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  • 15 June, 2022

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 AGNIPATH SCHEME

AGNIPATH SCHEME

  • It is the scheme of the Ministry of Defense for recruiting youth between the age of 17.5 and 21 years for four years straight in the armed forces with a provision of voluntary retention after this period based on merit.
  • It planned to intake 46000 young men and women this year. It will be the only form of recruitment of solder into three defence services from now. The recruits will know as Agniveers under this scheme.
  • After completing the four-year service, they can apply for regular employment in the armed force.

Source: PIB


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