JAMMU: L Mohanti, Additional DGP, Armed J&K issued the promotion orders of 2300 Constables of J&K Armed Police (JKAP) to the rank of Selection Grade Constables (SGCTs).
The promotees include the eligible Constables appointed in J&K Armed Police upto mid-2003. In this context, formal order No 740 of 2017 dated 22-09-2017 was issued by Armed Police Headquarters J&K Srinagar. These promotions have been made in pursuance to Government’s decision for increase in the strength of Selection Grade Constables to 50% of the total number of Constables in Police department vide J&K Government’s orders No 183-F of 2017 dated 12.06.2017. In pursuance of the afore mentioned Government order, promotion cases of 2300 more eligible Constables appointed in J&K Armed Police upto mid-2007 are also under process and their promotion orders are likely to be issued within the next week.