The 110 Infantry Battalion (Territorial Army), Redfields, Coimbatore, will organise a rally for recruitment in the Territorial Army from January 16, 2013 to January 19 at the PRS Ground.

The selection for soldier general duty and soldier tradesmen will be held.

According to an official release, candidates from Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Kerala, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Karnataka and the Union Territories of Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Goa, Daman and Diu, Lakshadweep and Puducherry can attend.

Those who are employed, former NCC cadets, sportsmen and dependents of servicemen / ex-servicemen will be given preference.

Persons employed in civil establishments will have to produce a “No Objection Certificate” from their employer. Interested candidates should be present at the venue at 6 a.m. in sportswear with original certificates and three passport size photographs.

Minimum qualification

For soldier general duty, the minimum qualification is a pass in Std. X with 45 per cent marks.

Candidates should be in the age group of 18 to 42.

For soldier tradesmen, the candidates should be in the age group of 18 to 42 and should be a pass in Std. X, the release adds.

Persons employed in civil establishments will have to produce a “No Objection Certificate” from their employer

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