Hyderabad: A notification regarding the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) NTPC 7th phase exam is circulating on social media. It states that the exam will be held from 28 to 30 June and the link for viewing the exam city and date will be available on or before 21 June.


Fact Check

This notification is fake.

The Press Information Bureau tweeted, "This notice is Fake. No such notice has been issued for conducting exams." It further suggested that for recruitments, individuals must only visit RRB's official websites . This was also retweeted by the ministry of Railways.

RRB released an official notice informing the candidates that the RRB NTPC exam under CEN 01/2019 has been postponed and held up due to the restrictions imposed by the state in view of the second wave of COVID-19. RRB has not yet notified the new dates for the exam. The official notice said the revised schedule will be published on the official website later. (Source: Times of India, Hindustan Times).

Evidently, the notification regarding RRB NTPC exams is fake.

Claim Review :   RRB NTPC 7th Phase 2021 exam schedule has been released
Claimed By :  Social Media User
Fact Check :  False

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