Agnipath Scheme: Army Conducts Pre-Training For Aspirants In North Kashmir’s Baramulla
The Indian Army has organised a two-month pre-training program for Agniveer aspirants, in North Kashmir’s Baramulla. Youths from the said area, and surrounding areas, are taking part in the program, before enrolling for the Agniveer scheme. Reportedly, extensive training for physical conditioning and written examination were conducted, as part of the program. Also, a regular medical checkup was organised. The program acts as a platform for… read-more
Tags: J&K, Baramulla, agnipath, Agniveer, Indian Army
Indian Navy Receives Applications From Over 10,000 Women Under Agnipath Scheme
Over 10,000 women have registered for recruitment to Indian Navy under Agnipath scheme. The Indian Navy is yet to decide the final number of Naval Agniveers it will induct in 2022. Reportedly, the Indian Navy will open the online application process during July 15 to 30. This is the first time women are allowed to join the Naval forces and be deployed at warships.
Tags: Agnipath Scheme, Agniveer, Indian Navy, Women Naval Officers, Indian Armed Forces
Pleas Challenging Agnipath Scheme In Supreme Court To Be Heard Next Week
Supreme Court of India stated that the pleas challenging centre's Agnipath scheme will be heard next week. The Agnipath scheme was introduced by the central government on June 14, which is a recruitment process for the Indian Armed Forces. After the passing of the scheme, the nation was divided with mixed responses. As of now, several cases have been filed challenging the scheme.
Tags: Agnipath Scheme, BJP, Supreme Court, Agniveer, Indian Armed Forces
Courtesy: Free Press Journal
Agnipath Scheme: Agniveers Will Have High Stature In Society, Says NSA Ajit Doval
National Security Advisor (NSA) of India Ajit Doval said that Agniveers after four years of service in the Indian armed forces, will have a "high stature in the society". He said that in the fast-growing Indian economy, there will be opportunities, even in for higher education. He further stated that the Agniveers will have age as their advantage, and will also be disciplined after the four-year engagement period.
Tags: Ajit Doval, NSA, Agnipath Scheme, Agniveer, Indian Army
Indian Army Releases Notification For Agnipath Scheme; Recruitment Begins From July
Indian Army published a notification on June 20 for Agniveer recruiting drive commencing from July, which is part of Agnipath short-term service plan. As a concession to appease the protesters, the Centre increased the maximum age limit for recruitment to 23 years for 2022. Home Ministry has decided to grant Agniveers a 3-year age relaxation above the specified upper age restriction for enlistment into Central Armed Police Forces and Assam… read-more
Tags: agnipath, Indian Army, recruitment, notice, Agniveer
Courtesy: Free Press Journal