The government will fill up over 10,000 vacant posts in various Kendriya Vidyalayas (KVs) in the country this academic year, HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said today.
"There are more than 10,000 vacant posts in KVs across the country. We are going to fill up all vacant posts this academic year," Javadekar said during Question Hour in the Rajya Sabha.
The recruitment process for filling up of 6,206 vacancies of teaching staff of KVs through direct recruitment has already been initiated and written exams were conducted in December last year, he said.
After the recruitment process is over, the recruited teachers will be posted in various KVs. "In addition, action has also been initiated for filling up of another 4,473 posts through Limited Departmental Examination (LDE) with the recruiting agency CBSE," he noted.