By Simran Pavecha
Aug 31 2022
The Agneepath scheme (Agnipath) is a scheme that was announced recently by the Indian government that intends to recruit Army, Navy and Airforce personnel.
Candidates must be between the ages of 17.5-21 years. A recognised board must certify them. A minimum of 50% in 10+2 is required.
The Selection Process of the Agniveer is purely based on their performances in the Physical test, Their Medical test, and the Training Program.
On discharge after completion of four years, Agniveers will be paid a ‘Seva Nidhi’ package to enable them to return to the society and an Agniveer’ Skill Certificate.
Year 1: ₹ 30,000/- Year 2. ₹33,000/- Year 3. ₹ 36,500/- Year 4. ₹ 40,000/-
The services of Agniveers under this scheme may be terminated at any time in accordance with the Army Act 1950. Release at their own request before 4 years is not permitted.