Staff Reporter

DINDIGUL: Elaborate arrangements have been made for recruitment of personnel for the Army, scheduled to be held between May 10 and May 16, at the district sports complex, according to Bony Vincent, Assistant Director, Ex-servicemen Welfare, here on Friday.

Verification of certificates will take place at Angu Vilas Higher Secondary School near Anjali Roundtana and physical test at district sports complex. Selection for the post of soldier (technical) and nursing assistant will be held on May 10.

Educational qualification for these posts is Higher Secondary Course; height should be 165 c.m., and candidates should have born between May 12, 1987 and November 9,1992.

Candidates from Dindigul, Theni, Dharmapuri, Namakkal and Nilgiris who seek the post of soldier (general duty), has to attend the test on May 11 and those from Erode, Salem, Madurai, Coimbatore, Krishnagiri and Thiruppur seeking the same post has to attend the test on May 12.

Educational qualification is SSLC and height 166 cm. They should have born between May 13 or 14, 1989 and May 10 or 11, 1992.

SSLC qualification is enough for the post of sanitation workers; a pass in standard VIII for spice cooking assistant posts. They should have born between May 15, 1987 and November 12, 1992 and the height should be 166 cm.

Qualification for the post of Soldier Clerk (Store Keeper Technical) is pass in HSC examination with a height of 162 cm. They should have born between May 16, 1987 and November 13, 1992.

All candidates should bring original certificates along with two photocopies. Students doing higher studies should produce a bona fide certificate from the head of institutions. They should produce conduct, nativity and community certificates, photocopies of NCC/ Sports/ ITI certificate, if any, and eight passport size photographs. Wards of service personnel and ex-service men should produce relationship certificate and DO Part II order or record office certificate. All candidates should have 13 copies of passport size photographs with them.

Those who have qualifications less than SSLC and did not have SSLC certificate have to produce birth certificate and copy of mark sheet, he added. Candidates may contact Ex-servicemen Welfare Officer for more details. Candidates in Dindigul, Madurai, Theni, Dharmapuri, Namakkal, Erode, Nilgiris, Krishnagiri Coimbatore, Salem and Thiruppur may take part in the programme, he added.