Tuesday, July 30, 2019

AP Grama Sachivalayam Recruitment for Village Sericulture Assistants Posts

AP Grama Sachivalayam  Recruitment for Village Sericulture Assistants Posts

Applications are invited online for recruitment to the posts of Village Sericulture Assistant (400 posts) from eligible candidates within the age group of 18-42 years as on 01-07-2019. The Village Sericulture Assistant post carries the pay scale of Rs.14,600-Rs.44,870 in RPS 2015.

Note::The candidates on selection and appointment will be paid Rs. 15,000/-Per month, as consolidated pay for a period of 2 years. They will be given regular scale of pay after satisfactory completion of 2 years probation. The selected candidates on appointment will be deployed to work in the Village Secretariats established in the Grama Panchayats as per G.O.Ms.No. 110,
Panchayati Raj and Rural Development (MDL-1) department dated, 19.07.2019.

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The candidate should possess the academic qualifications and experience including practical experience prescribed, if any, for the post on the date of the notification.

Educational Qualifications
Must have passed Intermediate Vocational Course in Sericulture / B.Sc. with Sericulture / M.Sc., Sericulture

The details of vacancies are as follows:-


S.No        Name of the District                             No. of Vacancies

1              Srikakulam                                                  04
2              Vizianaqaram                                              04
3              Visakhapatnam                                            04
4              East Godavari                                              12
5              West Godavari                                             07
6              Krishna                                                        06
7              Guntur                                                         03
8              Prakasam                                                     18
9              SPSR Nellore                                              03
10            Chittoor                                                     158
11            Ananthapuramu                                         159
12            Kurnool                                                        11
13           YSR Kadapa                                                 11
                Total                                                           400

No person shall be eligible for direct recruitment if he/she is less than 18years of age and if he / she is more than 42 years of age as on 01.07.2019 as per G.O.Ms.No.132,GA (Ser-A) Dept.,dated:15.10.2018. Candidates should not be born earlier than 02.07.1977 and not later than 01.07.2001.

Age Relaxationis applicable to the categories as detailed below:

No.     Category of candidate                                               Relaxation of age permissible

1           SC/ST and BCs                                                                         5 years
2           Physically Handicapped                                                        10 years

3           Ex. Service men  N .C.C
             who have worked in instructor in NCC               Shall be allowed to deductfrom his
                                                                                         age a period of 3years in addition to the                                                                                                      length of seruice rendered by him in the                                                                                                    army forces/NCC


  1. Candidates applying for the first time for any notification has to first fill the One Time Profile .Registration (OTPR) application carefully to obtain OTPR ID in the website (https://gramasachivalayam.ap.gov.in ). 
  2. while filling the OTPR, the candidate has to ensure that the particulars are filled correctly.
  3. The Department bears no responsibility for the mistakes, if any, made by the candidates. 
  4. If candidates choose to modifli, they may click the button "Edit"and make required changes. 
  5. Thereafter, click the button "submit the registration" to save details and obtain OTPR ID, and proceed to STEP-II (Ifcandidates have already registered and have the OTPR ID, then he/she can proceed to STEP-II Directly.).


  1. The applicant has to login in the website http://gramasachivalayam.gov.in with the username OTPR ID and the Password (Date of Birth) given by Candidate. 
  2. After Login, the applicant has to click on the 'Submit Online Application" in the home page. After successful.
  3. Submission of Application, application ID will be generated. 
  4. Applicant has to proceed to the payment form.



1.  After Submission of Online Application, The applicant has to click on the payment link.
2.  The basic details required for calculation of the fee and age relaxation will be pre-populated.
3.  The applicant has to verify all the details that are displayed.
4.  Once the payment form is submitted, the respective details pertaining to payment made will not be
     altered in any stage of application processing.
5. On successful payment, the reference ID is generated which indicates completion of Registration.
6. In case if the payment process is not successful, then the applicant should initiate fresh payment.

NOTE: Applicant shall note that the data displayed from OTPR at the time of submitting the application will be considered for the purpose of this notification only. Any changes made by the applicant to OTPR data at a later date shall not be considered for the notification on hand.

Application Processing Fee Details:

Applicant must pay Rs. 200/- (Rupees Two Hundred only) towards application processing
fee and Rs. 200/- (Rupees Two Hundred only) towards examination fee.

The candidate applying as non local candidate in addition to his/her local district will be charged an additional fee of Rs. 100/- per district (Maximum of 3 districts).

However, the categories of SC, 5T, BC, PH & Ex-Seruice Men, candidates are exempted from payment of examination fee Rs. 200/- (Rupees two hundred only) and additional fee of Rs.100/- (Rupees one hundred only) per district (maximum of 3 districts) only.

The proforma application will be available on the web site (https ://gramasachivalavam,ap. gov.in) from  27.08.2019 to 10.08.2019

AP Grama Sachivalayam Village Sericulture Assistant Exam Pattern 2019

Written examination (Objective Type)     No. of Qs    Duration in minutes       Max                                                                                                                                                          Marks
Part-A General Studies and mental ability 50                              50                           50
Part-B Sericulture                                         100                             100                         100
Total                                                         150                              150                         150

Marking scheme: For each correct answer 1 mark will be awarded and each wrong answer will carry 0.25 negative mark.

AP Grama Sachivalayam Village Sericulture Assistant Syllabus 2019

  1. General Mental ability and reasoning.
  2. Quantitative aptitude including data interpretation.
  3. General English.
  4. Current affairs of regional, national and International importance.
  5. General Science and its applications to the day to day life, Contemporary development in science and Technology and information Technology.
  6. History & Culture of India with specific focus on AP.
  7. Indian polity and governance: constitutional issues, 73/74th Amendments, public policy, reforms ad centre – state relations with specific reference to Andhra Pradesh.
  8. Society, Social justice, rights issues.
  9. Physical geography of Indian sub-continent and Andhra Pradesh.
  10. Key welfare & development schemes of Government of Andhra Pradesh

(NOTE: 10.08.2019 is the last date for payment of fee upto 11:59 mid night)