STATE TIMES NEWS
SAMBA: 129 Infantry Battalion (TA) Ecological JAK LI will carry recruitment rally for General Duty (All Ex-Servicemen from J and K State only) at District Police Line Samba (J and K) for Ex-Servicemen (to include Army, Navy and Air Force) on August 25, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
Ex-Servicemen upto the rank of Havildar till the age of 45 years retired after Aug 31 2012 and are in medical category SHAPE-1 with exemplary/ very good character will be eligible for enrolment. Desirous candidates are required to bring the following documents Pension Payment Order (PPO), discharge book, four passport size colour photographs, Character Certificate, Education Certificate, ECHS Card, Extended Life Insurance Certificate and State Domicile Certificate.
Service in Ecological TA is two years colour service with provision of subsequent enhancement of service after every one year till 55 yrs of age or 17 years of service whichever is earlier. Service in Ecological TA in calendar year is only for a period of eight months with disembodiment (inactive) period of four months. Pay and allowances will be same as per regular army at the minimum scale of soldier for the period of embodiment.