A candidate shall be a:
i) Citizen of India; or
ii) Citizen of Nepal; or
iii) Subject of Bhutan; or
iv) Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the Ist January. 1962, with the intention
of permanently settling in India; or
v) A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka and East
African countries of Kenya, Uganda and United Republic of Tanzania (formerly
Tanganyika and Zanzibar) Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the
intention of permanently settling in India;
Provided that a candidate other than the candidates possessing Indian nationality shall be a
person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Competent Authority
as notified Punjab Civil Services (General and Common Conditions of Service) Rules, 1994.
8. Special Instructions for the post of Deputy Superintendent of Police and Deputy
Superintendent of Jails (Grade-II)/ District Probation Officer (Jails),
8.1 The candidates who opt for the Punjab Police Service and who qualify the Main Competitive Examination shall have to qualify the physical test as per rule 7 (1) of the Punjab Police
Service Rules-1959 read with Notification No. 1/146/94-1H3 (Part-II)/ 1743 dated 09/7/2009,
Each candidate is required to fulfil the following physical standards:

Minimum Height

             Chest Measurement

For Men


For Women

Applicable for men only
    Unexpanded      Expanded
     5 feet 7 inches      5 feet 3 inches      33 inches      34.5 inches

8.2 Besides the above requirement, the candidates have to qualify the Physical Test for the post of Deputy Superintendent Police and Deputy Superintendent of Jails (Grade-II)/ District Probation Officer (Jails), the candidates have to mandatorily qualify the physical test mentioned at Serial no. 1 in the table below. In addition the candidates have to qualify any two physical test events of the three physical test events mentioned at serial no. 2, 3 and 4:-

Sr. No.

Events for Male Candidates

Events for Female Candidates

1. 1600 meters race: To be completed within 07 minutes 30 seconds (only one attempt) 1600 meters race: To be completed within 04 minutes 45 seconds (only one attempt)
2. Long Jump: Minimum 3.60 meters (Three attempts only) Long Jump: Minimum 3.00 meters (Three attempts only)
3. High Jump: Minimum 1.15 meters (Three attempts only) High Jump: Minimum 1.00 meters (Three attempts only)
4. Vertical Rope: 2.0 Meters climb from the ground (Three attempts only) Shuttle: Running between two parallel lines 10 meter apart, five times in 20 seconds (one attempt only)


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