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Chhattisgarh Police Department Recruitment


On 1st November 2000, Chhattisgarh emerged as a new State on the Indian map. The State Police Department came into existence as a separate entity after the emergence of the State. Like all other Police departments across the globe, the department works as a law enforcement agency within the State of Chattisgarh. Its responsibilities are to maintain Law and Order across all the twenty seven districts of the State. Naxalism in the State remains one of the biggest challenges for Chattisgarh police to deal with. The department advertises posts from time to time based on the human resource requirement in all the branches of law enforcement. It recruits eligible candidates into various government positions in its department. Drona provides unique guidance which helps the aspirants to clear all steps in this competitive exam. 


The other important state government recruitment notifications are Chattisgarh engg Services, Chhattisgarh Forest, Chattisgarh PSC Posts, Chattisgarh TET, etc. Other important state governments that issue recruitment notification are Bihar, Assam, Madhyapradesh, Andhra pradesh, Tamil Nadu, etc.

S.NoPost & Pay ScaleAgeEducation Qualification

Pay: Rs. 5200- 20,200/-

as grade pay 1900.

18-28 yearsCandidates MUST have Passed 10th standard, 12th or Higher Secondary or equivalent from a Recognised Board of Chattisgarh/ Madhya pradesh.


Relaxations are in accordance with the Government rules and regulations, that are subject to change from time to time.

Physical Standards

  • For General Category:

Height- 168 cm, Chest- 81-86 cm

  • For SC Category:

Height-165 cm, Chest- 79-84 cm

  • For Gorkha, Garhwali Category:

Height-158 cm, Chest- 76-81 cm

  • For ST Category:

Height-153 cm, Chest- 79-84 cm

  • For OBC Category:

Height-158 cm, Chest- 79-84 cm


All important updates pertaining to the vacancies, examinations, results, exam schedules, etc. of Chattisgarh Police category are issued in the State from time to time. Chattisgarh Police department is responsible for making available all the notifications pertaining to all the jobs under Chattisgarh Police category. Aspirants are advised to visit Drona to keep track of the latest notifications which are updated on daily basis subject to the need.

  • Current Notifications           click here
  • Upcoming Notifications       click here
  • Previous Notifications         click here

Application Procedure

  • Visit www.cgpolice.gov.in
  • Press Recruitment CAF (04 I R Battalions Recruitment)
  • Find Online Application Form and go through all the instructions
  • Fill-in all the details carefully
  • Submit the Application Form
  • Get the printout of “Online Application” for future use

Selection Procedure

Physical Test

Candidates will be filtered based on the stamina that will be reflected from a long race. To check the physical fitness, there are different criteria for males and females. One is supposed to pass the test in order to qualify for the position.

Written test

This exam will be based on 10th class board exam & 12th class board exam. Hence, shortlisting will be done considering the total of 300 marks.

Verification of original documents and Medical Examination

Candidates who are able to qualify the second stage of the process i.e. the Physical Efficiency Test, there documents will be verified and besides that, they will be also taken for a medical examination.

Exam Pattern

There will be a Physical Efficiency Test comprising 150 marks. The test will include the following:

  • 400 metre Run
  • 1500 metre Run
  • 5 Km Run

Written Exam

S.NoSubjectQuestions & MarksDuration
1General Knowledge1002 Hours
2Logical Reasoning

Document Verification and Medical Examination

  • Document Verification

The shortlisting of the candidates will be done based on the total marks secured in the Physical Efficiency Test and subsequently shall be required to attend the medical examination.

  • Medical Examination

Candidates who are shortlisted and whose records are found correct shall be required to attend a medical examination conducted by the Council.


The syllabus should be read properly as there is just one test testing your subject knowledge. Passing written test is mandatory to qualify the selection procedure.  

Following are the links that will direct you to the syllabus:

  • Click here
  • Click here
  • Click here

Preparation Strategy/Tips and Tricks

For any position in the Police department, it is required to stay physically fit and healthy for this job. A rigorous workout routine and diet control is needed to come up to the physical standards. A strong will power and passion towards Police related jobs will take you ahead. The basic mantra remains disciplined workout to build a strong and a healthy body.

The syllabus should also be read thoroughly but more focus should be given to maintaining the prescribed physical standards.

Tips for Examination

Examinations can be stressful, so one needs to calm down on the day of examination. Here are the few tips to help you during the examination-

  • Be confident and positive.
  • Revise the topics in your mind.
  • When you’re in the Examination Hall, check the details to ensure that you have filled them thoroughly.
  • Always attempt the easy questions first.
  • Maintain your cool during the exam.
  • Recheck your Answer sheet before coming out of the examination hall.

Exam Resources

  • Previous Papers
  • Solved Papers
  • Books

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