The Punjab government has decided to recruit 100 forest guards. Stating this on Tuesday, a government spokesman said this recruitment drive was part of the Greening Punjab Mission, under which forest cover in the state would be enhanced from the existing 7% to 15%.
He said eligible candidates could apply online by November 19. He said the applicant should be a Class-12 passout from any recognised board and equivalent qualification from any recognised university and having passed matriculation with Punjabi subject. He said further information was available on the official website of the Subordinate Services Selection Board, Punjab, www.punjabsssb.gov.in.