Army organising recruitment rally at Doda

Army organising recruitment rally at Doda

Jammu:  159 Infantry Battalion Territorial Army (Home & Hearth) DOGRA will be organising a Recruitment Rally for Soldier (General Duty), Clerk (Staff Duty) and Tradesman at Sports Stadium, Doda from 15 March to 25 March 2016.

Eligible candidates volunteering to join the Territorial Army may report for screening from 0500 hours till 1000 hours from 15 March to 25 March 2016.  A written test, medical and interview for the candidates screened in the rally will be held at Battalion Headquarters location from 20 March to 25 March 2016.  Candidates willing to appear for the rally should be present at the venue as per schedule given below :-

Date Category Districts Qualification Events Venue
15 March Soldier General Duty Udhampur Metric pass with minimum 45 % marks aggregate & 33% in each sub or pass/ qualified in higher class (i.e 12th or above) Running Document Checking and Physical test Sports Stadium Doda
Soldier (Tradesman) All other dists of          J & K except Samba & Kathua Udhampur – Class 10thpass


Other States – Class 8thPass

-do- -do-
Soldier (Clerk) All other dists of          J & K except Samba & Kathua ·                  10+2 pass from any stream (min 50% marks in aggregate & 40% marks in each subject).

·                  Additional weightage for proficiency in computer and typing.

-do- -do-
16 March Soldier General Duty Kishtwar Class 10thpass -do- -do-
17 March Soldier General Duty Ramban Class 10thpass -do- -do-
18 March Soldier General Duty Doda (Bhaderwah & Doda Tehsils only) Class 10thpass -do- -do-
19 March Soldier General Duty Doda (all other tehsils of Doda) Class 10thpass -do- -do-
Recruitment for Tradesman and Clerk will be carried out from all districts of J &K except Samba and Kathua on any of the day.
20 March For selected candidates Documentation of candidates selected in Physical Unit location, Thalela
21 March -do- Written test
22-24 March -do- Medical Test
25 March -do- Interview  


Physical Test.         It will include 1 Mile Run, Pull Ups, Balance walk on wooden beam and nine feet ditch.  Intelligence test will be conducted in written objective type format. Candidates who qualify in the physical, intelligence test and medical examination will be interviewed by the board of officers.


Documents.      Candidates are required to bring the following certificates in original alongwith two sets of Photostat copy of the certificate duly attested by a Gazetted Officer :-


Ø             Birth certificate issued by registrar of birth and death OR 10th class board certificate showing date of birth.

Ø             Nativity/State Subject/Domicile certificate issued by Tehsildar/SDM/DM/DC.

Ø             Caste/tribe certificate/Community certificate issued by Tehsildar/SDM/DM.

Ø             Character Certificate (issued within last six months) duly signed by Sarpanch/SHO/Principal of School only.

Ø             Mark Sheet for 8th class, 10th class and 12th class as applicable.

Ø             Married/unmarried certificate from Sarpanch/Numbardar.

Ø             Photographs.   20 copies of latest colour photographs. Computer print photographs will not be accepted.

Ø             Relationship certificate issued by Record Office concerned only OR Father’s Discharge Book for Sons of

Serviceman/Ex-Servicemen/War Widow.

Ø             Any other additional qualification certificates, if available.

Ø             Police Verification Certificate (issued within last six months).

Ø             No objection certificate from the employer, if the individual is employed.

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