Exam Syllabus of HP Vidhan Sabha Reporter(Hindi) – 2021
The eligible candidates will have to appear in Shorthand Test, Written Test and Personal Interview as per the following scheme : –
(I) Shorthand Test : Shorthand Test will be of 100 marks. Dictation in Hindi will be at the speed of: 160 w.p.m. of 10 minutes duration to be transcribed within 1 hour 55 minutes (which includes 10 minutes for reading of notes) of Hindi Shorthand test. Not more than 5% errors will be allowed for passing the Shorthand Test. The test will be held on computer and candidate should be well conversant with Unicode Compliant/Kruti Dev 10 Font for Hindi Typing.
(II) Typing Test: 40 words per minute in Hindi
(III) Written Test: – 100 marks (50 minutes duration) : Only those candidates who qualify the Shorthand and Type Test will be called for Written Test. The Scheme of Written Test will be as follows:- Part A – General Knowledge and Current Affairs – 50 marks Part B – General Hindi – 50 marks (200 multiple choice object type questions consisting of 50 questions in each part)
Note: Candidates are to qualify in each part at the requisite standard. The pass marks for Written Test are 50% of each part-A&B. The marks secured by the candidates in the Written Test will be counted while preparing the final selection list.
(IV) Personal Interview – 10 marks
(a) Essential Qualification:-
(i) Graduate of a recognized University.
(ii) Shorthand speed in English/Hindi 160 words per minute and typing English/Hindi 60/40 words per minute respectively.
(b) Desirable Qualification:-
(i) Experience of reporting either in Committee or Assembly Debates;
(ii) Bilingual Competence.