CRPF Constable Recruitment 2012

About RCF

The Central Reserve Police Force is the largest of India's Central Armed Police Forces. It functions under the aegis of Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) of the Government of India. Its main role lies in assisting the State/Union Territories in police operations to maintain law and order and contain insurgency. Besides Law and Order and counter-insurgency duties, the role of Central Armed Police Forces in the General Elections, held repeatedly during the past few years, has been very significant and vital. With 220 battalions and various other establishments, the CRPF is considered the largest paramilitary force in the world.

About CRPF Constable Recruitment 2012

Applications are invited from Male and Female Indian citizens who are ordinarily resident in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamilnadu and Kerala for filling up the vacancies of Constables (Trade & Technical) in Central Reserve Police Force. CRPF Constable Recruitment is a good oppurtunity for candidates who posses matriculation and have Specific Trade Qualifications like driving, fitting,tailoring etc. A total of 819 vacancies have been Notified under the CRPF Constable Recruitment 2012. Here is the State-wise break-up of these vacancies. 

1. Andhra Pradesh: 199 posts 
2. Maharashtra: 184 posts 
3. Tamilnadu: 165 posts 
4. karnataka: 115 posts 
5. Gujarat: 95 posts 
6. Kerala: 61 posts

Age Limit

Applicants applying for the Constable post in CRPF, must be aged in between 18 years to 23 years (As on 01-08-2012).

Educational Qualification

Minimum Qualification for CRPF Constable Recruitment is Matriculation (10th Pass). Apart from the Educational Qualification, applicants must full the trade specific qualifications. For Complete Details on respective Trade Qualification, applicants must go through the detailed advt.

Selection Process

The selection methodology will comprise of Written test, Physical Test, Trade Test, Medical Checkup and finally Document Verification.

How to Apply

An application fee of Rs 50/- have to be paid either through Demand Draft, Postal Order or Banker's Cheque Favouring The Deputy Inspector General of Police of concerned application receiving centre. There is no fee for Female Candidates and candidates belonging to SC/ST Communities. 

Applicants will have to apply manually, and must send their applications in the prescribed Format by pasting the Photograph, putting Signatures at the required places. The Application form, along with Demand Draft/IPO/Bankers Checque and Relevant Certificates must be send to the respective address in an Envelope Super-Subscribed as "Application for the Post of Constable (Tech & Trade) in CRPF – 2012" Applications should reach the respective centres at on or before 26-11-2012

Important Link

For Complete Details, candidates are advised to check the Detailed Advt and Notification at the Official Website here