The website of Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has released an official notification, according to which the result of RRB Non-Technical Popular Category (NTPC) exam is expected to be out by September 20. All those candidates who have appeared for the exam are required to keep a check at the website www.rrbmumbai.gov.in or indianrailways.gov.in.
As the paper was of moderate level, it is expected that the cut off set would be high. Those who had appeared for the exam were part of the world's largest computer based test organized for about 92 lakh candidates in March-May 2016.The online written exam to fill 18,252 vacancies in various technical and non-technical posts of RRB were held at 400 centres across India.
The Indian Railways will announce the RRB result 2016 in a region-wise break-up and the marks will be displayed post-wise. Approximately, 93 lakh candidates had applied for the vacancies out of which 56 lakh candidates were shortlisted for the online examination.
All those who clear the written exam will have to appear for skill test, aptitude test and document verification. For Junior Accounts Assistant, Senior Clerk and Senior Time Keeper the RRB will conduct typing skill test and for Assistant Station Master and Traffic Assistant posts, aptitude test will be conducted.
The board was established in 1988 and works for the appointment of new employees to work in Indian railways. It is the apex body of the Indian Railways. It reports to the Parliament of India through the Ministry of Railways headed by the Railway Minister of India.