Ramakanta Biswas

The Directorate of Secondary Education (DSE), Odisha has published the draft merit list of candidates for the recruitment of 11,403 initial appointee teachers in secondary schools in the State.   

"It is for information of candidates who have applied for the post of Initial Appointee Teachers in Secondary Schools, post-wise draft merit list of candidates who have appeared in the Computer Based Test held from 03.03.2022 to 12.03.2022 and have got their documents verified from 28.03.2022 to 10.05.2022 and on 11.05.2022 in their permanent address districts is published here with," the DSE said. 

Similarly, post wise draft list of ineligible candidates has also been published. 

The directorate said both the lists are purely provisional in nature and not final. 

"Inclusion of a candidate's name in draft merit list will not as such entitle him/her to be selected or engaged as Initial Appointee Teacher. Engagement will be based on Final Select List which will be prepared for each reservation category on the basis of eligibility, genuineness of documents, merit and availability of posts in that category," it said.

Candidates can file objections for any error in the draft list in the prescribed format which can be downloaded from the official website, https://dseodisha.in. 

"The written objections in prescribed format duly signed by the candidate, along with original and photocopies of supporting documents will be received on 20.05.2022 & 21.05.2022. The timings of receipt of objections will be from 07.30 AM to 12.30 PM," the directorate said.