The new website for the northeast can take 1000 concurrent hits.
The new website will provide information about recruitment from the region.
“This is the ninth regional website of SSC, apart from two main website of our commission. Using the regional website, students and youths from the region will be able to view advertisement of different central government examinations conducted by the SSC and check status of their applications, schedule for interview/skill tests and can even download their call letters,” Raghupathy said.
The new website for the northeast can take 1000 concurrent hits. Raghupathy said the SSC main website received 1.2 lakh hits every day.
Raghupathy said the SSC was taking some special measures to woo youths of the Northeast as number of applicants from the region was still low even as Assam and Manipur had shown improvement over the last two years. The SSC had recruited 4, 483 personnel from the Northeast during the year 2011-12 and highest number of candidates from Assam (3131) were recruited. It had received 3, 83, 041 applications from the region during the period.
Raghupathy said the SSC had received around 36 lakh applications from across the country and this year it was expecting around 40 lakh applications.