PARA Regiment Special Force Selection Process
PARA Regiment Bharti: Parachute Regiment consists of PARA and PARA Special Force Battalions. Para Regiment Special Force Selection Procedure, Physical Standard, Physical Efficiency Test, Special Pay and Allowance, PRTC Recruitment, PARA Training, Para Bharti Height, Weight, Chest, Physical Test and other details for information of candidates are given below.
Additional Monitory Benefits: Soldier of Para Regiment are entitled to get following additional pay and allowances while deployed/serving with the Special Force Parachute Regiment or Para Battalions:-
(a) Special Force Allowances – 17,300/- + Pay+Other allowances
(b) PARA Pay (Para Battalion) – 6,000/ + Pay+Other allowances
Selection Process for Recruitment into PARA Regiment: With a view to recruit motivated and volunteer soldiers into the PARA Regt, following process would be followed with immediate affect :-
(a) PARA Regiment Recruitment Eligibility: Successful and eligible candidates those attaining 100% marks in Physical Fitness tests and 50% marks in Written Test and are in merit will be asked to exercise an option of joining the ELITE PARA Regiment by Army Recruiting Offices just prior to their dispatch. These volunteers candidates will be subjected to additional physical efficiency tests for selection for PRTC Training.
(b) Para Regiment Training/Screening Test: These candidates who have exercised the option of joining the PARA Regiment will have the assurance of joining the already allotted Parent Regiment if they fail to qualify in the special screening tests for PARA Regiment.
(c) Para Regiment Physical Fitness Test: Volunteers candidates will be subjected to special physical efficiency tests for PRTC Recruitment as stated below :-
i) 5 Km Run: To be completed within 20 Minutes
ii) Chin Up: Minimum 14 Chin Up (Beam)
iii) Push Up: Minimum 40 reps to be completed with in 01 minute.
iv) Sit Up: Minimum 80 reps to be completed within 02 minutes.
v) Meter Shuttle: To be completed 17 times in 01 Minute.
(e) The selected candidates will be dispatched to PRTC for further training.
(f) Physical standard age, height, weight, chest will be as per area and states.
(f) In case the selected candidates are not able to meet requisite training standards at PRTC, they will be transferred to the parent Regiment for further training.