Somatirtha Purohit

The Punjab Police recruitment board has published a notification for the recruitment of constables in the District Police Cadre of the Punjab Police.

Interested and eligible candidates can apply online through the official website at

The application process will commence on February 15 and the last date for the submission of application forms is March 8.

Punjab Police Recruitment Details

Total Vacancy: 1746 posts

  • General/Open/Unreserved: 738 posts

  • Scheduled Castes Balmiki/Mazhbi Sikhs: 180 posts

  • Scheduled Castes Ramdasia & Others: 180 posts

  • Backward Classes: 180 posts

  • Ex-Serviceman (General): 126 posts

  • Ex-Serviceman Scheduled Castes Balmiki/Mazhbi Sikh: 36 posts

  • Ex-Serviceman Scheduled Castes Ramdasia & Others: 36 posts

  • Ex-Serviceman Backward Classes: 36 posts

  • Wards of Police Personnel: 36 posts

  • Economically Weaker Sections: 180 posts

  • Wards of Freedom Fighters: 18 posts

Age Limit

The candidates should be between the age of 18 to 28 years as on January 1 2023.

Educational Qualification

For being eligible to apply, the candidate must have passed 10+2 or its equivalent from a recognized Education Board/University. 

For the Ex-Servicemen, the minimum educational qualification shall be Matriculation.

Pay Scale

As per the Punjab Government, the pay scale of the Constable post is Rs 19,900 and the minimum pay admissible of Rs 19,900 per month for three years from the date of joining in service.

Selection Process

Computer Based, Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) type Papers
Physical Measurement Test (PMT) and Physical Screening Test (PST)
Document Scrutiny

Application Fee

  • General candidates: Rs 1,100

  • Ex-Servicemen (ESM) of Punjab State only/Lineal Descendants of ESM: Rs 500

  • SC/ST of all States and Backward Classes of Punjab State only: Rs 600

  • Economically Weaker Sections(EWS): Rs 600

How To Apply

Visit the official website,
Click on the recruitment link
Fill out the application form
Pay the application fee
Download and take a printout of the application for future purpose

Check the detailed notification.