By August 15, 1218 forest guards will be deployed, 894 posts will also be recruited soon

1218 new forest guards will join the forest department soon. After the written examination, now the physical efficiency test for the above-mentioned posts will be conducted in July

By August 15, 1218 forest guards will be deployed, 894 posts will also be recruited soon

1218 new forest guards will join the forest department soon. After the written examination, now the physical efficiency test for the above-mentioned posts will be conducted in July. Selected candidates will get posting by August 15.

On February 16 last year, Uttarakhand Subordinate Service Selection Commission had conducted the written examination for 1218 posts of Forest Guard in Uttarakhand. For this, one lakh, 56 thousand candidates had applied, out of which about 97 thousand candidates had given the exam. On the next day of the examination i.e. on February 17, cases of cheating started coming to the fore in the examination. After which the SIT was constituted by the government to investigate.

In October last year, the Commission made the SIT report public and said that a total of 57 candidates used Bluetooth devices in the examination. Re-examination was conducted on the examination centers that were sealed because of cheating in October itself in which 2502 candidates participated. The result of the written examination was declared by the commission in February. Principal Chief Conservator of Forests Rajiv Bharatari informed that the physical efficiency test of the students who passed the written examination will be completed in July. This examination will be started by the commission from July 16. After this, after declaring the result before August 15, the selected candidates will get posted.

894 posts of Forest Guard will also be recruited soon

PCCF Rajeev Bharatari informed that preparations are being made to recruit 894 new posts of Forest Guard in the Forest Department. For this, the department has sent a requisition. The recruitment process will be started as soon as approval is received from the cabinet. The recruitment process for the above posts can be started in August. Told that after the order of the High Court to fill the vacant posts in the Forest Department in six months, there is a spurt in recruitment.