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Delhi Police Constable Selection Process 2021

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Jan 13, 2021

Being knowledgeable of the selection procedure is the first step towards the preparation for any competitive exam. Lakhs of aspirants have applied for the Delhi Police Constable post, but only a handful of them are aware of the actual procedure. Further, in the article, we will cover some essential features of the Delhi Police Constable Selection Procedure 2020, which will undoubtedly help you prepare effectively.

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DP Constable Overview

Overview of Delhi Police Constable Selection

Description Details
Name of the Authority Delhi Police
Name of the Posts Constable
Mode of Application Online
Similar Jobs Delhi police Requirement
Job Type Delhi Gov Jobs
Work Location New Delhi
Official portal https://www.delhipolice.nic.in/
DP Constable Selection Process

Delhi Police Constable Selection Process 2020

The conventional procedure for selection was that the applicants need to qualify the Physical Endurance test to appear for the pen paper-based examination. However, keeping the coronavirus pandemic into consideration, the selection process has been changed from past years. Now the Delhi Police Constable Selection Process will be done on a CBT (Computer Based Test) mode followed by Physical Endurance & Measurement Qualifying Test.

CBT (Computer Based Test)

The staff selection will conduct the CBT (Computer Based Test) mode on all India based across the country. All candidates, including Ex-Servicemen, shall be put through a computer-based examination of One-and-a-half-hour duration.

According to the notice issued, the written exam will be 100 marks, consisting of 4 sections

  • Reasoning
  • G.K/ Current Affairs
  • Maths
  • Computer Fundamentals.

The written exam is the primary stage of the recruitment process. Examine the marks allocation and number of questions of each section in the table below.

Subjects Total Questions Marks Test Duration
Reasoning 25 25 1Hour 30 Minutes
GK/ Current Affairs 50 50
Numerical Ability 15 15
Computer Knowledge 10 10
Total 100 100

Essential Points

  • Type of written exam: Objective
  • Mode of the exam: Computer Based Online paper.
  • Total number of questions and marks: 100 Questions of 100 Marks.
  • There will be a negative marking of 0.25 (1/4) Marks for each wrong answer.
  • The Question Paper will be available in both, i.e., Hindi and English Language.
  • The Written Exam paper is of 1 hour 30 minutes (90 Minutes) only.
DP Constable Syllabus

Delhi Police Constable Exam Subject Wise Syllabus

General Knowledge/Current Affairs

  1. Current Affairs
  2. Constitution of India
  3. Politics
  4. Geography
  5. Economics
  6. Social Studies
  7. History
  8. Sports
  9. Countries & their capitals/General Science

Reasoning

  1. Logical Problems
  2. Visual Problems
  3. Discrimination
  4. Analyzing given problems
  5. Coding & Decoding
  6. Reasoning based on figures and verbal data
  7. Problems based on relationship and family tree
  8. Similarities and differences
  9. Analogies/Syllogism

Numerical Ability

  1. Algebra
  2. Basic Arithmetic
  3. Geometry
  4. Trigonometry
  5. Statics
  6. Data interpretation
  7. Algebra
  8. Mensuration

Computer Fundamentals

  1. MS Excel, Function and Formulas
  2. Opening and Closing Documents
  3. Elements of Word Processing
  4. Communication
  5. Elements of Spread Sheet
  6. Chats
  7. Video conferencing
  8. E-Banking
  9. WWW and Web Browsers
  10. Services on the Internet
  11. Internet
  12. Editing of Cells
  13. Formatting the Text and its presentation features
  14. Web sites
  15. Blogs
  16. Basics of E-mail
  17. Web Browsing Software
  18. Sending/receiving of Emails and its related functions
  19. Text Creation
  20. Search Engines
  21. URL
  22. HTTP
  23. FTP
  24. Word Processing Basics.
DP Constable Test

Physical Endurance & Measurement Tests

Physical Endurance & Measurement Tests are mandatory for both Male and Female aspirants. However, the standards and criteria for both categories are several. The requirements for the Delhi Police Physical Endurance & Measurement Tests are highlighted below:

Delhi Police Constable Physical Measurements

Delhi Police Constable (Male)

  • Height 170 cms
  • Chest 81 cms - 85 cms (minimum of 4 cms extension)

Height Relaxation for males are mentioned below:

  • For the applicants who are citizens of the hilly region are given five cms of relaxation.
  • ST candidates (5 cms relaxation).
  • Son/Daughter of either serving/ retired or died Delhi police personnel/ Multitasking Staff

Chest Relaxation for males are mentioned below:

  • Five cms for residents of Hill areas
  • Five cms for ST candidates
  • Five cms for sons of either serving retired or deceased Delhi Police personnel/ Multitasking Staff of Delhi Police.

Delhi Police Constable (Female)

  • Height: 157 cms
  • Chest: NA

Height Relaxation for female candidates:

  • Two cms for candidates who are residents of the hilly region.
  • SC/ST candidates (2 cms)
  • Five cms for the Daughter of either serving retired or deceased Delhi police personnel/ Multitasking Staff

Physical Endurance Test

Delhi Police Constable Physical Endurance Test covers various activities like high jump, 1600 mts race, and long jump. To get passed, candidates need to satisfy all the requirements mentioned in the table below:

Physical Efficiency Test: Male Candidates

Age Race 1600 Mts Long Jump High Jump
Up to 30 Years 06 Minutes 14 Feet 3'9''
Above 30 to 40 years 07 Minutes 13 Feet 3'6''
Above 40 years 08 Minutes 12 Feet 3'3''

Physical Efficiency Test: Female Candidates

Age Race 1600 Mts Long Jump High Jump
Up to 30 Years 08 Minutes 10 feet 3 feet
Above 30 to 40 years 09 Minutes 9 feet 2'9''
Above 40 years 10 Minutes 8 feet 2'6''

Medical Criteria for Male & Female Candidates:

For a more reliable side, candidates are advised to get their medical tests and carry all their certificates. Candidates are advised to undergo Delhi Police Constable medical examination by Civil Surgeon before arriving for the constable examination.

Following are the specifications of the medical standards:

  • Candidates should have a good state of health, both physically and mentally.
  • Candidates must have high colour vision and free from defect/deformity/disease (vision 6/12 without glasses both eyes)
  • Tattoos on different parts of the body:
    • Content - Tattoos representing religious symbols or figures and the name, as followed in the Indian Army, shall be approved.
    • Location - Tattoos marked on standard sections of the body like the forearm's inner aspect, but only left forearm, being non saluting limb or dorsum of the hands shall be allowed.
  • Size - Size must be less than 114 of the distinct part (Elbow or Hand) of the body.
DP Constable FAQs

FAQ's

Ques. Is Delhi Police Constable right Choice for Police Job?

Ans. A Police Constable is the Lowest Rank Police personnel that senior to Home Guard and Serve under the head constable's supervision. If you are thinking of Police Job, you can join as Constable After the 12th examination itself.

Ques. What is Career growth for Delhi Police Constable?

Ans. A Constable can serve as Head Constable after 6 to 7 years of assistance. And can be promoted as well.

Ques. What is the selection method for the Delhi Police Constable exam?

Ans. The candidates get selected based on their CBT, physical, and medical accomplishment and scrutinizing their certificates.

Ques. Is there any mark deduction for the Delhi Police Constable CBT examination?

Ans. Yes, there will be a mark deduction of 0.25 (1/4) Marks for each incorrect answer.

Ques. What is the time boundary for the Delhi Police Constable CBT exam?

Ans. Total duration of time is 1 hour and 30 minutes (90 minutes) is given for the Delhi Police Constable CBT exam.

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

Comments


5 Comments
K
koyena biswas
How many candidates applied for Delhi police constable?
K
kavita rani

Hi Koyena. The notification of Delhi Police Recruitment was recently announced announcing a total number of 5846 vacancies of Constable post. Lakhs of candidates applied for the same. Other details related to the same are mentioned here.
Further details related to the exam are mentioned here.
 

P
prahasti
What is salary of Delhi police constable?
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kavita rani

Hi Prahasti. Delhi Police Constable Salary is based on the PayScale of INR. 21,700 – INR. 6,9100. Also, they are entitled to get other allowances which are calculated based on the Basic Pay and other factors.
Get other details related to the salary by tapping here.
 

N
neha
What is the selection process for Delhi Police selection process?
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kavita rani

Hi Neha. Considering the coronavirus pandemic, the selection process has been changed from past years. Now the Delhi Police Constable Selection Process will be done on a CBT (Computer Based Test) mode followed by Physical Endurance & Measurement Qualifying Test. Further details are here.
 

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sunny pandey
how to become acp in delhi police?
K
kavita rani

Hi Sunny. The eligibility criteria to become an ACP include passing the Civil Service exam conducted by the UPSC or State PSC in order to become a ACP. The candidate must also have a degree in any discipline from a recognized university in India. The age limit for the candidates is from 21 years to 30 years.

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sunny pandey
how to become inspector in delhi police?
K
kavita rani

Hi Sunny. Candidates are supposed to clear the entrance examination, which takes place in four stages including Written Examination, PST/PET Exam, Personality Test, and last, Medical Exam.