Odisha Police announced a notification on July 02, 2018, for the posts of Sepoys/Constables(Male) in the state of Orissa. Total 2021 posts are announced by the Department. The Last date to apply for the posts is July 26, 2018. The appointment to the posts shall be made initially on contractual basis on consolidated monthly remuneration.
उड़ीसा पुलिस ने उड़ीसा राज्य में सेपॉय / कॉन्स्टेबल (पुरुष) की पदों के लिए 02 जुलाई, 2018 को अधिसूचना की घोषणा की। विभाग द्वारा कुल 2021 पदों की घोषणा की गई है। पदों के लिए आवेदन करने की अंतिम तिथि 26 जुलाई, 2018 है। पदों की नियुक्ति प्रारंभिक मासिक पारिश्रमिक पर अनुबंध आधार पर शुरू की जाएगी।
About Odisha Police:- The Odisha Police Department, abbreviated as either OP or OPS, is the law enforcement agency for the state of Odisha in India. It is headquartered in Cuttack, the former capital of Odisha. Its Motto is We Protect, We Care.
Post Details - post details and Physical Measurement/Physical Efficiency Test for recruitment of Sepoys/Constables in Battalions will be conducted in the following venues as given below:
|Name of the Battalion||UR||SEBC||SC||ST||Total||Recruitment Venue|
|OSAP 1st Bn., Dhenkanal||31||07||10||14||62||Reserve Police Lines Khamar Sahi, Dhenkanal|
|OSAP 3rd Bn, Koraput||73||16||24||33||146||Parade Ground, OSAP 3rd Bn., Koraput|
|OSAP 5th Bn, Baripada||52||12||17||23||104||Battalion Ground, OSAP 5th Bn, Baripada|
|OSAP 8th Bn., Chhatrapur||53||12||17||23||105||Battalion Ground, OSAP 8th Bn., Chhatrapur|
|OSAP 1st (SS) Bn., Sambalpur||97||22||31||43||193||OSAP 1st (SS) Battalion Campus, Sambalpur|
|OSAP 3rd (SS) Bn., Gajapati||89||20||28||40||177||Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Playground, Betaguda, Gajapati|
|OSAP 4th (SS) Bn., Malkangiri||52||11||17||23||103||OSAP 4th (SS) Bn., Battalion Ground, Malkangiri|
|Spl. Security Bn, Bhubaneswar||114||26||37||51||228||Battalion Ground, OSAP 7th Bn., Bhubaneswar|
|1st India Reserve Battalion, Koraput||65||14||21||29||129||Koraput Stadium Ground|
|2nd India Reserve Battalion, Rayagada||16||03||05||07||31||Parade Ground, 2nd IRBn., Bhamini, Gunupur, Rayagada|
|3rd India Reserve Battalion, Jajpur||60||14||19||27||120||Parade Ground, 3rd IRBn., Kalinga Nagar, Jajpur|
|4th India Reserve Battalion, Deogarh||23||05||07||10||45||Battalion Ground, 4th IRBN, Deogarh|
|5th India Reserve Battalion, Boudh||91||20||29||41||181||Parade Ground, 5th IRBn., Boudh|
|6th India Reserve Battalion, Khordha||30||07||10||13||60||Parade Ground, 6th IRBn., Nalipada, Arjunpur, Khordha|
|7th India Reserve Battalion (Specialised), Koraput||95||21||31||43||190||OSAP 3rd Battalion Football Ground, Koraput|
|8th India Reserve Battalion (Specialised), Kandhamal||55||12||18||25||110||
Kabi Samrat Upendra Bhanja College Ground, Bhanjanagar
|9th India Reserve Battalion (Specialised), Kalahandi||19||04||06||08||37||OSAP 6th Battalion, OMP Square, Cuttack|
Candidate must have passed High School Certificate examination or equivalent examination conducted by the Board of Secondary Education, Odisha or by any other recognized Board / Council, A candidate should be able to speak, read and write Odia and must have passed Odia as one of the subjects in the High School Certificate Examination or an examination in Odia Language equivalent to M.E standard, recognized or conducted by the School and Mass Education Department of Government of Odisha.
Physical Measurement -
|Category||Height||Weight||Chest (for Men Only)|
|UR/ SEBC||168 Cm for Men||55 Kg for Men||79 Cm + 5 Cm Expansion|
|SC/ ST||163 Cm for Men||50 Kg for Men||76 Cm + 5 Cm Expansion|
The physical measurement and physical efficiency test will be held in the aforesaid locations w.e.f. 06.08.2018 (Monday) at 7.00 AM. The candidates are requested to be present in their respective venues at the date and time fixed, The aforesaid examination may continue for a long period. Hence, the candidates are required to come prepared to stay for a few days.
Selection will be done on the basis of following parameters -
1) Written Test
2) Physical Measurement and Physical Efficiency Test
3) Driving Test(If he wishes to appear in possesses valid Driving License and the Driving Test)
4) Educational Achievements
5) Sports Achievements
6) National Cadet Crops Certificate (NCC)
Physical Measurement and Physical Efficiency Test - Physical Measurement/Physical Efficiency Test and Written Test will be conducted for selection of candidates. For that process, the candidates are required to come prepared to stay for a few days. Technology may be utilised during the Physical Efficiency Test.
|Run-1.6 Km||within 5 minutes|
|High Jump 3 chances||Qualifying Height 1.22 m|
|Swimming 40m||within 8 minutes|
|Cross Country - 5 Kms||Within 20 minutes|
Driving Test - The test shall be conducted only for those candidates who claim in their applications that they are proficient in driving and possesses either Light or Heavy Vehicle Driving license for the last six months( excluding learning period) or more from the date of advertisement of vacancies and wishes to appear in the driving test for award of marks. Candidate must produce the valid original driving license, which must tally with the details given by him in the Application Form.
Educational Achievements - Marks shall be awarded if the examination has been cleared in 1st attempt. No marks shall be awarded for higher academic qualifications.
Written Test - Written Test shall consist of multiple choice questions in Odia language, English language, Arithmetics, General Knowledge, Aptitude and Logical Reasoning etc. The standard of the questions shall be such that a student who has passed +2 examination is able to answer the questions. Selection Board will decide the minimum qualifying marks in the Written Test.
Sports Achievement - Sports achievement in the disciplines other than 26 listed below shall not be considered for award of marks for recruitment of Civil Constables in District/Establishment -
Archery, Cricket, ludo, Rowing, WeightLifting, Athletics, Cycling, Kabaddi, Shooting, Wrestling, Badminton, Equestrian, Karate Do, Swimming, Basket BaIl, Football, Kayaking & Canoeing, Table Tennis, BodyBuilding, Gymnastic, Lawn Tennis,Tae Kwon Do, Boxing, Hockey, Power Lifting, VolleyBall.
National Cadet Corps (NCC) Certificate - If Candidates has NCC certificates, they will be given preferences.
Medical Examination - The applicants shall produce a self-certificate regarding his/her physical fitness declaring that he/she is fit to participate in different physical efficiency tests and submit it to the recruiting Board while appearing for the physical tests.
How to apply
Application Fees - For General/OBC, application Fee is Rs 150/-. SC/ST candidates are exempted from fees. Fees once paid, will not be refundable.
Modes of Payment - Offline Mode - Pay the Examination Fee through Bank Draft/ Postal Order in Favour of below-mentioned address -
|Name of the Battalion||Payable in favour of||Payable at|
|OSAP 1st Bn., Dhenkanal||Commandant OSAP 1st Bn., Dhenkanal||Dhenkanal|
|OSAP 3rd Bn, Koraput||Commandant OSAP 3rd Bn., Koraput||Koraput|
|OSAP 5th Bn, Baripada||Commandant OSAP 5th Bn, Baripada||Baripada|
|OSAP 8th Bn., Chhatrapur||Commandant OSAP 8th Bn., Chhatrapur||Chhatrapur|
|OSAP 1st (SS) Bn., Sambalpur||Commandant OSAP 1st (SS) Bn, Sambalpur||Sambalpur|
|OSAP 3rd (SS) Bn., Gajapati||Commandant OSAP 3rd (SS) Bn., Gajapati||Paralakehmundi|
|OSAP 4th (SS) Bn., Malkangiri||Commandant OSAP 4th (SS) Bn., Malkangiri||Malkangiri|
|Spl. Security Bn, Bhubaneswar||Commandant OSAP 7th Bn., Bhubaneswar||Bhubaneswar|
|1st India Reserve Battalion, Koraput||Commandant 1st India Reserve Battalion, Koraput||Koraput|
|2nd India Reserve Battalion, Rayagada||Commandant 2nd India Reserve Battalion, Rayagada||Gunupur|
|3rd India Reserve Battalion, Jajpur||Commandant 3rd India Reserve Battalion, Jajpur||Jajpur|
|4th India Reserve Battalion, Deogarh||Commandant 4th India Reserve Battalion, Deogarh||Deogarh|
|5th India Reserve Battalion, Boudh||Commandant 5th India Reserve Battalion, Boudh||Boudh|
|6th India Reserve Battalion, Khordha||Commandant 6th India Reserve Battalion, Khordha||Khordha|
|7th India Reserve Battalion (Specialised), Koraput||Commandant 7th India Reserve Battalion (Specialised), Koraput||Koraput|
|8th India Reserve Battalion (Specialised), Bhanjanagar||
Commandant 8th India Reserve Battalion (Specialised), Bhanjanagar
|9th India Reserve Battalion (Specialised), Kalahandi Camp, Cuttack||Commandant 9th India Reserve Battalion (Specialised), Kalahandi Camp, Cuttack||Cuttack|
How to apply - 1) candidates can download the Application form from the official website of the Odisha police - https://odishapolice.gov.in/ or can download from the link given below.
2) Candidates need to pay Rs 50 as Application Form charges in the shape of Bank Draft/ Postal Order at he concerned District police Office where they intend to apply.
3) The candidates will submit the photocopy of following certificates with the application form with self-attestation-
(i) HSC Certificate or equivalent (for age proof)
(ii) Educational qualification +2 or its equivalent
(iii) Mark sheet of +2 examination
(iv) Caste certificate (For SEBC,SC & ST)
(v) Employment Exchange Certificates (Not applicable for Ex-Servicemen, Home Guards and Group-D Employee of Police Department).
(vi) sports certificates
(vii) NCC certificates
(viii) Driving license
(ix) Discharge certificate (For Ex-Servicemen)
(x) Three coloured passport size photographs ( with self-attestation in Back side of the photo).
For Official Notification in English, Click here - Official Notification
For Application form in English, click here - Application Form
For Official Notification in Odia, Click here - Official Notification
For Application form in Odia, click here - Application Form
Cadre rules for the Posts - Cadre Rules Notification Link
For Corrigendum of the post, Click here - Corrigendum