Agnivir Recruitment notification released at joinindianarmy.nic.in, details here
- Agnipath Scheme: Indian Army has published the notification for the recruitment of Agnivir.
Agnipath Scheme: The Indian Army has published a notification for recruitment of ‘Agnivirs’ under the recently-announced ‘Agnipath’ scheme.
As per the notification released on joinindianarmy.nic.in, the application process will start in July. Under this scheme, eligible candidates can apply for jobs in the Indian Army for a period of 4 years, with provision of permanent employment for some.
As per the notification, at the end of the four-year service term, all Agniveers will receive a "Seva Nidhi" package, which “will allow them to return to society and look for work in other sectors.”
The notification further added that Agniveers are not eligible for any type of pension or gratuity, nor are they eligible for the Ex Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS), Canteen Stores Department (CSD) facilities, Ex Serviceman status, or any other benefits relating to it.
Agnivir recruitment age limit: Candidates should be between the age of 17.5 to 21 years. Relaxation in the upper age limit to 23 years will be applicable as a one-time measure for the recruiting year 2022-23.
The screening of candidates will be carried out in 6 categories:
- Agniveer (General Duty) (All Arms)
- Agniveer (Tech)
- Agniveer Tech (Avn & Amn Examiner)
- Agniveer Clerk/Store Keeper Technical (All Arms)
- Agniveer Tradesmen (All Arms)10th pass
- Agniveer Tradesmen (All Arms) 8th pass.
For more details check notification here.