Maharashtra Police Constable Recruitment 2024

Maharashtra Police Constable Recruitment 2024

The Maharashtra State Police Department is conducting a massive recruitment drive to fill 17,471 vacancies for various positions including Police Constable, SRPF Constable, and Police Constable Driver. The application process for these positions begins on March 5th, 2024, and concludes on March 31st, 2024.

Application Process

Interested candidates must apply online through the official website of the Maharashtra State Police Department: Notification details regarding vacancies have been uploaded to the Maharashtra Police’s Unit Websites as well.

Vacancy Details

PositionNumber of Posts
Police Constable10,300
SRPF Constable4,800
Police Constable Driver1,900

Eligibility Criteria

Before applying, candidates are advised to thoroughly read the detailed notification available on the website, which outlines the recruitment process, eligibility criteria, and selection process.

Educational Qualification

Candidates must have completed their higher secondary school certificate examination (Class 12) or its equivalent to be eligible for the Police Constable and Police Constable Driver positions.

Age Limit

CategoryMinimum AgeMaximum Age
General18 years28 years
Backward Class18 years33 years
Disabled Person18 years45 years
Ex-Army Man18 years03 years more than the period of military service
Orphan18 years28 years
Earthquake Victims18 years45 years
Part-time Employer18 years55 years
Players18 yearsGeneral – 33 years, Backward Class – 38 years
Female18 yearsGeneral – 28 years, Backward Class – 33 years
Police Child18 yearsGeneral – 28 years, Backward Class – 33 years
Homeguard18 yearsGeneral – 28 years, Backward Class – 33 years
Dependent18 yearsGeneral – 31 years, Backward Class – 34 years (Son, Daughter, or Wife of Ex-servicemen)

Application Fee

The application fee for Open Category candidates is Rs. 450, while for Backward Class candidates, it is Rs. 350.

Selection Process

The selection process consists of three main stages:

  1. Physical Exam: This stage includes the Physical Standard Test (PST) and the Physical Efficiency Test (PET).
  2. Written Exam: This assesses the candidate’s knowledge and understanding of relevant subjects.
  3. Skill Test (For Driver Positions): A practical assessment of driving skills under various conditions.

How to Apply

  1. Visit the official website of the Maharashtra State Police Department or the District Police Website.
  2. Navigate to the police recruitment section.
  3. Click on the link related to the Police Constable Recruitment 2024.
  4. Click on the “Apply online” link.
  5. Fill in all the required information.
  6. Review your application carefully after filling in all the details and uploading the necessary documents.
  7. Submit the application and download it for future reference.

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