Pharmacist Gr.II (Ayurveda) in Indian Systems of Medicine

Gazette Date: 20/12/2012
Last Date: 23 /01/2013
Category No: 644/2012
Applications with photograph uploaded are invited on-line only exclusively from qualified
Physically Handicapped candidates of Kerala State for filling the backlog vacancies earmarked for the
period from 1.1.2004 to 31.12.2007 and identified by the Govt. vide GO(P) No.7/2011/SWD dated
24.1.2011 for selection to the under mentioned post.
1 Department : Indian Systems of Medicine
2 Name of post : Pharmacist Grade II (Ayurveda)
[Special Recruitment for Physically Disabled persons
belonging to Orthopaedically Handicapped (Both upper and
Lower extremities minor and major defects)category only]
3 Scale of pay : ` 10480-18300/o- P

4 No. of vacancies : District wise
Name of District Number of Vacancies
Ernakulam 1(one) (Orthopaedically Handicapped
Note:- (i) Candidates will be advised and appointed against the above mentioned vacancy and also
against the backlog vacancies, if any, to be reported by the Appointing Authorities as
earmarked in GO(P) No 7/11/SWD dated 24/01/2011
(ii) Candidates can apply through the online application facility available at the Kerala
Public Service Commission website viz. Applications submitted
by candidates other than those belonging to Orthopaedically Handicapped will be
summarily rejected. No rejection memo will be issued to these candidates.
(iii) The above vacancy is now in existence. Separate Ranked List will be prepared for above
district in pursuance of this notification. The Ranked List prepared in pursuance of this
notification is intended to make recruitment to the backlog vacancies of Physically
Handicapped Candidates during the period from 1.1.2004 to 31.12.2007, as earmarked
for the various categories and PH groups as per GO(P) No 7/2011/SWD
dated 24/1/2011,and will remain in force for a maximum period of three years subject to
the condition that the ranked list will cease to exist as and when candidates are advised
and appointed against the above mentioned vacancies Rules 14 to 17 of part II KS
&SSR are not applicable to this selection.
(iv) Candidates should note the name of the concerned District against the relevant column
of the online application.
(v) The selection in pursuance of this notification will be made on a Revenue district basis,
subject to the special conditions laid down in G.O (Ms)No.154/71/PD dated 27.05.1971.
A candidate advised for appointment in one Revenue district form the
Ranked List prepared is not eligible for transfer to another district unless he/she
completes five years continuous service form the date of commencement of service in
the former district. Even if transfer is allowed after five years, it will be subject to the
rules in G.O(Ms) No.4/61/PD, dated 2.1.1961.
(vi) Candidates already in Government service holding this post in any one district are
Prohibited from applying again for this post, but they can apply to higher posts when
(vii) Award of grace marks as stipulated in the existing rules will also be continued to be
given to this selection subject to the assessment of suitability by the commission.
5 Method of appointment : Direct Recruitment (special Recruitment from physically
Handicapped candidates belonging to Orthopaedically
Handicapped category only) (Lower & upper
extremities-major & minor)
6 Age : 18-46, ie Candidates born between 2.1.1966 and
1.1.1994 (both dates included) only are eligible to apply
for this post. (Including the relaxation as per para 2
(Vii)of general conditions).
Note:- For concessions allowed in upper age limit, subject to the condition that the maximum age
limit shall in no case exceed 50 years, please see para 2 of the General Conditions under part
II of this notification. Except sub paras(i),(ii),(iii) and (iv)
7 Qualifications:- 1. SSLC or equivalent qualification.
2. Certificate in Ayurveda Pharmacist Course recognised by the Govt of
8 Mode of Submitting applications
The application shall be submitted Online with a Photo uploaded only. Detailed instructions
regarding the submission of applications are available in the website of Kerala Public Service
Commission viz No application fee is required. The Candidates shall keep print
out (Receipt) of their applications and the barcode number shall be quoted in all further
enquiries/correspondence. Applications which are submitted not in accordance with the instructions
given in the website will be summarily rejected.
9 Last date for receipt of applications: 23/01/2013 wednesday upto 12.00midnight.
10 If a written test/OMR test is conducted as part of the selection, Admission tickets of
eligible candidates will be made available on the website of Kerala Public Service
Commission. Candidates are instructed to download their Admission Tickets as per the
instructions given in the website.
11 Candidates are requested to take a printout of their online application and forward the
same to the District Office concerned, along with self attested copies of certificate to
prove their date of birth, qualification and Disability Certificate from the Standing
Disability Board. The above documents should reach the concerned district office within
seven days from the last date fixed for receipt of applications. Postal address of the
district are appended to this notification for this purpose.
Postal Address of D/O (For sending documents)
The District Officer
KPSC District Office
Thrikkakkara Grama Panchayat
Building Complex, Kakkanad
12 Address to which applications are to be submitted :
(For details, please see the General Conditions given )