Likhnaw: (September 21, 2015) In Hindustani state “Utar Pardesh” more than 23 million people applied for 368 vacancies of peon in which 255 PhD applicant are also included

According to administration of Utar Perdesh after 12 years the 368 vacancies of peon has been announced for which applications was demanded. The eligibility criterion which is set for the peon post is that applicant must pass the primary school education and should be fluent in cycling.

The pay package of peon in state secretariat is 20,000 Indian rupees. According to Indian newspaper “The Hindu” Secretary “Partab Methal” in Department of administration said that for 368 posts of peon in Utar Pardesh it was very strange that we received 23 millions applications. Remember that the population of Utar pardesh is more than 21.5 billion.

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The application procedure for peon was online in which 53 thousand applicant was whom who completed their primary education while 20 million applicants was whom who have completed their school education. Apart from 255 PhD applicants 2.22 million applicants are engineer while people from commerce, science are also applied for the peon post.


Administration said that we need at least 4 years to interview of such a huge class of applicants which is seems to be impossible. This shows the unemployment in the state but none of minister talked about it. If we see the population of Utar Pardesh and rate of applicant on peon post we conclude that every 93rd person have applied for peon post in Utar pardesh which is very alarming situation.