Press Esc to close
Friday 24 February 2017
News updated at 11:13 AM IST
Weather
Max: 35°C
Min : 19.2°C
In Bengaluru
clear sky

3,800 youth in Army recruitment rally

Last updated: 06 April, 2011
Mangalore, April 6, DHNS

The first Army Recruitment Rally for the recruiting year 2011-2012 for the various posts in the Indian Army has been commenced at Mangala Stadium on April 4. The rally has been organised by the Recruiting Zone Bangalore and will last till April 10.

One of the candidates taking part in the Army Recruitment Rally at Mangala Stadium on Wednesday. DH PHOTOSpeaking to media persons, Deputy Director General Brigadier M M Gupta said, the Mangalore rally is held to recruit the candidates from 11 districts namely Dakshina Kannada, Uttara Kannada, Kodagu, Shimoga, Hassan, Udupi, Davangere, Chikmagalur, Chitradurga, Bijapur and Dharwad. The rally has received an encouraging response, with 3,800 candidates having undergone screening process so far.

The recruitment is held for posts under various categories. If the recruitment process for the post of technical soldiers, soldier clerk and nursing assistant is open for the candidates across the State, the posts for soldiers on general duty is limited to the candidates of the above mentioned 11 districts. “The procedure is very transparent and is open to media and public glare. We have not come here with a strict notion that we should select particular number of candidates, but we are free to select any number of candidates, provided the candidates are good,” he said.

Meanwhile, he said that the candidates’ turnover is increasing over the years with more and more number of youth willing to join the Army. As far as the recruitment rally in Mangalore is concerned, we have witnessed a large number of candidates from Belgaum this time, he said.

The next rally will be held in Mysore which would begin from April 14. As many as seven Army officers, 20 ACOs and 70 and odd other Army personnel are taking part in the recruitment process.

 

Go to Top

Photo Gallery
A boy carrying his grand father for casting during the 4th phase of assembly elections...

A boy carrying his grand father for casting during the 4th phase of assembly elections...

NSUI activists participating in peace unity march at Delhi University in New Delhi...

NSUI activists participating in peace unity march at Delhi University in New Delhi...

A man dressed as Hindu Lord Shiva performs during a religious procession ahead of the Hindu...

A man dressed as Hindu Lord Shiva performs during a religious procession ahead of the Hindu...

An elderly woman with her goat at the parched bed of a pond in a village in Hubli district...

An elderly woman with her goat at the parched bed of a pond in a village in Hubli district...

An airplane carrying rejected asylum-seekers taxis to the take-off runway at the airport...

An airplane carrying rejected asylum-seekers taxis to the take-off runway at the airport...

Artist K P Satish Babu and team presentation a Doll Dance at the Nirantharam National Music...

Artist K P Satish Babu and team presentation a Doll Dance at the Nirantharam National Music...

Fake notes of Rs 2000 which were dispensed by an SBI ATM in south Delhi...

Fake notes of Rs 2000 which were dispensed by an SBI ATM in south Delhi...

Chief Minister of Gujarat Vijay Rupani gives envelop to a newly married couple of Brahmin Community.

Chief Minister of Gujarat Vijay Rupani gives envelop to a newly married couple of Brahmin Community.

Tigers playing with each other in cage at Sarthana National Park (Surat) in Surat...

Tigers playing with each other in cage at Sarthana National Park (Surat) in Surat...

Akshar Yoga chain members performs stunts during the awareness programme on self defense ...

Akshar Yoga chain members performs stunts during the awareness programme on self defense ...

Like us on Facebook

Copyright 2017, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bengaluru - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523