Staff Reporter

MADURAI: An open Army recruitment rally for male candidates will be conducted at the District Sports Stadium, Dharmapuri, from June 1 to 8, under the aegis of Headquarters Recruiting Zone, Chennai.

The qualification for candidates for Soldier Technical, Soldier General Duty and Nursing Assistant and pass in Standard X and Plus Two with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English as subjects. According to a release from the office, the candidates must have scored above 50 per cent in these subjects.

Candidates for Soldier General Duty who have completed Standard X and Plus Two and have cleared Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English as subjects and have 45 per cent aggregate and 35 marks in each subject.

Tradesman categories of candidates must have completed Standard V (non-matriculation) and Standard VIII.

For Soldier Clerk / Store Keeper Technical, candidates should have completed Plus Two with English and Arts and Science with aggregate 50 per cent and minimum 40 per cent in each subject.

Recruitment for the Soldier Technician would be held between August 4 and 30 at the Head Quarters, 1, Signal Training Centre, C/o 58, A.P.O. the candidates must have cleared Standard X, XII, intermediate with 45 per cent.

Those below the age of 18 must bring letter from their parents along with their application forms.

Further information could be obtained from Major Prasad, Assistant Director of Ex-servicemen’s Welfare Office, Madurai.