SSC CHSL 2020 Tier-1 Exam Not Postponed due to COVID-19: SSC CHSL 2019-20 Exam has not been cancelled due to Coronavirus Outbreak. However, SSC has issued important guidelines for candidates & Exam centres for safe conduct of the exam from 17th March to 28th March 2020. Let’s have a look at the instructions in detail.

SSC CHSL 2020 Tier-1 Exam Not Postponed due to COVID-19: SSC CHSL Tier-1 2019-20 Exam is being conducted by the commission from 17th March to 28th March 2020 in online mode across different examination centers. Lakhs of candidates are going to appear in the exam across the country. In view of the prevalent situation created due to COVID-19, the Commission has decided the following:

1. No Bio-metric Registration of the candidates will be conducted. However, thumb impression of the Candidates will be mandatorily taken on the Commission Copies and Attendance Sheets.

2. Carry your own masks: Candidates will be allowed to bring their own masks to be worn during the examination. However, masks will have to be removed for taking photographs at the Registration Desks. These photographs can be used by the Commission for verification during subsequent Tiers/ stages of the examination.

3. Carry Hand Sanitizers & Water Bottles: Candidates will be allowed to bring their own hand sanitizers (small size) and water bottles (transparent/ see through).

4. Carry Ball Pen: Candidates will be allowed to bring their own ball pens (having transparent outer cover). Any other type of pen, which is translucent, will not be allowed.

5. Instructions for Exam Centers: The Commission has also issued necessary instructions to its Service Provider for cleaning/ sanitizing frequently used objects such as mouse/ keyboards/ tables/ door handles, etc. before start of each shift of examination in the larger interest of the candidates.

SSC will conduct CHSL Tier-1 2019-20 Exam for the recruitment of Lower Division Clerk (LDC)/ Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA), Postal Assistant (PA)/ Sorting Assistant (SA) and Data Entry Operator (DEO) for various Ministries/ Departments/ Offices of the Government of India. Below is the Exam Pattern of SSC CHSL 2019-20 Online Exam:

SSC CHSL 2019-20 Tier-1 Exam Pattern
Section Questions/Marks Time
General Intelligence & Reasoning 25/50 60 mins/ 1 Hour (80 mins for PwD)
General Awareness 25/50
Quantitative Aptitude 25/50
English Language (Basic Knowledge) 25/50
TOTAL 100