Haryana Govt reduces weightage of interview marks for HSSC

Last Updated: Tue, Feb 07, 2017 11:45 hrs

To bring transparency inrecruitment process in government jobs, Haryana government hasdecided to reduce the weightage of interview marks to 12 percent of total marks.

"To bring more transparency and fairness in the process ofrecruitment by Haryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC), ithas been decided that interview marks weightage will be 12 percent of the total marks and written exam shall be of 88 percent weightage of the total marks," an official release issuedyesterday said.

Earlier, the weightage merited to interview marks wasbetween 20-25 per cent.

It has been further decided that the written exam will bedivided into two parts in which 75 per cent of the test willcomprise general awareness, reasoning, maths, science,English, Hindi.

The remaining 25 per cent will include history, currentaffairs, literature, geography, civics, environment, culture,etc of Haryana, an official spokesperson said.

Before coming to power, Bharatiya Janata Party hadpromised to bring transparency and fairness to the recruitmentprocess in government employment.



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