Odisha Police Constable Recruitment 2016-17 for 521 posts in 9th IRB (Specialized)

Odisha Police Constable Recruitment Notification 2016:  Odisha Police state selection Board announced about its 2016-17 Constable Recruitment notification in the month of December 2016. This recruitment notification of Odisha Police is for 521 constable vacancies in 9th India Reserve Battalion (Specialized) of Odisha police. State Selection Board of Odisha Police is inviting all the eligible male candidates to apply for this recruitment through online. Online applications for this Odisha Police Constable recruitment 2016-17 are opened from 5th December 2016 in the official website www.lokaseba-odisha.in. If the candidates are facing problem while applying online due to networking issues then those candidates may approach the Help Desk of State Selection Board or Help Desk at the Battalions/Office of superintendent of Police, Kalahandi (detailed information regarding this is given below). The candidates, who are interested in this recruitment of Odisha Police, clearly check the entire details of the notification like required eligibility of the recruitment, selection procedure & etc. The candidates who are eligible as per the post requirements of this Odisha Police Constable Recruitment can apply for it through online on or before 4th January 2017. In this article we provide all the essential details of the notification like no. of vacancies, required educational qualifications, Age limits, physical standards, selection procedure & etc.
Odisha Police Constable Recruitment 2016-17
No. of Vacancies: The total number of vacancies available in this 2016-17 Odisha Police recruitment is 521 Male constable posts. Category wide vacancies details are as given below

Unreserved: 261 posts

Socially and Economically Backward Classes (SEBC): 58 posts

SC – 85 posts

ST – 117 posts
Age Limits: Age is considered as on 1st January 2016 and upper age relaxation for SC/ST/SEBC candidates is up to 5 years. The Basic age limits of the candidates other than these categories is

Minimum Age – 18 Years

Maximum Age – 23 years

Note: upper Age relaxation for Ex-Servicemen is applicable as per the government rules

Educational Qualifications:  

- Must have passed High School Certificate Examination or its equivalent examination conducted by the Board of Secondary Education, Odisha or any other recognized Board/Council.

- Must have passed Odia as one of the subjects in the High School certificate Examination or an examination in Odia Language equivalent to M.E standard recognized or conducted by the School and Mass Educational Department of Government of Odisha.

- Should be able to speak, read and write odia.

Name Registered in Employment Exchange:  Considered as on 4th December 2016

- The candidates need to register their name in any one of the employment Exchanges of the Odisha State.

Physical Standards: these are the minimum physical requirements of the candidate to apply for this 2016 Constable Recruitment of Odisha Police. Category wide Physical requirements are as follows

168 cms
55 Kgs
79 cms
84 cms
163 cms
50 Kgs
76 cms
81 cms

Application/Examination Fee: The candidate will pay the fee either online or offline. The fee is exempted for SC/ST category candidates and fee particulars for other than these categories is

Examination Fee – Rs. 200/-

Online Mode: Pay the fee through Debit card/Credit Card/Net Banking

Offline Mode: Pay the fee (Cash/Cheque) through system generated Challan in any branch of State Bank of India or at Common Service Centers (CSCs) of the district through CSC Wallet.

Selection Procedure: The selection procedure of this Odisha police Constable recruitment consists of 7 stages, those are

1. Physical Measurement Test (PMT) – 3 Marks

2. Medical Examination

3. Physical Efficiency Test (PET) – 40 Marks

- 1600 Meters Run

- 1.22 meters High Jump (3 chances)

- 3.66 meters Broad Jump (3 chances)

- 6 meters Rope Climbing (3 chances)

- Swimming (40 meters)

- Cross Country (5 Kms)

4. Driving Test – 5 marks

5. Educational Achievements – 7 Marks

6. Sports Achievements – 15 Marks

7. National Cadet Corps certificate (MCC) – 5 Marks

8. Written Test – 25 Marks

How to Apply Online:

1. Visit Lokaseba Adhikara official website www.lokaseba-odisha.in

2. Click on Recruitment of Constable Apply Here Link just below the menu bar right side.

3. Click on Apply as a Citizen Button.

4. Online Application will be opened Fill the form carefully and upload passport size photo, Signature & relevant Certificates.

5. After filled up all the fields of the form, check entire details before going to submit the form.

6. Click on Submit Button and after successful submission candidates will receive a username and Password.

7. Application Fee page is also opened after successful submission of Application form.

8. Pay the Fee either online (Debit Card/Credit card/Net Banking) or offline (through Challan in any SBI Branches).

9. The candidates will get a confirmation Message about accepting the application form (after Successful fee Payment).

How to Apply Offline:

1. Purchase the application form from Reception Counter of the office of the Commandant of the Battalions/office of superintendant of Police, Kalahandi by Depositing Rs. 50/- Bank Draft. (Office available at working days only from 10 AM to 5 PM)

Back Draft in favor of:
State Selection Board,
Odisha Police,
Cuttack (Payable at Cuttak)

2. Fill the form carefully and attach all required documents copies.

3. The candidate needs to submit the Application Form (with relevant documents) along with Rs. 200/- Bank Draft personally at the OSAP 6th Battalion, OMP Square Cuttack.

4. They will give the Acknowledgement of the receipt of submitted application form.

Offline Applications are Available at:

S. No
Name of the Battalion/District
OSAP 1st Battalion, Dhenkanal
OSAP 2nd Battalion, Jharsuguda
OSAP 3rd Battalion, Koraput
OSAP 4th Battalion, Rourkela
OSAP 5th Battalion, Baripada
OSAP 6th Battalion, Cuttack
OSAP 8th Battalion, Chatrapur, Ganjam
OSAP 1st (Special Security) Battalion, Sambalpur
OSAP 2nd (Special Security) Battalion, Keonjhar
OSAP 3rd (Special Security) Battalion, Gajapati
OSAP 4th (Special Security) Battalion, Malkangiri
2nd India Reserve Battalion, Bhamini, Rayagada
3rd India Reserve Battalion, Kalinga Nagar, Jajpur
4th India Reserve Battalion, Bamparada, Deogarh
5th India Reserve Battalion, Boudh
6th India Reserve Battalion, Khordha
8th India Reserve Battalion (Specialized), Kandhamal
Office of the Superintendent of Police, Kalahandi

Important Dates:

Online applications are opened from 5th December 2016.

Closing date of online Applications is 4th January 2017.

PMT/PET will be held from 16th January 2017 at 7 AM.

ePass/ Admit Cards for PMT/PET are available just before 1 week of the events starting schedule.