The Indian Army is offering a great opportunity for interested and eligible candidates from Kerala to join Army. A recruitment rally is being organized by the Indian Army at the Army Parade Ground, Pangode, Trivandrum from October 15 to 24, 2016. Applicants from Thiruvanathapuram, Pathanamthitta, Kollam, Idukki, Kottayam, Alapuzha, and Ernakulam districts would be allowed to take part in this recruitment program. The further details regarding the recruitment rally are listed below.
The interested and eligible candidates can apply for the posts of Soldier Technical, Soldier General Duty, Soldier Tradesman, Soldier Clerk/Store Keeper, and Soldier Tradesman through this recruitment.
Candidates between the ages 17½ to 21 years can apply for the post of Soldier (General Duty). However, candidates between 17½ – 23 years of age would be allowed to apply for all other posts mentioned above.
The candidates who have successfully passed 10th standard can apply for the post of Soldier (General Duty). However, ITI Graduates and students who have passed SSLC are eligible to apply for the post of Soldier Tradesman. Applicants who have successfully completed Plus 2 with a minimum of 50 percent marks can apply for the post of Soldier (Technical) and Soldier Clerk/Store Keeper.
The minimum height required for the candidates to apply for the post of Tradesmen and Soldier (General Duty) is 166 cm. Similarly, candidates should have a minimum height of 165 cm to apply for the Technical posts. The height requirement for Clerk & Store Keeper is comparatively less and it is 162 cm.
Furthermore, a 77 cm chest measurement with 5 cm expansion and a minimum weight of 50 kg is an essential requirement for the candidates who are planning to apply for the above-mentioned posts.
How To Apply
The candidates who wish to participate in this recruitment rally should submit an online application with relevant details and documents. The eligible candidates will be selected and called for the recruitment process.
The selected candidates will have to attend physical, medical, and written tests. The final recruitment selection of the candidates will be based on their performance in the above tests.
Candidates will be subjected to a screening process, which includes seven steps. Initially the documents of the candidates will be analyzed and then his physical measurements will be verified. The candidates who have successfully completed these two stages will attend physical fitness test, medical examination, and a written examination. A merit list will be prepared on the basis of these test results and the candidates will be selected according to the merit list.
Documents To Carry
The candidates should bring documents such as birth certificate, 10th or +2 mark sheet, Caste certificate, Domicile certificate, NCC certificate (if applicable), Character certificate, and Relationship certificate to the recruitment rally.