With the recent announcement from MP Vyapam, the Home Department of the Madhya Pradesh invited applications from competent candidates for recruitment of Platoon Commanders in Home Guards under the Home Department of Madhya Pradesh. The details of the recruitment criteria and the vacancy positions are as under:
Platoon Commander (in Home Guards): 50 Posts
Date of starting of receipt of ONLINE application: 20-September-2016
Date of closure of receipt of ONLINE application: 19-October-2016
Date for corrections (if any) for Application Forms: 20-September-2015 to 24-October-2016
Date for written Examination: 26-November-2016, and 27-November-2016
Minimum Eligibility Criteria: The applicant must have passed Graduation (Bachelors Degree) in any discipline from a recognized institute/ University.
Age Limit: The candidates applying for this post should be of minimum 21 years and should not have crossed maximum age of 35 years (40 years for MP domicile candidates) as on 01-January-2017. However, there will be relaxation in upper age limit for applicants as per the rules.
Pay Scale, Grade Pay and Remunerations: The candidates selected for these posts will receive a Pay scale of Rs.5200-20200/- and Grade Pay of Rs.2800/- along with other facilities as per rules of State Home Department in Pay Band-I.
Minimum Physical Fitness: The candidates should have the following medical standards at the minimum:
Height: 167.5 cm (Male) and 152.4 cm (Female)
Weight in proportion of height
Chest: 80 cm without expansion and 85 cm with expansion (only for male)
Must not have flatfoot, knock-knees or any visual imperfection (eyesight should be perfect without correction glasses)
For General/ OBC candidates: Rs.500/-
For SC/ ST candidates: Rs 250/-
Candidates have to pay an additional fee of Rs. 70/- to process the application through MP Online
The fees can be deposited through online mode at the websites of MP Vyapam through Net Banking/ Credit Card/ Debit Card (as per the instructions available at the portal). The fees can also be remitted in Cash at MP Online kiosks.
Selection Procedure: The selection will be conducted in the following manner: Verification of documents, Written Examination, Physical Efficiency Test, Interview.
Depending upon the performance Merit List and thorough Character as well as Antecedent Verification, the candidates will be offered postings through designated positions. No waiting list will be prepared for this recruitment.
How to Apply: Apply Online
The candidates can appear the examination either in English or in Hindi medium. The documentary evidence against date of birth, education, caste and special recognition should be submitted in original and in duplicate photocopies during the personal interview. The appointment will be offered only up on full confirmation of all the eligibility conditions and medical fitness as desired by the Police Headquarter, Madhya Pradesh. The candidates are advised to read through the detailed advertisement as available at the website of the MP Vyapam at www.vyapam.nic.in/HomeGuardPlatoonCommander2016.pdf