One thousand Tamil Youths to the Police Service

The Police Department on Wednesday commenced interviews to recruit 1,000 Tamil youth to the police service. The interviews will be continued for several days.

These interviews are being held to recruit both men and women sub-inspectors and police constables, and police drivers to serve in the districts of the Northern Province and all applicants are from districts in the Northern Province. The selected individuals will be trained at police training schools before being posted to police stations in the Northern Province

Earlier this month a batch of 336 Tamil police constables including 16 women officers from the Northern and Eastern provinces were admitted to the police service after being provided them basic training

Meanwhile, the Police Department has also launched Tamil language crash courses to existing Police officers to make them capable of communicating in Tamil. (niz)

Source: Government News Portal