Tamil Nadu GDS Merit List 2019: Check Result, Cut Off and Selection List Date

Tamil Nadu GDS Merit List Result 2019: Candidates who have submitted online applications for this post and are eagerly waiting for the result can download the merit list from official portal after release. Tamil Nadu GDS Merit list 2019 will be released shortly. However, provisionally selected candidates will also receive intimation through SMS and post after the online publication of result.

Provisionally selected candidates for the post of GDS in Tamil Nadu postal circle will have to appear for document verification (DV) on notified dates. Final selection will be made after DV and finally selected candidates are liable to be posted anywhere in the state.

For complete information regarding Tamil Nadu GDS Merit list of the year 2019, candidates can go through the article shared below.  

Tamil Nadu GDS merit list 2019

Recruitment Tamil Nadu GDS recruitment 2019
Article category Merit list/ Result/ Cut off
Recruiting Authority                                    India Post
Name of the post Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS)
Total Vacancies 4442
Circle Tamil Nadu Circle
Cycle Cycle 2
Selection Basis Merit
Date of release of merit list To be updated soon
Mode of release of merit list Online
Official website https://www.indiapost.gov.in
India Post GDS portal http://www.appost.in/gdsonline/Home.aspx
Tamil Nadu GDS merit list 2019

Tamil Nadu GDS result Important Dates

Activities Dates
Online application starts 15th March 2019
Last date for online application 15th April 2019
Declaration of merit list To be notified soon

Tamil Nadu GDS Post/ Vacancy Details

Total 4442 vacancies of Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS) will be filled in Tamil Nadu. Readers can have a look at the category-wise consolidation of posts shared below in the table-

Community/category No. of posts
Unreserved (UR) 2007
Economically Weaker Section (EWS) 498
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 1144
Schedule Caste (SC) 574
Schedule Tribe (ST) 55
Physically Handicapped (PH)-HH 58
PH-OH 47
PH-VH 44
Total 4442

Tamil Nadu Postal Circle GDS Result 2019 

As application procedure has been completed and recruiting authority is busy in preparing merit list and selection list of the candidates for the post of GDS in Tamil Nadu Postal circle, result is expected to release soon.   

Result will be released as merit list of the candidates on its official website. As soon as merit list will be published online we will also update the same here in this page for the convenience of the candidates. They can check download the merit list directly from this page without wondering for actual link in the official portal. The merit list will be provisional in nature and shortlisted candidates will be invited to participate in further selection process.

Candidates will be send a SMS on their registered mobile number and also a physical intimation on their provisional selection.

How to check the TN GDS merit list?

Candidates can access their result only on the official website as no other mode will be made available.

They can download the merit list directly from this page or from official portal by following the given steps-

  1. Visit the Online Gramin Dak Sevak Engagement portal of India Post (http://www.appost.in/gdsonline/Home.aspx).
  2. A list of postal circle/states will appear.
  3. Search Tamil Nadu state and click on “Results” link provided in front of it.
  4. On clicking on the result link merit list pdf will get downloaded.
  5. Open the PDF and check the name in the list.

Candidates can also check their merit list by clicking here- merit list pdf
(Link to be activated after announcement, check back soon)

Details mentioned on Tamil Nadu Postal Circle GDS result/merit list   

Tamil Nadu Postal Circle GDS merit list will indicate following details-

  • Division of Tamil Nadu postal circle
  • Name of the selected candidates Registration no.
  • Head Office (HO)
  • SO
  • Branch Office (BO)
  • Name of the post
  • Number of the post
  • Category of the candidate
  • Marks percentage

Selection Criteria and Preparation of Merit List  

Selection of suitable candidate for GDS post will be based on the merit in the qualifying exam/class i.e. classX/ SSC/ High School as per the recruitment policy of the Department of Post, Govt. of India. Selection will be made as per automatic generated merit list as per the rule and policies based on the online submitted applications.

Selection will be purely based on the marks obtained in class 10th hence, no weightage will be given for higher educational qualification.

In case of two candidates secure same marks, then the merit order will be taken as-  – Candidate’s Date of Birth (higher age as merit), ST female, SC female, OBC female, UR female, Schedule Tribe (ST) Male, Schedule Caste (SC) Male, Other Backward Class (OBC) male, Unreserved (UR) male candidate.

If a candidate selected as meritorious for more than one post than the post in order of the preference will be offered to him and the candidature for other posts will be canceled.  

What after the declaration of result?

Selected candidates will be send a SMS in their registered mobile numbers after provisional selection. However, mere a SMS or any other communication on selection do not imply that candidate can claim for regular selection or appointment for GDS post. Candidates will also receive physical intimation regarding provisional selection from respective recruiting authority in due course.  

The final selection/ appointment for the post of GDS will be based on the completion of verification and genuineness of all the documents and certificates of the provisionally selected candidates.

Therefore, all the candidates who will appear for document verification have to produce required documents in original to the officials. Intimation regarding the schedule and center for document verification to the shortlisted candidates will be made through email/SMS/ official portal.

Just as provisional merit list, final merit list will also be released on the official portal on specified dates.

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6 thoughts on “Tamil Nadu GDS Merit List 2019: Check Result, Cut Off and Selection List Date


    I am Rajaguru from Tamil nadu.I have scored 407,OBC category.Did I have any chance to select as for the recruitment

  2. Hello Sir,
    When will announce the tamilnadu GDS 2019 result,
    And my percentage is 92 SC category 2004 Passed out. Is there any chance to get the job. Please Reply