Andhra govt reserves more posts for physically challenged

Last Updated: Sun, May 22, 2011 16:05 hrs

Hyderabad: In a bid to help the physically challenged persons, the Andhra Pradesh government on Saturday decided to reserve more government posts for them under the Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission(APPSC) for the next 10 years.

According to a press release, Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy decided to increase the percentage of reserved posts for physically challenged, besides giving an age concession of 10 years for them and exemption from fee for the applications submitted to the APPSC.

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The new reservation facility will remain in force till May 31, 2021 and would prove helpful to the physically challenged, the press release from the Chief Minister Office said.

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