Army recruitments whose physical, medical, written tests were done in the last three years have also been canceled due to the Agneepath scheme. 50 thousand youth across the country were waiting for the results of the recruitment. First Corona, then by giving administrative reasons, stopping the results and now suddenly canceling the recruitment, these youths have come back to zero again. In the last two years, 51 of the proposed 144 recruitment rallies of the army were held. Of these, only 4 had a common entrance exam.
If recruitment was done in routine for three years, then about 20 thousand youth from Haryana could go to Army, Navy, Air Force. The youth say that they were preparing for 3-4 years before staying away from home. Annually 1.5 to 1.5 lakh was being spent. The family members made preparations by taking loans. Was waiting for two years that joining would be done soon. Whether the Agneepath scheme is right or wrong is a different matter, but the government broke the dreams by canceling the recruitments which were in the final stage.
Situation – In 3 years only 1 recruitment rally was completed
In Haryana, only Rohtak ARO recruitment rally was completed in three years. About 1500 candidates have passed physical in the recruitment of Hisar ARO. Written exam postponed 4 times. 1500 had passed the test for Dadri ARO.
IAF’s recruitment which has reached the final stage also canceled
The test took place in 2020 for the X and Y group of the Air Force. Result came in November 2020. The first merit list came on 31 April 2021. The second merit list has not been released yet. Medical tests were also done. There were 7 thousand youth in both these groups, who were waiting for the final joining.
Disadvantage- Takes 3-4 years in preparation
For army recruitment, youth prepare for 3-4 years away from home. Annual preparation cost in Haryana ranges from Rs.1.5 lakh to Rs.1.5 lakh. Staying in Delhi costs up to two lakhs for preparation.
youth committing suicide
Bad results have come to the fore for non-recruitment. Unemployment troubled youths are giving their lives. According to the report of the Center, 43 youths lost their lives in Haryana in 2020 due to unemployment and career issues. This year, two youths committed suicide in Bhiwani, Jind after being upset over not being able to join the army.
Every year 3 to 5 thousand youth go to the army from Haryana
Talking about the last few years, every year 3 to 5 thousand youth from the state join the army. About 1000 youth go to Navy and Air Force.
Monthly account of recruitment preparation
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