SSC CGL Tier 1 2016: SSC issues clarification regarding results

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC)declared the results of Combined Graduate Level Exam 2016 (Tier-I) on November 8, 2016. According to the official notification 1,49,319 candidates have qualified for SSC CGL Tier-II exam. However, in a recent notification released by SSC, it has been brought to the notice of the candidates that names of some of the candidates are repeatedly appearing in the list of successful candidates bearing different roll numbers.

  • A link to the official notification released for SSC CGL Tier 1 2016 results, on November 9, 2016, is available here

In this regard, SSC has clarified that roll numbers of candidates in respect of East Region (comprising West Bengal, Jharkhand, Orissa and Sikkim) and Karnataka-Kerala Region have been now allocated in alphabetical order. Accordingly, the names of successful candidates from these two Regions in the result also appear in similar manner.

Each name appearing in the result is a separate identity with the unique roll number. SSC has also assured the candidates that the results declared are correct in all respects.

SSC conducts various exams throughout the year and recruits eligible candidates to various posts in government offices and departments. SSC would announce the exact date for tier-2 exam after the tier-1 exam process is complete. As per reports, the tier-3 exam would tentatively be conducted in January 2017, while the final result will be announced in April 2017.