Tour of Duty

Defence veterans give mixed reactions to Agnipath scheme

The process of recruiting about 46,000 youth — boys and girls aged between 17.5 years and 21 years — for the armed forces for a four-year tenure has received both praise and criticism.

published on : 15th June 2022

Tour of Duty Entry in forces likely by May-end

The rigours involved in selection won’t change, but there can be some changes in the induction process.

published on : 21st May 2022

Inducting youth for three years under 'Tour of Duty' proposal not good for Army, say officers

In the case of the Short Service Commission too, the service period was raised to 10 years because it was not serving the intended aim, said a retired officer

published on : 5th May 2022