As per latest reports, Andhra Pradesh police department has identified around 11,696 vacancies in the department. AP Police recruitment 2020 will focus on filling these many vacancies. With this number in mind, APSLRB or the Andhra Pradesh State Level Recruitment Board shall issue yearly calendar next month.
Moreover, more than 98% of these vacancies for constable. Thus AP Police Constable recruitment 2020 shall happen for around 11,356 vacancies of Constable. Rest 340 vacancies are for sub inspector.
However at this point these are all as per reports. There is no written communication in public domain from the department yet in this regard. Nevertheless leading dailies of the state have talked about the recruitment in detail.
It is also reported that the AP police department has calculated the vacancies and given the same to the state government already. The government or the department will in turn publish the job calendar next month.
APSLRB filled nearly 3,000 vacancies in 2019. With the recruitment process of the last identified vacancies coming to an end, it is time for new vacancies to be identified and worked upon.
The AP Police constable recruitment 2019 was for 2200 vacancies. APSLRB had published its notification last year. However the exams, both prelims and mains were this year. The main result of the recruitment was announced in September only.
In the previous AP constable recruitment, there were 1600 vacancies of stipendiary cadet trainee police constables civil in police department (men and women). Then there were 300 vacancies of stipendiary cadet trainee police constables AR in police department (men and women), 300 vacancies of stipendiary cadet trainee police constables APSP in police department (men). Also there were 100 vacancies of warders in prisons and correctional services department (men). And also 23 vacancies of warders in prisons and correctional services department (women), 400 vacancies of firmen in AP fire and emergency services department.
APSLRB had set the eligibility criteria like this last time. For all posts except warder, candidates were required to be either class 12th pass, or SC/ST candidates could be class 10th pass and studied 1st and 2nd year of intermediate. Whereas for warder post, all should have been 12th pas at least.
Likewise in the last SI recruitment, the minimum educational qualification for deputy jailors was graduation. Whereas for SCT SI civil, SCT SI AR, SCT RSI APSP, and station fire officers, candidates had to be graduates, or SC/ST candidates should have been 12th pass, and studied graduation.
Details of AP Police constable recruitment 2020, and AP Police SI recruitment 2020 will be available once their notifications release. It is also probable that all the posts may not be filled at once, and instead the recruitment could be in a phased manner. APSLRB shall publish all notifications at slprb.ap.gov.in.
In another news, the state has decided to abolish interviews in APPSC recruitment 2020.