New ‘Tattoo’ rules for recruitment in Indian Defence Forces


29 Jun 2015

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The department has released new norms on the permissibility of tattoo in the body of the candidates recruitment in Defence forces. Now any candidate will be barred from the selection during selection process on finding any tattoo on the body. The latest rules state immediate dismissal of the candidate.

ST candidates have been relaxed from the rule allowing the tattoo anywhere on the body. But the tattoos will be accepted on certain conditions for the candidates belonging to other categories. Till now different policies were applicable in different places in recruitment process. Now, a single set of rules and guidelines have been circulated for all.

These rules are currently implemented only in SSB interview. However, it may be implemented in soldier recruitment process in future.

According to new rules the tatto is permissible anywhere between palm and elbow. Besides, it is also allowed at the backside of the fist but it should not be ridiculous. A candidate can have the tattoo of the name of his family member. Religious signs are also acceptable.

New 'Tattoo' rules for recruitment in Indian Defence Forces


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  1. gangadhara rao

    I have a tattoo on my right hand of 4inch .
    am i eligible for defence jobs?
    please reply sir…

  2. charanjeet singh

    Sir mere right hand te tatto hai…… panjab police ch tatoo allowed hai

  3. LANKE EDUKONDALU

    I have a 8-1.5cm sized tattoo between my palm and elbow .can I join in Indian armed forces

  4. jyoti prakash mohanty

    ssc

  5. narendran

    sir/madam, i have tattoo in right side of my neck. am i eligible for defense job?

  6. venkatesh

    sir/madam i have a tattoo on my right hand shoulder im eligible for defence jobs pls reply known persons…

  7. Joseph

    Sir/mam I draw a name in left side chest I’m eligible for work in bsf junior engineer old reply

  8. Golla Thirumalesh

    Sir I have a tattoo on my right hand on my bicep iam eligible in engineering army job say sir

  9. Golla Thirumalesh

    Sir I had tattoo on my right side biceps my god venkateswara photo iam eligible for engineering army job say replay sir

  10. Kundu

    I have tattoo’s on my bck fist nd on my chst its allowed or not???

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