There is an urge in Indian youth to join the Indian Army, after looking at this the Indian Army has come up with a proposal “Tour of Duty”. Any Youth in the country can be a part of the Indian Army for 3 Years and experience the workings and real-life situation handling in the Army.
If you are looking forward or dreaming to spend some time serving the nation in the Indian Civil Army then this opportunity is for you. The Tour of Duty will be considered for a period of 3 years in the field of logistics and front-line training. This is a great opportunity for those who are looking for a disciplined and dedicated lifestyle like Army personnel.
This Tour of Duty will increase the confidence, skills of communications, patience, concentration, etc in the participants. According to an army personal in the initial stage, a batch of about 100 officers and 1000 men will be recruited on a trial basis, this concept is more like an internship in the Indian army.
At this time the Indians select candidates under the Army Short Service Commission for a period of 10 years which can be increased to 14 years.
As per the proposal training of volunteers, salary, allowances and other expenses would cost around 80-85 lakh, it will be around Rs 5.12 crore for an officer working for 10 years and if he chooses to extend his tenure then it will cost around Rs. 6.83 crore.