Ramakanta Biswas

The Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has announced the schedule of the upcoming written examination for the post of Assistant Agriculture Officer (AAO) under the Agriculture and Farmer's Empowerment department.

As per the latest notice of the commission, the written examination will be conducted on 18.12.2022 (Sunday). 

"It is for information of all concerned that, the written examination for recruitment to the post of Assistant Agriculture Officer, under A. & F. E. Department, pursuant to Advertisement No. 04 of 2022-23, shall be conducted on 18.12.2022 (Sunday).

The commission said the detailed programme along with venue will be notified later on the official website. 

As per the programme, the examination will be conducted in two sessions on December 18. While candidates will appear for Paper I in the first session from 10am to 12pm, Paper II will be held in the second session from 2pm to 4pm. 

Candidates belonging to the person with disability (PwD) category will be given additional 40 minutes in the examination. 

"The concerned candidates are advised to visit the website of OPSC (www.opsc.gov.in) regularly for further updates," the commission said. 

It can be mentioned here that a total of 261 vacancies will be filled up through the recruitment drive in Odisha Agriculture and Food Production Service, under the Department of Agriculture and Farmer's Empowerment.