March 26, 2011 3:18:19 pm
Jammu and Kashmir government on Saturday said that 9,598 appointments have been made in the state’s police department in the last two years.
In a written reply to questions of Mehbooba Mufti (PDP),Ashok Khajuria (BJP),G M Saroori (Cong) and R S Sharma (NC) in the Assembly,Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said 9035 appointments were made through Police Recruitment Board (PRB).
47 appointments were made under compassionate grounds,47 on-the-spot recruitment and 10 appointments made on court probes,he said.
Since 1998,658 eligible candidates were selected as constables in J&K Police during recruitment drive,he said
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