special Cycle Result 2023 – Cut-Off Marks

The recruiting authority fixed the cut-off marks criteria for each postal circle. Candidates should note that no weightage or extra marks will be given for higher qualifications. The cut-off marks will be fixed category-wise considering the following factors- the total number of seats, total application received, marking criteria, reservation rule, etc.

India Post GDS Document Verification and Final Result

Based on auto-generated result or merit list, provisionally selected candidates will be invited for the next round. The selection of candidates at this stage shall be provisional and for final selection they have to undergo the document verification process. Only after the DV and acceptance by the district recruiting authorities will the final merit list be prepared and an appointment made.

Document verification and appointment procedures will be conducted by the recruiting authorities at the district level. venue and details of the DV round will be intimated to candidates in due course by the concerned authority. All the candidates have to carry the required documents and certificates to the designated venue on the day of DV.  The list of all the important documents to be produced in the document verification section is as follows-

  • SSC / Class X Marks Memo
  • SSC/ Class X pass certificate
  • Birth certificate (if the date of birth is not printed on the SSC certificate)
  • Computer Certificate
  • Caste/ Community Certificate (if applicable)
  • Certificate of disability (if applicable)
  • Passport-sized photographs of the candidates
  • Other documents as specified to the candidates

GDS Recruitment 2023- Salary/ TRCA     

Finally, appointed candidates are provided-

  • Minimum TRCA for Four Hours/Level 1 in TRCA Slab- Rs.10000/
  • Minimum TRCA for Five hours/Level 2 in TRCA slab- Rs.12000/- 

Help desks

For queries related to GDS results candidates should immediately contact the helpdesk no. of the concerned postal circle. The helpdesk detail of postal circles is available at the official Portal

GDS Merit List-FAQs

Ques.- How will I know the result of the respective portal circle is announced?

Ans.- Its intimation will be sent via SMS and email.

Ques.- Will I receive any GDS scorecards?

Ans.- No separate marks memo will be sent to any candidate. The marks percentage of each selected candidate is mentioned in the result file

Ques.- What is the next procedure after the announcement of the postal result?

Ans.- After the declaration of the postal result, selected candidates have to attend the document verification round.

Ques.- What credentials are required to check the result?

Ans.- As the result is available in pdf format so no details are required to access the result.

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