Examination to be held on 27th to 29th August
Chandigarh: Written examination for 815 posts of Jail Warder and 32 posts of Jail Matron to be held on August 27 to 29 and foolproof arrangements have been made by the Subordinate Services Selection Board, Punjab.
Disclosing this here today, Chairman of the Board Raman Behl has informed that around 2.32 lakh candidates have applied for Jail Warden and Jail Matron posts. This examination is being conducted in Chandigarh and different districts of Punjab for which about 150 examination centers have been set up. Admit card for written test, instructions and other information related to the test has been made available on the Board’s website www.sssb.punjab.gov.in. He also urged the candidates to regularly check the Board’s website for any updates.
Keeping in view the number of candidates, the Board has decided to conduct the examination in multi shifts in three days, for smooth conduct. The Chairman has also mentioned that the Punjab Government has appointed Observers through the Deputy Commissioners in the districts. Security arrangements have been made by the SSPs of concerned districts.
Meanwhile, Mr. Behl also informed that the physical fitness test of the eligible candidates would be held of those who will clear the written test. He reiterated that the recruitment will be done purely on a merit basis and candidates should not fall prey in gimmicks of anti-social elements and only hard work is the only mantra to succeed in the examination.