Army Recruitment at Samba from 02 to 18 April; Requirements and Affidavit

Army Recruitment at Samba from 02 to 18 April; Requirements and Affidavit

Jammu, 7 March: An Army Recruitment Rally will be held at Samba Stadium, Samba from 02 April 2016 to 18 April 2016 for all categories which includeSoldier General Duty (GD), Soldier Technical, Soldier Clerk / Store Keeper, Soldier Tradesman and Soldier Nursing Assistant for candidates of district Jammu, Samba, Kathua, Udhampur, Reasi, Doda, Kishtwar, Rajouri, Poonch and Ramban.  Recruitment is based on Online Application System which is a change from the erstwhile Open Rally System.  It is a wonderful opportunity for the youth of these districts to get selected for a glorious career in the Army. The screening of candidates will commence at 05:00 AM sharp on each day of the Rally, commencing from 02 April 2016.

All the candidates who have registered themselves and applied online, are required to report at the Rally site (Samba Stadium) as per the dates for their respective Tehsils/Districts.  Admit card for the candidates will be issued from the Recruiting Directorate website to their registered email ids.  Candidates are required to report with the printed admit card (minimum 600 DPI print to facilitate reading by barcode reader) and the self declaration affidavit. Format of the affidavit is given in the websitewww.joinindianarmy.nic.in.  Additional details pertaining to Police Stn, Post Office and PIN Code are to be included in the affidavit.

The Eligibility Conditions for the various Categories are as follows :-

For Soldier (GD) :-    Age : 17½ yrs to 21 yrs candidates should be born not before : 02 April 1995 and born not after : 02 October 1998 (Both days are inclusive) and should have passed minimum 10th Class with 45% marks and 33% in each subject for districts of Jammu, Samba and Kathua and 10th class simple pass with 33% marks for Udhampur, Reasi, Doda, Kishtwar, Rajouri, Poonch and Ramban district only.  (For ST candidates : 8th pass).  

For Soldier (Clk/SKT)  :-   Age : 17½ yrs to 23 yrs candidates should be born not before : 02 April 1993 and  born not after : 02 October 1998 (Both days are inclusive), and should have passed 10+2 in any stream Arts/Science/Commerce with 50% marks in aggregate and 40% in each subject.  If the candidate has English but no Maths/Accts/Booking as subject in 12th, he should have passed 10th with min 40% marks in Maths/Accts/Book Keeping.  If candidate has Maths/Accts/Booking Keeping Subject in 12th but not English, he should have passed 10th with min 40% in English.  If a candidate is graduate (any field) with Maths/Accts/Booking Keeping   and English (even elective) as one of the subjects, the stipulation of scoring 40% marks in Maths/English in Class XII or Class X and scoring 50% marks in aggregate in Class XII is waived off.  If a candidate is graduate but not having English and Maths/Accts/Book Keeping at graduate level, he should have scored minimum 40% marks in English and Maths/Accts/Book Keeping at least once in Class XII or Class X.   20% Bonus marks, on the marks scored in the written test will be awarded to candidates who are in possession of valid certificate in Computers (Basic Computer Course), obtained from DOEACC ‘A’ LEVEL.          

For Soldier (Technical)  :-   Age : 17½ yrs to 23 yrs candidates should be born not before : 02 April 1993 and born not after : 02 October 1998  (Both days are inclusive) and should have passed 10+2 / Intermediate exam simple pass in Science with Physics, Chemistry, Maths and English with min 45% marks in aggregate.  OR 10th class pass with min 50% marks in aggregate if 3 years Diploma in Engineering from AICTE recognized institute.

For Soldier (Nursing Assistant)  :-   Age : 17½ yrs to 23 yrs candidates should be born not before :  02 April 1993 and born not after : 02 October 1998  (Both days are inclusive) and should have passed 10+2 class passed with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English, 50% marks in aggregate and minimum 40% marks in each subject.  If B.Sc with Botany/Zoology/Bio Science and English than simple pass in 12th class.

For Soldier Tradesman :-  Age : 17½ yrs to 23 yrs candidates should be born not before : 02 April 1993 and born not after : 02 October 1998  (Both days are inclusive) and should have passed 8th / 10th (simple pass).

The tentative schedule of the Rally (likely to be changed based on registration figures) will be as follows :-  02 April 2016 for candidates (all category) from Rajouri District, 03 April 2016 for candidates (all category) from Poonch District, 04 April 2016 for candidates (all category) from Tehsil of Samba, Rajpura and Ghagwal and new tehsils created from these Tehsils of Samba District, 05 April 2016 for candidates (all category) from Tehsil of Vijaypura, Ramgarh and Baribrahmana and new tehsils created from these tehsils of Samba district and candidates of any other tehsils of dist Samba not participated on 04 Apr 2016 (Samba district), 06 April 2016 for candidates (all category) from Tehsil of RS Pura, Bishnah, Arnia, Suchetgarh, Nagrota, Pargwal, Maira Mandrian, Kharh Balli, Mandal and Jourian and new tehsils created from these Tehsils of Jammu district, 07 April 2016 for candidates (all category) from Tehsil of Jammu, Akhnoor, Jammu North, Jammu South, Jammu West, Bahu, Bhalwal, Chowki Chowra, Dansal, Khour and Marh and new tehsils created from these Tehsils of Jammu district and candidates of any other tehsils of dist Jammu not participated on 06 April 2016 (Jammu district), 08 April 2016 for candidates (all category) from Udhampur districts, 09 Apr 2016 for candidates (all category) from Tehsils Basholi, Bani and Kathua and new tehsils created from these Tehsils of Kathua district, 10 April 2016 for candidates (all category) from Tehsils of Hiranagar and Billawar and new tehsils created from these Tehsils of Kathua District and candidates of any other tehsils of dist Kathua not participated on 09 April 2016 (Kathua district), 11 April 2016 for candidates (all category) from Doda district, 12 April 2016 for candidates (all category) from Ramban and Reasi districts, 13 April 2016 for candidates (all category) from Kishtwar district, 14 April 2016 for candidates (all category) Double Registration cases and dependents of serving soldiers who have taken outsider sanction from HQ Rtg Zone, Jalandhar Cantt.  Candidates should report for rally on the dates of respective district / tehsils only.

Medical Examination will be conducted only for those candidates who pass the Physical Fitness Tests, the Physical Measurement Tests and whose Documents are in order. The Common Entrance Exam (CEE) for all cats will be held at Samba Stadium, Samba on 24 Apr 16. For further Details candidates may contact / visit the Army Recruitment Office near BC Road Rehari Chowk, Jammu/ the Sainik Board Office / DC Office.  For the recruitment, all Hindus of J&K will be considered as Dogra.

Candidates not meeting any laid down criteria (Physical, Medical & Documental) at any stage of selection and their after are liable to be rejected.

Self Affidavit :- A comprehensive format for self declaration affidavit has been formulated. A format of Self Declaration Affidavit is attached.

ARMY RECRUITMENT affidavit format

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