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Govt extends upper age limit for Agnipath recruitment scheme from 21 to 23 years


  • The age waiver will be given only "one time" for the proposed recruitment cycle for 2022, informed the Defence Ministry. 
  • The decision has been taken as no recruitment had taken place in the last 2 years. 
  • Govt has said that agniveers will be given priority in the recruitment of Central Armed Police Forces and State Police. 
  • There is a misconception that the future of Agniveers is insecure.