Guwahati: Assam government will complete recruitment process for 12,000 posts by September 22, Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma he said on Thursday.
Appointment letters will be given to 12,000 new employees of various government departments on September 22 and they will be doing work, he said.
“In our collective effort to complete the recruitment of 1 lakh jobs first, we are happy to share that today we have decided to complete the recruitment of 12,000 posts,” Sarma said.
The 12,000 posts include 5,200 constables and junior inspectors in the Home Department, and 256 assistant engineers in the Public Works Department (PWD). Other vacancies were Panchayat and Rural Development Department, Higher Education Department and Health Department, among others.
“The addition of 12,000 more workers to the state government will help run the day-to-day operations better,” the minister said.
In May, 30,000 vacancies were filled and with this new recruitment, the Assam government will employ a total of 42,000 people in less than six months.
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