Odisha Gramin Dak Sevak Merit List 2020 (OUT) Cycle III GDS Result, Cut Off & Selection List

Odisha Gramin Dak Sevak GDS Merit List 2020: Candidates who have applied for this post and are anxiously waiting for the release of Odisha GDS Cycle III result. So, merit list/ result for Odisha Postal Circle III GDS recruitment 2020 has published today (26th Nov 2020). However, recruiting authority also send intimation to provisionally selected candidates through SMS and post after the publication of result.

Update: Odisha GDS result is now available, officials have declared the result today i.e. 26th Nov 2020. Link to download Odisha cycle III result is given below.

Candidates whose name is there in the merit list have to appear for document verification (DV) in order to get finally selected for the post of GDS in Odisha. Know more information regarding Odisha cycle III result in this article.

Odisha Gramin Dak Sevak Merit List 2020

Recruitment Odisha GDS recruitment 2020
Article category Merit list/ Result/ Cut off
Recruiting Authority        India Post
Name of the post Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS)
Total Vacancies 2060
Circle Odisha Circle
Cycle Cycle 3
Selection Basis Merit
Date of release of merit list Available Now
Mode of release of merit list Online, SMS, Post
Official website https://www.indiapost.gov.in
India Post GDS portal http://www.appost.in/gdsonline/Home.aspx

Odisha GDS Merit List Important Dates

Activities Dates
Online application starts 1st September 2020
Last date for online application 30th September 2020
Declaration of merit list 26th Nov 2020 (Available)
Odisha Gramin Dak Sevak Merit List

Odisha GDS Recruitment- Post/ Vacancy Details

There are total 2060 vacancies of Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS) in the state of Odisha for which merit list has been released. Candidates can check category-wise consolidation of the all the GDS posts for Odisha given below-  

Category Number of Vacancies
General 863
EWS 206
OBS 217
Pwd – A 7
Pwd – B 19
Pwd – C 26
Pwd – DE 4
SC 289
ST 249
Total 2060

Odisha Postal Circle GDS Result 2020

Merit list has been released after the scrutiny of online applications and evaluation of marks in class X has completed. Result is now available on official website so that candidates who have applied for the post of GDS in Odisha Postal circle can easily access it.

Odisha GDS Result is published as a selection list/merit list and as it is published on the official portal. We have also updated the same here on this page to assist candidates in accessing their result easily. The provisional merit list includes the names of the candidates shortlisted for next round. These candidates then have to appear for the document verification.

No phone calls will be made from the recruiting authorities to provisionally selected candidates. In case candidates get any unscrupulous call regarding this recruitment, they should disclose any detail.They will get a SMS on their mobile numbers and also a physical intimation after their provisional selection.

Details mentioned on Odisha Postal Circle GDS result/merit list   

Odisha GDS merit list will indicate the given particulars-

  • Division of the Odisha postal circle
  • Name of the selected candidates (not in the order of the merit)
  • Registration no.
  • Category of the candidate
  • Head Office (HO)
  • Branch Office (BO)
  • Sub Office (SO)
  • Name of the post
  • Number of the post
  • Marks percentage of the candidates

It also includes the details of the post for which result withheld.

Odisha GDS Selection Criteria and Preparation of Merit List  

Candidates are selected for GDS posts purely on the basis of merit. In order to prepare the merit list, only the marks of the candidate in class X will be considered as per the recruitment policy of the Department of Post, Govt. of India. No selection test or interview is conducted for the selection of suitable candidate.  In case any candidate has mentioned his higher education in the application then no weightage will be given to that.

Candidates selection has made as per automatic generated merit list as per the policies based on the online submitted applications.

How to Download Odisha GDS Merit List 2020?

The step-by-step guide shared below will help candidates to download the merit list with ease from the official website-

  1. Go to  Online Gramin Dak Sevak Engagement portal of India Post (http://www.appost.in/gdsonline/Home.aspx).
  2. Click on Cycle 2 option.
  3. A list of postal circle/states will be displayed.
  4. Search for Odisha state option in the list and click on “Results” link provided in front of the name.
  5. Finally, merit list pdf will get downloaded on PC/Laptop/device.
  6. Open the merit list PDF and search for your name in the list.

** Link to Download Odisha Cycle III Result 2020 **

Gramin Dak Sevak Document Verification

After the provisional selection of candidates, they will receive a SMS on their registered numbers. However, receiving a SMS or any other intimation on selection will not entitle a candidate to claim for regular selection/ appointment for the post of GDS in Odisha postal service.

The final selection and appointment of the provisionally selected candidates for GDS post (Odisha postal circle) are made on the basis of verification and genuineness of all the necessary documents and certificates.

Therefore, it is advised to all the candidates to carry all the required documents/certificates in original with them when they appear for document verification. They will be intimated about the schedule and venue of document verification by the recruiting authority. Candidates failing to produce any of the required documents shall be disqualified.


Phone No.- 0674-2394533
Email-  adest-odi@indiapost.gov.in

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