Rajasthan Police Constable Recruitment:The Finance Department on Friday gave its approval to the proposal of recruiting 5,500 constables in State Police, Rajasthan. The process of filling up these vacancies will start in next two weeks, and job notification will be released soon
The total permitted strength of police cadre across is 1.05 lakh. Total 15,731 posts are vacant, out of which 30 posts of IPS officers. To fill the severe shortage of man power in Rajasthan Police, the home department has directed the Rajasthan police headquarters to begin the recruitment process.
Counting on its affirmation to the Supreme Court on filling vacancies, Rajasthan state will recruit 5,500 constables in Phase I. After the selection process; the districts with less police man power will get the highest priority in recruiting candidates.
Supreme Court stated the state government that 30% of the posts had to be occupied by December 2017, 50% by March 2018 and remaining 20% by March 2019.
“Selections were to be made by recruitment board, and it will be one of the biggest drives in the recent past,” said an official to the development.
Based on the guidelines of the apex court, Rajasthan home department will fill the vacancies in a particular time-bound and phased manner. The large number of vacancies and backlogs in the police force is negatively affecting the law and order situation in the state, officials mentioned.
Back in time, SC halts few states including Rajasthan for not taking proper steps to fills the vacancies. This later reduced the ability of an already overworked police force to maintain law and order and reduce the crime rate. we will update Rajasthan Police Constable Recruitment as it got released.