Bhopal: In what is seen as a clear indication of rampant unemployment in Madhya Pradesh, over ten lakh people who applied for the vacant patwari posts include highly qualified professionals possessing PhDs, MBAs, Engineering and post-graduate degrees in science and arts.
Quoting unnamed Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) officials, Hindustan Times in a report published today said about one-third of the applicants for the lowest job in revenue department possessed PhDs, post-graduate degrees in arts, science and technical education.
Giving further details, the HT report said, about 1.5 lakh candidates had engineering degrees, 1 lakh were MBA graduates and about 50,000 held post-graduate degrees in arts and science.
A candidate just needs to be a graduate to sit for the exam which will be held from 9th to 31st December, 2017 to fill about 9,235 patwari posts.
More than 10 lakh people from different parts of the state have applied for the exam which will be held in two shifts every day.
The number of applications indicates that every 70th person in the state applied for the job of maintaining revenue land records, which observers believed was an indication of rampant unemployment in MP.
As per the notification released by the state government, the total 9235 vacancies released are for Madhya Pradesh Patwari, Tehsildar, and Nayab Tehsildar posts.
The Madhya Pradesh Patwari exam selection procedure will be based on the objective type written examination. Candidates, who will get marks as per the cutoff, will be selected for the next round. For more details, candidates are advised to read MP Patwari Bharti Notification 2017 which is placed above.
The MP Patwari exam pattern is based on subjects English, Hindi, Mathematics, Computer Knowledge, General Knowledge and Current Affairs. Each paper will be of 100 marks and time is 120 Minutes.
The Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) will release the admit card for Patwari Written Examination on the official website before 10 to 15 days of examination. Applicants must carry MP Patwari Call Letter 2017 with valid ID proof on the exam day.
As per the released information, MP Patwari 2017 Exam Result will be declared after 2-3 months of the examination.