GDS Result 2019 (OUT) State Wise Postal Circle Merit List Cut Off Marks

GDS Result 2019- Gramin Dak Sevak Postal Circle Result Merit List Cut Off @  India post has announced the result for some of the postal circles for 2nd recruitment cycle. These postal circles include Gujarat, Karnataka, Delhi, HimachalPradesh etc. For states like Assam, Kerala, Bihar and few others where application procedure is over GDS result 2019 are under processing. The result for these states will be announced shortly.

GDS result for all the postal circles is primarily intimated to all the candidates only through the GDS engagement portal. After the intimation is sent to selected candidates through an Email and SMS on their registered email and Mobile no. Along with this, a physical intimation is also dispatched to candidates on selection.

GDS Result 2019

Recruitment of Gramin Dak Sevak in each postal circle is made through an online portal called GDS Online Engagement Portal. The appointment of GDS in each postal circle is made under two recruitment cycles every year. A huge number of candidates submit their applications through the online portal. The result after the scrutiny of applications is also intimated through GDS portal. After the release of GDS result, provisionally selected candidates have to go through the document verification round for final selection.  The intimation regarding selection is also sent to selected candidates through SMS, Email and post.

This post is all about GDS results. Going ahead in this article, readers are going to find complete information on all the aspects of result. It includes result dates, result status, process to access the result, cut-off criteria, merit list, cut-off marks, state-wise result links, final selection criteria, and all the relevant information.

GDS Recruitment 2019 – Overview   

Gramin Dak Sevak Recruitments- State Wise

GDS Merit List

GDS result or simply the merit list is prepared on the basis of marks of the candidates in the qualifying exam i.e. class 10th exams. Once the application process gets completed for a postal circle, the evaluation and result processing starts and the status of the same reflected on the official GDS portal for the information of the applicants.

Afterthe completion of scrutiny of application, result is made available on the official website. The initial selection of eligible candidates is done the basis of the auto-generated merit list as per the recruitment policy of the government for the selection of GDS. No selection test or interview is conducted for the selection. The recruiting authority informs the selected candidate through a SMS, email and physical intimation. No phone calls are made to candidates regarding the declaration of result.  

Resolution of Tie  

While the generation of merit list if f two or more candidates obtain then the concerned authority applies tie-breaking criteria to determine the order of merit. The resolution of ties between the marks of the candidates is done by using the given criteria in the same order as mentioned below-

  • On the basis of candidate’s Date of Birth- Candidates older are given preference.
  • If tie still persists, Female Schedule Tribe (ST) candidate is given preference.
  • If tie still persists, Female Schedule Caste (SC) candidate is preferred.
  • If tie still persists, Female candidate from Other Backward Class-OBC category is preferred.
  • If tie still persists, female candidate of Economically Weaker Section (EWS) is ranked higher.
  • If tie is still not resolved, then the female candidate from Unreserved (UR) category is preferred.   
  • If tie still persists then Male Schedule Tribe (ST) will be given preference  
  • If tie is not resolved yet, Female Schedule Caste (SC) candidate will be preferred
  • If tie is still, there then male candidate from Other Backward Class (OBC) category will be preferred
  • If tie still persists, Economically Weaker Section (EWS)- Male will be ranked higher

  • If tie is still not resolved then lastly, male candidate from Unreserved (UR) category is given preference.    

How to Check GDS Result? 

Initially, GDS result is communicated to candidates through the GDS online portal. Candidates can download the result by visiting the GDS portal. They can follow the simple instructions shared below to smoothly download the result-

  • Step 1- Open official Website    

Candidates have to start by visiting the official GDS online engagement portal. The link for GDS engagement portal is  

  • Step 2- Search for “Results” menu

On opening the official portal homepage will open. On this page, candidates have to click on “Results” tab given on the top right. Or they can simply check the “Result Released” section on the left side of the portal.  

  • Step 3- Select the relevant link

A drop-down list of all the released results will appear once candidate will hit the Results tab. They can click on the respective state to check the result. They can also get their result by clicking the respective result by hitting the result options given under “Result Released” section on the homepage of the portal.

  • Step 4- Result gets downloaded

On clicking the relevant result link, the desired result pdf for the selected postal result will get automatically downloaded on the device.

  • Step 5- Check the result details

Candidates have to open the downloaded result pdf file. Now, they can check their names in the selection list. After checking the result if they wish they can take printout of the result sheet already downloaded.  

State- Wise GDS Result Updates

Candidates waiting for the release of result can access their result from this page. In this section we have shared the result link and availability status of all the states and postal circles for which applications have been invited for the current year.

Check state-wise GDS result for all the postal circles given as under-

Information mentioned on the GDS Result Card

The GDS result is declared as the merit list which includes the name of the selected candidates and the marks secured by them.  Check the complete details which are printed on the result sheet given as under-   

  • Notification No.
  • Recruitment Cycle
  • Date of release of result
  • Division of the concerned postal circle
  • Head Office (HO) Name
  • SO- Sub-Office name
  • Branch Office (BO) name
  • Category of the candidate
  • Number of the post
  • Registration no.
  • Name of the selected candidates
  • Registration no. of the candidate
  • Name of the post
  • No. of the candidates
  • Marks percentage of selected candidates

GDS Result – Cut Off Marks

The cut-off marks criteria are fixed separately for each postal circle by the recruiting authority. Candidates should note that no weightage or extra marks will be given for higher qualification. The cut-off marks will be fixed category-wise considering following factors- total number of seats, total application received, marking criteria, reservation rule etc.

Document Verification and Final Result

On the basis of auto-generated result or merit list, provisionally selected candidates will be invited for the next round. The selection of candidates at this stage shall be provisional and for final selection they have to undergo the process of document verification. Only after the DV and acceptance by the district recruiting authorities final merit list will be prepared and appointment will be made.

Document verification and appointment procedure will be conducted by the recruiting authorities at the district level. The schedule, venue can complete details about the DV round will be intimated to candidates in due course by the concerned authority. All the candidates have to carry required documents and certificates to the designated venue on the day of DV.  The list of all the important documents to be produced at the document verification section is as follows-

  • SSC / Class X Marks Memo
  • SSC/ Class X pass certificate

  • Date of Birth proof certificate (if date of birth is not printed on the SSC certificate)
  • Computer Certificate
  • Caste/ Community Certificate (if applicable)
  • Certificate of disability (if applicable)
  • Passport sized photographs of the candidates
  • Other documents as specified to the candidates

GDS Recruitment – Salary/ TRCA     

Finally, appointed candidates are provided-

  • Minimum TRCA for Four Hours/Level 1 in TRCA Slab- Rs.10000/
  • Minimum TRCA for Five hours/Level 2 in TRCA slab- Rs.12000/- 

Help desks

For queries related to GDS results candidates should immediately contact at the helpdesk no. of the concerned postal circle. The helpdesk detail of postal circles is shared below-


Ans.- You have to stay in touch with the official GDS engagement portal. The result will be posted on this portal only. Hence, you can check it from there.

Ans.- No, you separate marks memo will be send to any candidate. The marks percentage of each selected candidate will be mentioned on the online result sheet. However, a physical intimation will be sent to only to the selected candidates after few days of the declaration of result.

Ans.- After the declaration of GDS result selected candidates have to attend the document verification round.

Ans.- The result will be provided in the form of a pdf file which can be downloaded easily by clicking on the respective result link. You will not require any login detail to access the GDS result online.


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