Agnipath protests: Union ministries, states rush to vow jobs to ‘Agniveers’ | Newest Information India


The newly-announced Agnipath scheme for the recruitment to the armed forces has triggered huge protests throughout the nation. In states like Uttar Pradesh, Telangana and Bihar, the protests took violent flip with agitators torching trains on the railway stations. Beneath fireplace from the opposition events together with Congress, Samajwadi Get together, Aam Aadmi Get together which have demanded the rollback of the schemes, the Centre by way of its ministries has tried to allay issues of the youth. 

Let’s have a look what the Centre and states are doing to guarantee the youth about their future as soon as the 4 12 months time period below the Agnipath scheme ends. 

1. Ministry of house affairs: The ministry of house affairs has reserved ten per cent of the vacancies within the central paramilitary forces and the Assam Rifles for the ‘Agniveers’ after their 4 years of service within the armed forces. The MHA additionally determined to provide a leisure of three years’ age past the prescribed higher age restrict to the ‘Agniveers’ for the recruitment within the paramilitary forces and the Assam rifles. For the primary batch of Agniveers, the age leisure will probably be for 5 years past the prescribed higher age restrict, union house minister Amit Shah tweeted. 

2. Ministry of Defence: Defence minister Rajnath Singh stated the federal government has reserved ten per cent of the roles in organisations below the defence ministry for the ‘Agniveers’, supplied they meet the requisite eligibility standards for such an employment. The ten per cent reservation will probably be applied within the Indian Coast Guard and the defence civilian posts, and all of the 16 defence public sector undertakings (DPSU).

3. Ministry of Civil Aviation: The Ministry of Civil Aviation stated it can induct ‘Agniveers’ into its providers. The ministry stated it’s trying ahead to rent ‘Agniveers’ for air site visitors providers, plane technician providers, upkeep and overhaul of plane, meteorological and air accident investigation providers and so on. 

4. Housing & Petroleum ministries: Union minister Hardeep Puri stated the general public sector undertakings (PSU) below housing and petroleum ministries are engaged on hiring ‘Agniveers’ after their four-year service within the armed forces, PTI reported. “This can be a nice scheme. I can say this on file that many PSUs below my ministries are already engaged on (hiring) skilled manpower (Agniveers)… their abilities may be utilised in PSUs,” he stated at an occasion. 

5. Ministry of Delivery: The Ministry of Ports, Delivery and Waterways (MoPSW)on Saturday introduced six service avenues for clean transition of Agniveers in numerous roles of the Service provider navy, publish their stint with the Indian Navy, PTI reported. In keeping with an official assertion, the scheme will allow Agniveers to accumulate mandatory coaching, with naval expertise {and professional} certification to affix the remunerative service provider navy the world over.

6. Uttarakhand authorities: Uttarakhand chief minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Thursday stated that ‘Agniveers’ who return after their four-year stint with the armed forces will probably be given jobs within the police and the catastrophe administration departments to utilize their self-discipline, abilities, and navy coaching, PTI reported.

7. Uttar Pradesh: Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath assured the youth who full their 4 years of service within the armed forces will get precedence for jobs in state police and allied forces. “@UPGovt assures that ‘Agniveers’ publish their service will probably be given precedence for accomodation in Police & Police Allied Forces,” the chief minister tweeted.

8. Madhya Pradesh: The ‘Agniveers’ will probably be given preferences within the police recruitment within the state, Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan promised. 

9. Karnataka: Karnataka Residence Minister Araga Jnanendra stated the federal government has deliberate to provide desire to ‘agniveers’ — troopers recruited within the Military, Navy and the Air Pressure on a short-term contract below the particular ‘Agnipath’ scheme — in recruitment to police providers within the State.

10. Assam: Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma introduced to prioritize those that come again from the programme after 4 years, within the Assam Arogya Nidhi initiative.

11. Haryana: The youth recruited within the armed forces below the Centre’s “Agnipath” scheme will probably be given desire in authorities jobs in Haryana, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar stated.

12. Arunachal Pradesh: Chief minister Pema Khandu stated the ‘Agniveers’ will get precedence in state police jobs and the state authorities’s subsidy schemes. 



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