5000 Naga youth registered for Agniveer recruitment
Dimapur, Aug. 11 (EMN): Around 5000 youth from Nagaland have registered for the forthcoming Agniveer army recruitment rally scheduled from September 7 to the 15th at Bhagat Stadium in Rangapahar Military Station, Dimapur.
This was informed by Col. Rajesh, director of Army Recruiting Officer, Rangapahar, during a coordination meeting of stakeholder departments under Dimapur district held on August 10 chaired by the additional deputy commissioner (ADC) of Dimapur, Mhalo Humtsoe, in the conference hall of DC’s office. The meeting was held to discuss on issues for convenience of the Naga youth aspirants during the Agniveer army recruitment rally, stated a DIPR report.
Col. Rajesh has sought support from the district administration during the rally with regard to transportation and accommodation especially for those coming for the rally from far flung interior districts of Nagaland. He also highlighted on the need for medical staff including a doctor and ambulance during the entire rally period.
Col. Rajesh further apprised on the need for at least five officials from the Education department to help them during verification of documents. He informed that activities at the rally ground would include pre-height and document check, 1.6 km run, physical measurements, physical fitness tests and medical check.
It was informed that selected candidates would appear for the common entrance exam on October 16 and results would be declared by the end of October. The selected candidates on merit basis would be dispatched to different training centres by December 2022, Col. Rajesh informed.
The candidates are asked to bring their admit cards during the rally.
Terming the recruitment rally as a good opportunity for the unemployed youth of Nagaland, the ADC impressed upon the members for taking the matter seriously by way of disseminating the message to all.