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Delhi Police Constable Job Profile and Salary

Updated On -

Jun 1, 2021

The Staff Selection Commission shortly addressed as SSC had released the notification on 01 August 2020 for the first time for the academic year 2020- 2021.

  • Among the citizens of Indian capital Delhi trying for jobs in the governmental sector, police jobs remain the top preferred due to the salary and profile value of the post in the community.
  • All the candidates with the aspiration to crack and get placed in the post must also be aware of the toughness in the recruitment process and almost impossible with no proper hard work.

For all the candidates aspiring to crack the SSC examination and placements held to recruit police officers for the Indian capital of Delhi, this article shall remain highly useful.

Delhi Constable exam 2020- Job/Exam Highlights

Particulars Details
Name of the exam Delhi Police Constable Recruitment exam
The board/commission conducting the exam The staff selection commission shortly addressed as SSC
Name of the post(s) recruited through the exam Executive male and female constables
Mode of application filling processes Computer-based/online mode
Mode of the exam Computer-based/ online mode
Location of the recruited posts (place of job) New Delhi
Fixed salary/payment scale Rs 21700 - 69100/- per month.
Application or registration fee based on the candidate's significant social category The commission has set up a registration fee based on the candidate's social category,
  • For General/non-creamy layered candidates: Rs 100/-
  • For candidates belonging to OBC/SC/ST/PwD/EWC/Women categories: No registration fee.
Level of the exam All India level/National level
Total vacant posts available 5846 vacant posts
The medium of the exam question paper The commission offers two options for candidates to choose,
  • English
  • Hindi
Negative marking (if any) The board shall deduct 0.25 marks from the total score for each incorrect answer.
Process/steps of post recruitment The commission follows four steps for the recruitment process,
  1. Online exam
  2. Test for physical endurance
  3. The physical measurement of the candidate
  4. Final medical test of the candidate
Website handle for online application processes ssc.nic.in
Official website of the commission https://www.delhipolice.nic.in/
Constable Vacancy

Aspiring candidates can also download Delhi Police Constable Practice Papers to evaluate themselves.

Delhi police constable 2020- Total vacancies

The commission has set up the post vacancies based on total availability and demand of the post mentioned.

Name of the post Total vacancy of the post (availability)
Executive constable- in Male 3433 vacant posts
Executive constable- in Female 1944 vacant posts
Executive constable- In Male,
  • For Ex-Servicemen
The category includes those with backlogs in SC-19 and ST-15
226 vacant posts
Executive constable- In male,
  • For Ex-Servicemen
  • Ex- Commando (Para-3.2)
The category includes those with backlogs in categorise of SC-34 and ST-19
1944 vacant posts
Total 5846 vacant posts
Constable Jobs

Delhi Police Constable- Profile of the Job

A candidate desiring to become the police constable of Delhi must know the profile of the post, responsibilities, tasks, etc. to fulfil the qualities and succeed in the duty. The table mentioned below shall provide a wide range of information about Delhi police constable.

Name of the post/job Responsibility or profile of the job
Complaint registration
  • A candidate appointed as the police constable of the particular police station shall have to register the complaints made by the people living in that specific area.
  • A person appointed as a police constable shall have to take actions as per the advice/order made by a senior officer of that particular station.
Desk job
  • A constable shall be assigned with the desk job, meaning that she/he will have to make a report while patrolling in the streets every day.
  • The constable shall need to submit the everyday report to a senior officer of that particular station.
Street patrolling
  • A person appointed as a police constable must go on rounds in the allotted area.
  • A constable shall have to make sure the area's safety, peace for people living there and free of crimes.
Helping the assistant sub-inspector(ASI) or sub-inspector(SI). During the investigation of a crime, a constable shall have to work under ASI or SI and help them investigate the case.
The job of multitasking
  • A constable shall have to take up the job of another officer.
  • The constable wouldn't have to multi-task every time but when an officer in the station remains absent.
Constable Salary

Delhi police constable- Features of the Salary

The board has introduced a few new factors and made recent changes in the sum of the wage after the seventh pay commission by the central government.

Particulars Details
The average pay scale of a Delhi police constable Rs 21700 - 69100/- per month.
Specified allowance of a Delhi police constable DA+HRA+TA+RP+GS+NPS+MF+CGEGIS
House Rent Allowance (HRA) INR. 5,208 (24% of Basic Pay)
Basic Pay for Delhi Police Constable INR. 21, 700/-
Travelling Allowance INR. 4, 212/-
Dearness Allowance INR. 3, 689/- (17% of basic pay)
Ration pay INR. 3,636/-
National pension system INR. 2, 539/-
Central Government Employees Group Insurance Scheme (CGEGIS) INR. 30/-
Martyrs Fund INR. 10/-
Totally deducted amount INR. 2, 579/-
Gross salary INR 38, 635/-
In hand salary received by a Delhi police constable INR. 36, 046/-

A candidate aspiring to become a police constable of the Indian capital Delhi must work hard and perform decently in several steps of the recruitment process such as an online written exam, test for physical endurance, the physical measurement of the candidate and final medical examination of the candidate—All the very best.

Constable FAQs

FAQs

Ques. When does a Delhi police constable receive the year-end bonus?

Ans. A Delhi police constable receives the year-end bonus in the month of January every year.

Ques. Will a police constable have to multitask every day?

Ans. No, higher police officers order Delhi police constable to multitask only when an officer of the station is absent for the duty.

3 Months Crash Course

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.

Comments


7 Comments
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lakshay kakkar
How can I become a police constable in Delhi Police?
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kavita rani

Hi Lakhay. Some of the important topics that are asked include MS Excel, Function and Formulas, Opening and Closing Documents, Elements of Word Processing, Communication, Elements of Spread Sheet, Chats, etc.

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sunny pandey
"What is the role of assistant sub-inspector(ASI) or sub-inspector(SI)?
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kavita rani

During the investigation of a crime, a constable shall have to work under ASI or SI and help them investigate the case.

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pradeepraje
"What is the Desk job in Delhi Police?
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kavita rani

Hi Pradeepraj. A constable shall be assigned with the desk job, meaning that she/he will have to make a report while patrolling in the streets every day. The constable are supposed to submit the everyday report to a senior officer of that particular station.

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sameer
What is the Process/steps of post recruitment?
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kavita rani

Hi Sameer. The commission follows four steps for the recruitment process, including Online exam, Test for physical endurance, The physical measurement of the candidate, and Final medical test of the candidate

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rohan bharti
What is the registration fee based on the candidate's social category?
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kavita rani

For General/non-creamy layered candidates, INR 100 will be charged, while the candidates belonging to OBC/SC/ST/PwD/EWC/Women categories don’t have to pay any registration fee.

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avinash sahu
What is the career prospect of the constable post?
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kavita rani

Hi Avinash. Delhi Police Constable is a ministerial post under Level 4 and Group C, and as per the pay scale, shortlisted candidates will get salary anywhere between INR 21,700 – INR 69,100. Also there are many chances of promotion.
More details about perks, salary, etc. are available here.
 

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sameer
Is Delhi Police Constable Exam tough?
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kavita rani

Hi Sameer. Delhi Police Constable recruitment is done in four stages including a written test, medical test, physical test and document verification. In case you prepare well for the exam, you can get a good score. Check out useful preparation tips here.