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Education Department holds written test for NTT & Headmaster/ Headmistress posts

Education Department holds written test for NTT & Headmaster/ Headmistress posts

Chandigarh, 16th November 2019:The Education Department, UT Chandigarh today held written test for the Post of NTT and Headmaster  held at 14 Examination Centres in Government Schools of UT Chandigarh. It is worth mentioning that the UT Administration had advertised 131 posts of NTT for which 6052 applications were received. For 07 posts of Headmaster/Headmistress, 224 applications were received.

The complete work related to the recruitment of NTT was assigned to NITTTR, Sector 26, Chandigarh. 

Out of the 6052 candidates who had applied for NTT posts approx 3831 (64%) candidates appeared for written test. Further, 151 (68%) candidates took the test for the post of Headmasters.

Jammers were also installed by BEL, Bio-metric attendance of the candidates was also taken. Besides,  6 PCS/HCS officers of Chandigarh Administration were deputed as independent observers on various test centres.

Approximately 75 Police Personnel were deputed to undertake the frisking process, to provide security to examination centres and examination material. Apart from this, Observers and Supervisors were deputed by NITTTR for smooth conduct of examination.

The confidential examination material (question booklets and answer sheets) was shifted by a team of NITTTR consisting of Observer, Supervisor, Personnel of Police and Videographer to all the examination centres.

One of the special measures undertaken included the entire process including opening of sealed packet of question booklet, identification of students, sealing of unused question booklets and used answer sheets being video graphed.

Education Department