Union Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai informed that 31785 new members of CAPF have been appointed in the last five months. He said that CAPF posts fall vacant due to retirement, resignation, promotion, death, raising of new battalions, creation of new posts etc.
Responding to a written question in the Rajya Sabha, he said that as of January 1, 2023, there were 29,283 vacancies in the CRPF, 19,987 in the BSF, 19,475 in the CISF, 8,273 in the SSB, 4,142 in the ITBP and 3,706 in the Assam Rifles.
After the statement of the Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, speculations are being made that soon the vacancies in the Armed Forces will be filled. The recruitment drive for these recruitments will be run by the Staff Selection Commission. Along with this, the vacant posts will be filled in several phases. However, there is no information about when the notification for the recruitment will come.
In such a situation, candidates seeking jobs in Armed Forces are advised to keep an eye on the official website so that no important information is missed. Candidates will be selected on these posts after written exam, physical test and documents verification.