Online registration for Agniveer recruitment in J-K, Ladakh extended
New Delhi: The Indian Army has extended the online registration for recruitment under the Agniveer scheme in Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh.
The online registration has been extended up to March 20, which was scheduled to be closed on March 15.
As per the notification, “Defence Services have intimated that due to high enthusiasm and heavy demand from prospective candidates, online registration period has been extended upto March 20 to benefit maximum youth from Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh to benefit from the scheme.”
The online registration earlier commenced on February 16.
“The recruitment rally for recruitment as AGNIVEERS under the AGNIPATH scheme by Army Recruitment Office, Srinagar is tentatively scheduled to be conducted in June 2023 at Anantnag High Ground, South Kashmir,” said PRO (Defence) Srinagar.
“All eligible unmarried male candidates born between Oct 01, 2002, to Apr 01 2006 (both dates inclusive) with requisite educational qualifications from UT of J&K belonging to Srinagar, Anantnag, Baramulla, Pulwama, Badgam, Kupwara, Shopian, Ganderbal, Bandipura and Kulgam districts and UT of Ladakh belonging to Leh and Kargil districts can apply for enrolment under categories of AGNIVEER General Duty, AGNIVEER Technical, AGNIVEER Clerk/Store Keeper Technical and AGNIVEER Tradesmen,” the PRO said.
“Candidates are advised to register online on the website www.joinindianarmy.nic.in at the earliest. Indian Army further amplified that this would be the first recruitment under the new procedure introduced with the written examination being scheduled before the physical and medical test,” he said.
“Army Recruiting Office, Srinagar has advised that recruitment is a free service and selection is fair and purely based on merit. No money is required to be paid to anyone. Further, details can be obtained on Email ID – [email protected] and Landline Nos 0194-2311282 and 0194-2310164,” he added.