New Delhi. Today, there’s a dialogue of the Agneepath scheme of the central authorities all over the place within the nation. A scheme underneath which youth will get an opportunity to serve within the military. Together with this, they can even get good wage. It’s anticipated that this may improve the power of the nation on the navy entrance within the coming days. In line with Vice Chief Lt Gen BS Raju, by this scheme of the federal government, half of the 12 lakh military personnel might be ‘Agniveer’ by the yr 2030-32. Allow us to inform that the folks recruited underneath this scheme have been named ‘Agniveer’.
Speaking to the English newspaper Instances of India, Vice Chief Lt Gen BS Raju stated, ‘The variety of recruitments might be elevated yearly underneath this scheme. This yr 40 thousand folks might be included in it. By the seventh and eighth years, its quantity will attain 1.2 lakh. Whereas within the tenth and eleventh yr this quantity will attain 1.6 lakhs.
Job alternative as much as 15 years
It’s being stated that underneath this scheme 3000 Agniveers might be recruited within the Air Drive and Navy this yr. Nevertheless, right here additionally the variety of recruitment might be elevated yr after yr. Solely 25 % of the great troopers from every batch of Agniveers might be inducted into the common cadre for the following 15 years. Whereas the remaining 75 % might be eliminated after 4 years.
The common age of the military will improve
In line with Vice Chief Lt Gen BS Raju, this scheme can even improve the health of the military. He stated that at current the common age within the military is 32 years. However after 6-7 years of recruitment of Agniveers, this common age will come all the way down to 24-26 years.
‘Scheme won’t hurt’
Some specialists are claiming that after recruitment from this scheme, the passion and spirit of the youth within the military could be decreased. As a result of their recruitment might be for less than 4 years. Some persons are additionally saying that unemployment can improve within the nation. In actual fact, after each 4 years, about 75 % of the folks might be laid off. Nevertheless, BS Raju refutes these claims.
FIRST PUBLISHED : June 16, 2022, 11:04 AM IST