“We’ve got obtained overwhelming response from the SI job aspirants. Whole 132496 functions have been obtained from the date of graduation of the web utility on June 22 until the final date on July 15. The candidates included 97506 male, 34964 feminine and 26 transgender individuals,” a senior police officer mentioned.
The pc based mostly recruitment examination is more likely to be held from August 8 to 16, sources mentioned.
All eyes are on the Odisha police as they may conduct the recruitment of sub-inspectors (SIs) after 27 years. The Odisha employees choice fee (OSSC) had taken over the duty of recruiting the SIs from the Odisha police in 1994 following alleged corruption and mismanagement by some police recruiters.
The state authorities not too long ago constituted a brand new recruitment board in Odisha police and given the mantle of the appointment of SIs again within the hand of the state police headquarters within the wake of inordinate delay in conduct of the exams by the OSSC over time.
“Our precedence could be to make sure well timed recruitment of the SIs in a clear method. For the primary time we’re introducing know-how within the appointment course of. The candidates could be requested to jot down their papers via our laptop based mostly recruitment examination (CBRE). Viva voce has been completed away with. The SIs could be chosen following written and bodily assessments in knowledgeable method,” the police recruitment board’s chairman R K Sharma mentioned. An IG-ranked officer and one other SP-ranked officer are the 2 members of the Odisha police recruitment board.
It should be famous that the OSSC had final recruited solely 134 SIs in Odisha police in 2020. Shockingly, examination of the posts was performed in 2015. The sub-inspectors have been present process coaching on the Biju Patnaik State Police Academy right here. Official sources mentioned the OSSC has not been capable of full the recruitment course of in 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019. No commercial was issued for the posts in 2020 in view of the Covid pandemic and restrictions on new appointments by the federal government, sources mentioned.