Alert : SSC CGL 2017 Guidelines for Person with Disability
Subject: Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2017 (CGLE) - Confirmation /
Updation of Person with Disability (PwD) i.e. OH/ VH/ HH Status
1. In accordance with the provisions of the Notice, the facility of Scribe,
on request, is provided to Visually Handicapped (VH) candidates and to only such
Orthopaedic Handicapped (OH) candidates who are afflicted by Cerebral Palsy or
having locomotor disability wherein the dominant writing extremity is affected
to the extent of slowing down the performance of the candidate and not to all OH
candidates. The level of disability should
be 40% or more.
2. It is observed that some of the candidates have requested the Commission
to provide them with the facility of a Scribe without mentioning in their online
Application Form whether they are;
a) Visually Handicapped (with a disability of 40% or more)
b) Orthopaedically Handicapped (with a disability of 40% or more)
afflicted by Cerebral Palsy or Locomotor disability (40% or more) wherein
the dominant writing extremity is affected to the extent of slowing down the
performance of the candidate.
3. Therefore all the Persons with Disability (PwD)/ Physically Handicapped
(PH) and such candidates who have sought facility of scribe for the examination
are requested to immediately confirm/ update their Disability Status and
requirement of scribe at the following link:
4. Last date for updating above information is 20-07-2017 (5 PM).
It may also be noted that in case no response is received from such candidates
by the stipulated time, he/ she may not be provided scribe and the permissible
5. All the Persons with Disability (PwD)/ Physically Handicapped (PH)
candidates seeking reservation/ age relaxation/ compensatory time/ facility of
scribe will be required to submit Disability Certificate from the
designated Government Hospital in accordance with Annexure-VIII of
the Notice of Examination at the time of Document Verification.
Candidature of the such candidates who avail facility of scribe or compensatory
time in the examination and are not able to produce relevant Medical Certificate
having 40% or more disability will be cancelled.
6. Candidates may please note carefully that Last date for updating
above information is 20-07-2017 (5 PM). failing which facility of scribe
and compensatory time may not be provided.
Courtesy : SSC