In a bid to provide more opportunity to the youth in terms of jobs, The Ministry of Home Affairs has launched a massive recruitment drive to fill 76,578 vacancies in Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs). MHA has claimed to fulfil these posts in Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) by completing all the necessary ground work. Candidates have golden opportunity to join the Central Armed Forces like CRPF, BSF, SSB, ITBP and Assam Rifles under this recruitment drive.
According to the reports by MHA, out of these total 76,578 vacancies, 54,953 vacancies are for the post of Constable (General Duty). The selection process for these posts has started through the Staff Selection Commission for the direct Recruitment. SSC is all set to conduct a computer-based written examination on 11 February 2019 and 11 March 2019.
It is to be noted that out of these 54,953 vacancies, CRPF has the maximum 21,566 vacancies, followed by BSF (16,984), SSB (8,546), ITBP (4,126) and Assam Rifles (3,076); the remaining being in CISF and other CAPFs. Of the total vacancies, 7,646 vacancies are for Women and remaining 47,307 for Men.
There are 1,073 vacancies in various CAPFs at the level of Sub-Inspector (GD). BSF has the maximum 508 vacancies, followed by CRPF (274), SSB (206) and ITBP (85). Of the total vacancies, 38 vacancies are for Women and remaining 1,035 for Men. Direct Recruitment for these posts also will be made by the SSC through a written examination from 12 March 2019 to 16 March 2019.
At the level of Assistant Commandant (GD), there exist 466 vacancies for which Direct Recruitment is being made through the UPSC. Needless to say, the result of the written examination to fill these posts has been declared on 10 January 2019.
The shortlisted candidates will appear for Physical/Medical Examination to be conducted by the Sashatra Seema Bal (SSB), the nodal force, from 25 February 2019 onwards.
Apart from these, there are 20,086 vacancies available which pertain to Promotional Posts and in other cadres such as Tradesman/Ministerial/Medical/Paramedical/
Communication/ Engineering etc. and these are also being filled by the CAPFs.
Thus, in all 76,578 vacancies are getting filled up. Certainly these are the golden opportunity for the youth to grab a chance to work under various CAPFs.