Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force (ITBP)
Ministry of Home Affairs (Government of India)
About Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force (ITBP) :
TBP is a multi-dimensional force. Presently Battalions of ITBP deployed on Border Guarding Duties from Karakoram Pass in Ladakh to Diphu La in Arunachal Pradesh covering 3488 KM of India China Border are manning Border Out Posts at an altitude ranging from 9000′ to 18500′ in the Western, Middle & Eastern Sector of India China Border. ITBP is basically a mountain trained Force and most of the officers & men are professionally trained Mountaineers and Skiers,. They have scaled more than 140 Himalayan peaks including Mt. Everest three times ( Recent successful expedition in May, 2006), besides ITBP batallions are also deployed on CI OPS / IS / VIP security duties at Chamba – Doda border, in VA/Startegic locations and with VIPs in Delhi and VIPs in Srinagar J&K.
The border posts manned by ITBP are exposed to high velocity storms, snow blizzards, avalanches, and landslides, besides the hazards of high altitude and extreme cold, where temperature dips up to minus 40 degree Celsius. ITBP conducts Long Range and Short Range patrols to keep an effective vigil on inaccessible and unmanned areas on the border. To maintain optimum operational efficiency of troops, periodical tactical exercises are conducted independently as well as jointly with Army.
Applications are invited for filling up the following Group â€˜C’ posts in ITB Police from Indian citizens. Last date for receipt of applications is 02/12/2009 for all States and for candidates from far-flung areas the last date is 09/12/20009.
Head Constable (Combatised Ministerial ) : 81 posts (UR-2, SC-33, ST-14, OBC-32), Pay Scale : PB-1 Rs.5200-20200 grade pay Rs.2400, Age : Between 20 to 25 years, Qualification : (i) Senior Secondary Certificate (10+2) from a recognized Board or equivalent. Preference will be given to candidates possessing Higher educational qualifications. (ii) Typing Speed 30 words per minute in English or 25 words per minute in Hindi.
Fee for the Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force (ITBP) : Application Fee will be Rs. 50/- for candidates belonging to General and OBC category only and no fee will be charged from SC/ST and Ex-Servicemen. The candidates would attach the Indian Postal Order or Crossed Bank Draft drawn in the name of Inspector General, Special Frontier, ITBP, New Delhi.
How to Apply for the Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force (ITBP) : Eligible and interested candidates should send their Applications complete in all respects in the prescribed Proforma along with application fee, attested copies of the testimonials to the authority mentioned above on or before the prescribed last date. Two self addressed envelopes 4″X9″ size with Rs.5/- postage stamps affixed thereon should also be attached with the application form. The application should be forwarded to the Inspector General, Special Frontier, ITBP, West Block, Wing-2, Sector-1, R.K. Puram, New Delhi – 110066 so as to reach on or before 02/12/2009.
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