Home Ministry`s BIG announcement – Priority to `Agniveers` in recruitment for CAPF, Assam Rifles

 Centre on Tuesday unveiled a “transformative” scheme -“Agnipath” – for the recruitment of soldiers in the Army, Navy and the Air Force largely on a four-year short-term contractual basis, in a major overhaul of the decades-old selection process to bring in fitter and younger troops to deal with future security challenges facing the nation.