GAURAV PARDESHI / Nashik: An army recruitment rally for the Relation and Sports Quota was held at Artillery Center, Devlali between November 28 to December 5 2018 . The tests commenced from the City Gate near Upnagar . A total of 10,000 candidates from all over the country applied for the same.
Candidates from various states like, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Delhi, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Haryana, Jharkhand and Punjab also applied.
District wise recruitment was held on first day and recruitment for the posts of General Duty soldier was conducted by the authorities for last two days. Physical checks were carried out in the first stage of recruitment tests, followed by document verification and confirmation of relationship proof.
This was followed by running , chest measurement, long jump, pull ups and finally zig zag activity were conducted.
Deshdoot Times spoke to some candidate
“I am from Uttar Pradesh. My father is in the Army and currently posted at Jammu. Since childhood, I have seen my father as a role model. He is very dedicated to the country,” says, Vikram Singh Jat. He further says, “I come for first time to take part in the army recruitment. As I have a desire to do something for my country, I want to join the armed forces.”
Harprit Gaur from Punjab says, “I have decided to join the army after death of my father. Right now, I am currently studying in first year of BA.” “I want to fulfill dream of my father and serve the nation,” he said further with a teary eyes.