Staff Selection Commission of India will soon release the official recruitment notification of Ground Duty Constable posts in Delhi Police for the year 2021. As a matter of fact, a total of 58373 vacancies were filled by the notification issued last year. This points to a large number of openings coming up for the aspirants. Candidates are requested to visit the page regularly in order to remain updated about the upcoming SSC GD 2021 Recruitment Details. In this blog we will discuss about SSC GD Constable Salary.
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SSC GD Constable Recruitment: Important Dates
|Organization||Staff Selection Commission|
|Notification Release Date||May 2021 First Week- Now Postponed|
|Job Location||All over India|
|Vacancy||Notification to be released|
|Post Name||GD Constable 2021|
|Online Application start date||Notification to be released|
|Last date to submit the Online Application||Notification to be released|
|Mode of Apply||Online|
|Selection Process||Computer-Based Examination (CBE)
Physical Efficiency Test (PET) & Physical Standard Test (PST)
|CBT Exam Date||02nd August to 25th August 2021|
|Admit Card Status||Notification to be released|
SSC GD Constable Salary: Pay Scale and Detailed Salary Structure
The SSC GD salary structure varies for different posts in SSC GD. The SSC GD salary for various General Duty Constables is as given below:
|SSC GD Salary|
|Basic SSC GD Salary||Rs. 21,700|
|House Rent Allowance||2538|
|Total Earnings||Rs. 25,896|
|Net Earnings||Rs. 23, 527|
Other than the above-mentioned salary, SSC GD salary also comprises various other benefits and allowances, which include:
- Transportation Allowance
- Medical Facilities
- Pension schemes
- Annual paid leaves
- Security allowances
- Field allowances
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SSC GD Constable Exam Pattern
The candidates must have prior knowledge of both the SSC GD Exam pattern and the SSC GD Syllabus to crack the exam with flying colours. Candidates must go through them both with a fine-tooth comb to have a better understanding of the SSC GD Exam.
The exam pattern of SSC GD Exam comprises of four stages:
- Compute-Based Examination (CBE)
- Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
- Physical Standard Test (PST)
- Detailed Medical Examination (DME)
Here’s a detailed look into each of the stages of the SSC GD Exam pattern:
Computer-Based Examination (CBE): This is an online test comprising of objective-type questions which are explained at length below under the syllabus section of the article. As per the SSC GD Exam Pattern, It is further divided into four parts:
- General Intelligence and Reasoning
- General Knowledge and General Awareness
- Elementary Mathematics
- English/ Hindi
Physical Efficiency Test (PET): Once candidates clear the CBE, they would be shortlisted to take the PET/ PST organised by the Commission. During PET/ PST, candidates who are found eligible on the basis of height parameters are permitted to undergo PET (race) which is followed by biometric/ technology-aided identification test. The scrutiny of candidates’ eligibility for any relaxation in terms of age, height and chest measurement is done only after they qualify the PET (race) before PST conducted by CAPFs PET/ PST Boards.
Physical Efficiency Test (PET): The criteria to be followed for this test –
- Male candidates: Race 5 Kms in 24 minutes
- Female candidates: 1.6 Kms in 8 ½ minutes
For Race test, the candidates of Ladakh Region need to follow the below criteria –
- Male: Race 1 Mile in 6 ½ minutes
- Female: 800 metres in 4 minutes
- Pregnant women are disqualified from taking this test.
- Ex-Servicemen candidates shortlisted in the CBE need to appear in PET/PST stage for recording measurement of chest, height and weight only. They are exempted from taking the PET. However, they need to qualify for the Detailed Medical Examination (DME).
Physical Standard Test (PST): In this test, the physical standards of the candidates are being tested on the basis of three factors:
|SSC GD Physical Test|
|Physical Standard||Category||Male (in cms)||Female|
|Height||General, SC & OBC||170||157|
|Chest||General, SC & OBC||80/5||–|
|Weight||–||Proportionate to height and age as per medical standards||Proportionate to height and age as per medical standards|
Detailed Medical Examination (DME): Candidates who qualify the PET/ PST are shortlisted for the DME. The selected candidates are medically examined by the Medical Boards constituted by the CAPFs to assess their physical and medical fitness on the basis of the following points:
- Medical Fitness
The criteria set by the SSC authority in for vision test is given in the table below:
As the candidates now have ample time before them to prepare for the SSC GD Examination 2021, make the best use of it. You will surely come out in flying colors!
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