Applications are invited online by Kerala PSC through(Extra Ordinary Gazette Date: 31.12.2019 Category No: 530/2019) from qualified candidates for the post of Police Constable (Armed Police Battalion). Interested candidates can apply through the online portal- Thulasi. The last date for submitting the notification is on 05.02.2020. The `One Time Registration’ is mandatory for every candidate. We bring you here information on the announced Kerala PSC Constable 2020 Salary and Job profile.
Kerala PSC Constable 2020: Important Dates
- Notification date: 31.12.2019
- Last date to submit the application: 05.02.2020
- Date of OMR examination: June – July 2020
- Date of Physical Measurement and Physical Efficiency Test: November –December 2020
Kerala PSC: Organisational Structure
To understand the career growth potential, one needs to understand the organisational structure in the Police Force.
Director-General of Police (DGP)
Additional Director General Of Police (ADGP)
Inspector General Of Police/ Special Inspector General Of Police (IGP/SIGP)
Deputy Inspector General Of Police (DIGP)
Superintendent of Police/Deputy Commissioner Of Police (SP/DCP)
Superintendent of Police/Deputy Commissioner Of Police (Junior Management Level)
Additional Superintendent Of Police/Deputy Commissioner of Police (ASP/DCP)
Deputy Superintendent of Police/Assistant Commissioner Of Police (DSP/ACP)
Police Inspector (P.I.)
Assistant Police Inspector (A.P.I.)
Police Sub-Inspector (SI)
Assistant Police Sub-Inspector (ASI)
Head Constable (HC)
Police Constable (PC)
Kerala Police Constable: Salary
The salary of Police Constable (Armed Police Battalion)is Rs. 22,200-48,000/
Kerala Police Constable(Armed Police Battalion): Job Profile
The Kerala State Police is the state police for the Indian state of Kerala and is responsible for statewide law enforcement. According to law, all the police officers of any rank has the same responsibilities and power except some powers of higher rank officials. Maintaining law and order and crime prevention are the major duties of a police officer.
Kerala Police has got ten battalions of armed police. Armed Police is a slightly confusing nomenclature that has continued for historical reasons. It does not mean that the district police are unarmed. Functionally, the armed police battalions serve as a reserve force to be deployed whenever and wherever the district police fall short of manpower in the maintenance of law & order. When so deployed, they function under the control of the district police officers and are returned to their camps as soon as the requirement is over. Unlike district police, they are not permitted to undertake crime investigation work.
The ten battalions with a total strength of about 6,755 are located at different places in the state. They are:
- Ist Kerala Armed Police – KAP-I (Thripunithura Ernakulam)
- IInd Kerala Armed Police – KAP-II (Palakkad/Palghat)
- IIIrd Kerala Armed Police – KAP-III(Adoor)
- IVth Kerala Armed Police -KAP-IV(Kannur)
- Vth Kerala Armed Police -KAP- V(Kuttikkanam)
- Special Armed Police -SAP (Thiruvananthapuram)
- Malabar Special Police -MSP (Malappuram)
- Rapid Response and Rescue Force – RRRF (Pandikkad)
- India Reserve Battalion – IRBn (Thrissur)
- State Industrial Security Force -SISF(Thiruvananthapuram)
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Kerala Police Constable: Eligibility Criteria
The applicants must have passed out either class 10th or 12th or an equivalent examination from the recognized Board/ University or Institutes.
MEN & WOMEN: 19 yrs. to 25 yrs.
The applicants must have a minimum age of 19 yrs. and the maximum age limit can be 25 yrs.
Kerala PSC Constable 2020: Selection Process
To get selected for Kerala Police Jobs, candidates have to undergo the following recruitment rounds like:
- Written Test
- Physical Measurement Test (PMT)
- Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
- Document Verification
- Medical Test
Candidates who aspire to take the posts, have to first go through the tough Kerala Police recruitment selection procedure. Success in this promises all the aspirants a challenging and one of the most coveted jobs in the Kerala Police Force. It is an opportunity to serve the nation. Start your preparations now and ensure higher ranks in all upcoming Kerala PSC examinations. Entri will help you with the previous year question papers and a large number of mock tests for each exam. Choose your language( Malayalam or English) and log in after freely downloading the application. Practice the tests and improve your scores. Ask doubts to the expert panel and also, make peer groups for sharing doubts and ideas. Moreover, listen to subject-wise classes and shortcuts and super tricks to remember the portions. Navigate through Entri, the single platform for all Kerala PSC examinations. Wishing you all good luck with the exam preparation!