17/09/2015

Indian Army Height and Weight Requirement for Various States

A number of candidates apply for Soldier GD posts in India Army. Usually candidates apply through Army Bharti Rallies which are conducted in different states and regions in different months. People often think than minimum height and weight requirements are same for all states and regions. But the reality is that minimum height and weight differs in different regions. Physical standard of people of different states differ due to geographical and genetic conditions. Therefore same height and weight standard can't work for different states.

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Indian Army Height and Weight Requirement


The table given below contain minimum height and weight and standard for people of different states of India.

Name of State / CatogoryMinimum Height
(cm)
Weight
(kg)
Chest
(Un-expanded)(cm)
J&K,
Himchal Pradesh
Punjab(Area South and West of Region the Inter State Border between Himachal Pradesh and Punjab and North and East of Road of Mukerian Hoshiarpur, Garh Shankar and Ropar) Garhwal and Kumaon (Uttaranchal)
GD-166
Tech-163
NA-163
4877
Sikkim
Nagaland
Arunachal Pradesh
Manipur
Tripura
Mizoram
Meghalaya
Assam
Hill Region of West Bengal
(Darjeeling and Kalimpong
Districts)
GD-160
Tech-157
NA-157
4877
Punjab
Haryana
Chandigarh
Delhi
Rajasthan
Western UP (Meerut and Agra Divisions)
GD-170
Tech-170
NA-170
5077
Eastern UP
Bihar
West Bengal
Jharkhand
Orissa
GD-169
Tech-169
NA-169
5077
Madhya Pradesh
Chattisgarh
Gujarat
Maharashtra
Dadra NagarHaveli
Daman and Diu
GD-168
Tech-167
NA-167
5077
Andhra Pradesh
Karnataka
TamilNadu
Kerala
Goa and Pondicherry
GD-166
Tech-165
NA-165
5077
Ladakhi1575077
Gorkhas both Nepalese and Indian1604877
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Lakshadweep Group including Minicoy Settlers
165
Locals-155
4877
Brigade of the Guards1735077
Clerk/Store Keeper Technician ( for all Regions)1625077
Medium Arty1705077
Corps of Military Police1735077
RT JCO1555077

In the above table some abbr are used. Their meaning is given here.
GD means Soldier GD (General Duty)
Tech means Soldier (Technical)
NA means Nursing Assistant

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For following posts, height weight and chest is same as applicable for Soldier GD of that Region.
  • Junior Commissioned Officer (Catering)
  • Surveyor Auto Cartographer
  • Havildar Education

Relaxation in Height, weight and chest is also provided in some cases. These relaxation details are mentioned below.


Height RelaxationWeight
Relaxation
Chest
Relaxation
Sons of Servicemen
Ex-Service-men
War Widow
Widow of Ex-Servicemen
2cm2kg1cm
Adopted Son/Son-in-Law of a War Widow, if she has no son2cm2kg1cm
National / State level sportsmen who have earned 1st or 2nd rank2cm5kg3cm

We hope that this information about height weight and chest will help you if you are planning to appear in Indian Army Bharti Rally.

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1 comments:

  1. my date of birth is 5th may 1994
    am i eligible for Indian army, i graduated in commerce(B.com)
    i'm eager to work and give service to mother nation.

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