SSC CONSTABLE GD 2018 – Online Application Withheld

Dear SSC Aspirants,

SSC Constable GD 2018 notification was released in the previous week and the online application process was also started. SSC has now released a notice regarding the Online Application process and the same is withheld now. The reason mentioned in the notice is that the newly released SSC website has become very slow due to the heavy traffic.

The total number of vacancies available for the SSC Constable GD is 54,953. This SSC Constable GD 2018 is conducted to recruit aspirants for the posts available in open examination for recruitment to the posts of Constable (General Duty) in Border Security Force (BSF)Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)National Investigation Agency (NIA) and Secretariat Security Force (SSF) and Rifleman (General Duty) in Assam Rifles as per the Recruitment Scheme formulated by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and as per the Memorandum of Understanding signed between Ministry of Home Affairs and the Staff Selection Commission.

According to the SSC Constables GD 2018 Recruitment Notice, the Online Registration process including the payment of fee was available from 25th July, 2018 and was destined to end on 20th August, 2018. So the above said dates were withheld now officially according to the new notice released by SSC.

Here is an excerpt from the Official Notice from SSC regarding the SSC Constables GD 2018 which Quotes as below.

” Applicants of Constable (GD) in CAPFs, NIA, SSF and Rifleman (GD) in Assam Rifles Examination, 2018 may please note that the facility for submission of online applications for the said examination was started on 25-07-2018. However, due to very heavy load of applications, the new website of the Commission has become very
slow and candidates are facing problems in One-Time Registration and submission of online applications.

To mitigate the inconvenience caused to candidates, it has been decided to temporarily withhold receiving online applications for the said examination w.e.f. 28-07-2018 (8 PM) for a period of 20 days. During this period of temporary suspension i.e. w.e.f. 28-07-2018 up to 16-08-2018, the Commission would be augmenting the capability of the online system commensurate with the load which is likely to increase during ensuing days.

The candidates who have already registered on the new website are assured that their data is secure with the Commission and that they will not be required to register again. It may be noted that receipt of online applications would commence w.e.f. 17-08-2018 at 10 AM. Accordingly, the last date for submission of online applications for the said examination would be extended up to 17-09-2018 (5 PM).

Payment through Challans of SBI can be made at the designated branches of SBI within the Banking hours up to 20-09-2018, provided the challans have been generated before the closing date and time for receipt of applications. Other terms and conditions will remain unchanged. ”


Receipt of Online Applications                                : 17th August, 2018

Last Date of Submission of Online Applications : 17th September, 2018 (5.P.M)

Challan Payment Accepted till                                : 20th September, 2018 (Till Bank Working Hours)

SSC Constable GD 2018 – Vacancies

The total number of vacancies available for the SSC Constable GD 2018 Recruitment Exam is 54,953. The individual vacancies available are given below in the table.

BSF 16984
CISF 200
CRPF 21566
SSB 8546
ITBP 4126
AR 3076
SSF 447
TOTAL 54953

Aspirants can check the official notification of the SSC Constables GD 2018 from Bankersdaily or from the offiicial new website of SSC.


The official notification regarding the Official Temporary Withhold of the SSC CONSTABLES GD 2018 Online Registration Process can be found from the official new website of SSC and also from the link that is provided below.

SSC CONSTABLE GD 2018 – Online Application Withheld – Official Notification 

Once the registration is open aspirants can apply for the SSC Constables GD 2018 recruitment process now as given below. Since SSC have got a new website , the application process can also be made through the new one. Candidates must apply online through the website or ‘Click here to apply’ link provided at SSC Website Apply>GD-Constable.