Rashmi Ranjan

The Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has announced the examination schedule for the recruitment of SDIPRO posts.

According to a notification issued by the commission, the examination for the posts will be held on 28 January (Saturday) and 29 January (Sunday), 2023.

"It is for information of all concerned that the written examination for the post of SDIPRO (OIS-II), Group-B of Odisha Information Service Cadre, pursuant to Advt. No.05 of 2022-23 shall be conducted on 28.01.2023 (Saturday) and 29.01.2023 (Sunday) in two sittings each day at Cuttack Zone only as decided by the Commission. The detailed programme shall be notified in due course," the notification read.

"The candidates are advised to visit the website of the Commission www.opsc.gov.in from time to time for further information," the notification stated.

Notably, a total of 19 posts of SDIPRO (OIS- II) will be filled up in the Information and Public Relations Department through the recruitment drive.

Salary: In the scale of pay of Rs 44,900 to Rs 1,42,400/- in Level-10 in the Pay Matrix provided under Rule-3 of ORSP Rules, 2017 with usual dearness and other allowances as may be sanctioned by the government of Odisha from time to time. These posts are permanent.

Method Of Selection: The selection of candidates for recruitment to the posts shall be made on the basis of a written examination and viva voce test. The written examination will be of subjective type consisting of four papers each consisting of 100 marks and 02 (two) hours duration.