The APPSC to conduct the screening test for the post of Panchayat Secretary (Group III) for 1051 vacancies in AP Panchayatraj Subordinate Service on 21 April (Sunday). For these posts, a total of 4,95,526 applications have been received. Wherein for a single post, 471 candidates are in the race. The candidates have to attend for an offline exam, where they have to answer 150 Objective type questions carrying a total of 150 marks. The Negative marks procedure is implemented, 1/3 rd of 1 mark for each wrong answer.
The district wise; Srikakulam 114, Vizianagaram 120, Visakhapatnam 107, East Godavari 104, West Godavari 25, Krishna 22, Guntur 50, Prakasam 172, Nellore 63, Chittoor 141, Anantapur 41, Kurnool 90, Kadapa 2.
The mains will be held on 02 August, which is an online (Computer-based) test. Where the candidates have to answer 300 Objective type questions carrying a total of 300 marks. The Negative marks procedure is implemented, 1/3 rd of 1 mark for each wrong answer.