Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), of the leading Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) responsible for guarding India’s border with Nepal and Bhutan, has notified 115 positions for head constables. The application process for the same has started and interested candidates can apply at ssbrectt.gov.in. The last date to apply is August 22.
Of the total 115 posts, 47 positions are reserved for the general candidates while 26 others will be filled by Other Backward Caste (OBC), and 21 posts are for scheduled caste (SC), 11 for the scheduled tribe (ST), 11 also for economically weaker section (EWS), and 10 seats have also been reserved for ex-servicemen.
SSB Head Constable Recruitment 2021: Eligibility Criteria
Education: Candidates should possess an intermediate or senior secondary school certificate from any recognised board.
Age: Applicants must be between 18-25 years of age and should be comfortable in Hindi or English typing on the computer. The minimum typing speed for English candidates is 35 words per minute while for Hindi candidates it is 30 words per minute.
SSB Head Constable Recruitment 2021: Selection Process
The candidates will be judged on two parameters - a written test and a physical test. The written test is the first part and will be of 100 marks. The two-hour theory examination will test candidates’ general knowledge, maths, reasoning and general English and Hindi. The candidates will also go through a medical test and documentation process before the written examination. Candidates who will clear the theory part will proceed for the physical test.
SSB Head Constable Recruitment 2021: Salary
Finally selected candidates will get a salary in the range of Rs 25,500 to Rs 81,100.
SSB Head Constable Recruitment 2021: Application fee
People from the General and OBC category will have to pay Rs 100 as an application fee, while the SC, ST and women candidates will not be required to deposit any fee.