India, July 7 -- The written examinations for trained graduate teachers and post graduate teachers (TGT/ PGT) Recruitment will now be held in all districts of UP instead of just the divisional headquarters, as planned earlier, officials said.

The examination aims at filling up 15,198 vacant posts of assistant teachers and lecturers in 4,500 government-aided secondary schools.

The Uttar Pradesh Secondary Education Service Selection Board (UPSESSB) has taken a decision in this regard in view of the dip in Covid-19 cases across Uttar Pradesh, said Naval Kishore, deputy secretary and controller of exams, UPSESSB.

The UPSESSB exam controller on June 30 had sent a missive to district magistrates of those 18 districts which were designated di...