India Post GDS Recruitment 2023: Apply Online for 12,828 Vacancies

India Post has announced the Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS) Recruitment 2023 notification, inviting applications for 12,828 positions of Branch Postmaster (BPM) and Assistant Branch Postmaster (ABPM) in Branch Post Offices (BOs) established in 2023. This recruitment drive provides a great opportunity for Indian citizens to secure a Central Government Job in the Post Office sector. Interested candidates who have completed their 10th class or SSC are eligible to apply for India Post Gramin Dak Sevak GDS 2023. The application process is conducted online at

The online registration is open from 16th June 2023 to 23rd June 2023, specifically for candidates from Meghalaya, Sikkim, Tripura, and Manipur.

India post GDS 2023

 India Post GDS Recruitment 2023: Important dates 

Events Dates
GDS Notification Release Date 21st May 2023
Post Office Apply Online 2023 Starts 16th June 2023
Last Date to Apply 23rd June 2023
Last date to Pay Application Fees 23rd June 2023
Edit/Correction Window for Applicants 24th June to 26th June 2023
Post Office GDS Result 2023 To be announced

India Post GDS 2023: Eligibility Criteria 

Eligibility Criteria Requirements

Educational Qualifications

Candidates must have passed the 10th class (Matriculation) examination from a recognized Board of School Education in India. They should have studied Mathematics and English as compulsory or elective subjects.

Knowledge of Local Language

Candidates should have studied the local language up to the secondary standard.

Additional Qualifications

Candidates must possess knowledge of computers, cycling, and have adequate means of livelihood.

India Post GDS 2023: Application Fee

  • General/OBC category candidates: ₹100/-
  • Female candidates, SC/ST candidates, PwD candidates, and Transwomen candidates: No fee

The application fee can be paid online at

India Post GDS 2023 Vacancies:

State Postal Circle Vacancies
Andhra Pradesh 118
Assam 151
Bihar 76
Chhattisgarh 342
Delhi Not specified
Gujarat 110
Haryana 8
Himachal Pradesh 37
Jammu Kashmir 89
Jharkhand 1,125
Karnataka 48
Kerala Not specified
Madhya Pradesh 2,992
Maharashtra 10
North Eastern 4,384
Odisha 948
Punjab 13
Rajasthan 1,408
Tamil nadu 18
Telangana 96
Uttar Pradesh 160
Uttarakhand 40
West Bengal 45

India Post GDS 2023: Age Limit


Age Limit Description
Minimum age 18 years
Maximum age 40 years (as of 11th June 2023)
Age relaxation 3 years for OBC candidates
5 years for SC/ST candidates
Up to 10 years for PWD (PH) candidates

How to Apply for India Post GDS Recruitment 2023:

  1. The online registration process for India Post GDS 2023 started on 22nd May 2023.
  2. Eligible candidates should visit the India Post GDS Online Portal ( and register themselves by providing basic details to obtain a Registration Number.
  3. Each candidate can have only one registration for schedule 1 & 2 in a calendar year.
  4. Fill in the required details such as mobile number, email, date of birth, community, etc., and upload the necessary documents.
  5. The last date for registration of online applications is 11th June 2023 (Sunday).
  6. For candidates from Meghalaya, Sikkim, Tripura, and Manipur, the last date for submission of online applications is extended to 16th June 2023 to 23rd June 2023 (Friday).
  7. The application edit/correction window will be open from 24th June 2023 to 26th June 2023.


Can girls apply for GDS job?

Yes, female candidates can also apply for India post-GDS recruitment 2023.


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What is the last date for Gramin Dak Sevak 2023?

Karnataka GDS Recruitment 2023

Online Form can be filled by the candidates between 27 January to 16 February 2023.

What is the work of GDS female?

What is the fees of GDS form female?

What is the application fee required for GDS Post Office Online Form 2023? Ans. The candidates of the general category have to pay Rs. 100/- while SC/ST/PWD/Female/Transwomen are exempted from application fee.

What is GDS retirement age?

GDS till discharge on attaining 65 years of age. servant thereby depriving him /her legitimate due. This may lead to litigation, which is avoidable.

Is Dak Sevak a postman?

Dak Sevak is involved in all functions, such as the sale of stamps and stationery, the transport and delivery of mail and any other duties assigned to the Departmental Post Offices/RMS by Postmaster/Sub Postmaster, including IPPB.

What is the highest salary of Dak Sevak?

Gramin Dak Sevak Salary Of ABPM & Dak Sevak

  • The min TRCA for 4 hours/level 1 in the TRCA slab increased to Rs. 10000/- per month and max. to Rs. 24, 470/-.
  • The min TRCA for 5 hours/level 2 in the TRCA slab is Rs. 12000/ month and max to Rs. 29,480/-.
  • Is there any written exam for GDS?
  • The India Post GDS exam is for 100 marks with four sections, consisting of 25 marks each.

Is there any increase in GDS salary?

India Post GDS Salary is Rs. 10,000/-; However, this may increase to Rs. 14,500 per month subject to TRCA (Time Related Continuity Allowance). The Postal Assistant salary is slightly different from BPM.

What is the rule 7 of GDS?

(vi) Rule- 7 has been amended by incorporating Rule 7-A and 7-B m connection with 5 days Emergency Leave to GDS and 180 days Maternity Leave to Female GDS. (vii) Rule-8 has been amended by incorporating some modification and also a note regarding non eligibility of GDS Gratuity and Severance amount etc.

Is GDS a government job?

The Ministry of Communications works with the Department of Posts (DoP) and recruits candidates annually under Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS). The GDS program is a central government job, and the competition among the candidates for this job is very high.