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West Bengal

Exempted Category Cell- Categories

Ex- Census Workers:

Ex- Census Enumerators/ Supervisors of 1981 and 1991 Census operations, holding authentic “Experience Certificate” issued by the Directorate of Census Operations, West Bengal, or any other competent authority authorized by the said Directorate have been included in Exempted Category.

The last date of application for registration in Exempted Category as Ex-Census workers of 1981and 1991 census was 30.06.2001.

Election Job Workers:

Election job workers and enumerators who were engaged in the job during the revision/ preparation of electoral rolls by the Home (C & E) Department between 1979 and June 2000 and who put at least a total of 240 days work during the period.

Persons belonging to the families of Land Losers:

Candidates hailing from families who might have been uprooted from their places of residence due to acquisition of homestead land by the Government or whose main source of income is substantially affected due to loss of agricultural land as a result of the land in acquisition being acquired by the Government for public purpose shall also be covered in this category. Only one member from an uprooted / affected family shall be eligible for consideration against vacancies reserved for the exempted categories. This beneficiary should be either an awardee of compensation for acquisition of land or a member of the family of the awardee . This shall be applicable only in respect of cases where the land in question has been acquired by the State Government on or after 17th October 1977.

The District Magistrate concerned will forward the list of eligible persons to the Directorate of Employment, West Bengal, and advise the enlisted persons to enroll their names in the Exempted Category cell of the Directorate of employment, West Bengal, at 67, Bentinck Street, Kolkata 700069, by producing supporting papers.

Meritorious Sports Persons:

2% vacancies have been reserved in the rank of constables in West Bengal Police as well as in vacancies for Gr. “B” , “C “ & “D “ posts for Meritorious Sports Persons performing in National/ International level.

The following list of sports is included:-

  1. Athletics (Including Track and Field events)
  2. Badminton
  3. Basket Ball
  4. Cricket
  5. Football
  6. Hockey
  7. Swimming
  8. Table Tennis
  9. Volley Ball
  10. Tennis
  11. Weightlifting
  12. Wrestling
  13. Boxing
  14. Cycling
  15. Gymnastics
  16. Judo
  17. Riffle Shooting
  18. Kabaddi
  19. Kho-Kho