High Court Stalls Steel Plant recruitment process

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Justice M.S.Ramachandra Rao of the Hyderabad High Court today stayed the selection process including the online examination to start from Wednesday to fill the junior trainee and field assistant in the Visakhapatnam Steel Plant.

The court dealing with a case filed by Bhaskar Rao and another. They said that they were entitled to be considered for the posts under displaced persons quota. Initially, the steel plant notified 645 posts of Junior Trainees and 91 posts of field assistant.

A written test was held in July, 2017 and then it was cancelled without assigning any reason. Now, the officers wanted to conduct an online examination and gave an intimation accordingly. The notification mentioned about written examination but a new mode in the name of online could not be adopted, they said.

Justice Ramachandra Rao reminded that the officers must take note of the fact that all the rural aspirants from interior areas did not know about the new decision and stayed all the further process including the examination to be held from January 31 to February 4.

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