Hyderabad: 5065 applications were received by the evening of April 23 for the post of 66 Urdu officers in Minority Welfare Department. Secretary Director Urdu Academy Prof. S A Shukoor told that 921 applications were submitted for Grade I, while 4145 applications were submitted for Grade II. Women applicants are 3331 as against 1936 male applicants.
The exam for both the grades will be held on May 20. Recruitment will be made within 20 days of the exams.