There was an overwhelming response to enrol in the army from eligible candidates from Srikakulam, East Godavari, Krishna and Yanam on Sunday.

The authorities received 4,325 applications at the Army Recruitment Rally being conducted at the Indira Gandhi Municipal Stadium here. District Youth Welfare Officer V.Subba Rao said that the certificates of 4,325 candidates were verified on the second day and 1,725 have qualified for physical test on Monday. The recruitment rally will continue till June 22.