Delhi Police has announced the job for the post of the Head Constable in Delhi Police. Delhi Police announces a job for the post of Head Constable every year. It is a very prestigious job profile with a lot of responsibilities involved.

  • As per the Delhi Police Constable Notification, candidates who are interested in this job can apply only if they have a certificate of 10+2 class from a recognized board. 
  • The minimum age of the candidate should not be less than 18 years and not more than 25 years. This means that the candidate should not be born before 02-07-1994 and not after 01-07-2001 as of 1st August 2019.
  • The authority has released 554 Delhi Police Constable Vacancies for the Head Constable post for both males and females.
  • The basic salary of Delhi Police Constable is 25500/- but the candidate will get salary in hand between 35000/- to 38000/- after adding all the allowances.
  • If a candidate has applied for Delhi Police Constable Post the Job profile for this post is different from other Delhi Police Post. In this post the candidate has to various things like – he has to be the Officer in the field, Patrolling in the Streets, Assisting the ASIs in Investigation, Filing Reports, Doing the Desk Job, and Doing Multi-Tasking Stuff.
  • As a Delhi Police Head Constable, you will have immense chances and advantages. The promotions are done at regular intervals and you may get a chance to climb up the ladder.

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Delhi Police Constable Salary 2020

Lakhs of candidates in the whole of India want to get this job in Delhi Police. The rank this post is lower but in view of salary, it is the best option for a candidate. Lots of candidates every year apply for this post. But very few candidates have got success.

Below you can check out the basic Delhi Police Head Constable Salary as permissible by the higher authorities: -

Post Head Constable
Level 4
Group C
Commission 7th Pay
Pay Band 25500/- - 81100/-
Initial Pay 25500/- + Allowances
Allowances DA (Dearness Allowances) + HRA (House Rent Allowances) + TA (Transport Allowances) + Others.

Delhi Police Constable In-Hand Salary after 7th pay Commission

 The basic salary of Delhi Police Constable after the 7th pay commission will be 25500/-.

  • The Dearness Allowance (DA) is 12% of the basic salary.
  • House Rent Allowance (HRA) is 24% of the basic salary.
  • Transport Allowance is based on the spending they do in a day to reach the police station and go back to their home.
  • Salary in Hand after adding all the Allowances is between 35000/- to 38000/-.

 The table below shows the detail information of Delhi Police Constable Salary: -

Post Delhi Police Head Constable
Pay – Scale 25500/- - 81100/-
Basic Pay 25500/-
House Rent Allowances (HRA) (24%) 6120/-
Dearness Allowances (DA) (12%) 3060/-
Transport Allowances 3600/-
In-Hand Salary 35000/- - 38000/-

Delhi Police Constable Salary Allowances and Perks 

The table below shows the Allowances and Perks which candidate gets other than their basic salary:-

Delhi Police Head Constable Basic Pay 2019 25500/-
Dearness Allowance The Dearness Allowance based on the CPI, Currently it is 12% of the Basic Pay under the 7th Pay Commission.
House Rent Allowance The Head Constable in Delhi Police is liable to get an HRA of 24% of the basic pay i.e. 6120/- (approx)
Transport Allowance The Head Constable in Delhi Police is entitled to the transport allowance which is added to the basic pay.
Other Allowance Apart from the above – mentioned allowances, Delhi Police Head Constable is entitled to get other allowances such as city compensatory allowance, medical allowance, etc.

Delhi Police Head Constable Job Profile

We will cover the expected set of responsibilities of the profile of the Delhi Police Head Constable individually now.

Being the Officer in the field

  • This is the very reason you are called an official constable. You must be alert in the city and need to take brief and speedy choices with respect to any incident that is occurring or has just occurred.
  • It is exceptionally delicate and constables are mainly liable for the direct release of duty in the field.

Patrolling in the streets

  • Indeed, as a constable, you need to ensure that fellow residents are having a peaceful law and order situation in your area.
  • For that to occur, you need to embrace watching exercises oftentimes and routinely in the region designated to you.
  • This makes the activity fieldwork fundamentally however you might be allotted a desk job as well. 

Assisting the ASIs in an investigation

  • Indeed, you need to do that also. It is your duty to help your bosses in any and each case they ask you to.
  • Since the pace of wrongdoing is high in Delhi and neighboring regions, you will be on your toes to control the equivalent and help the ASIs doing an investigation by going with them to attacks or exploited people's places or to the observers, etc.

Filing Reports

  • This is regular for all government associations since all government associations love desk work. Truly, you will be made to record gives an account of your exercises and you need to submit them to your seniors every day.
  • On the off chance that you don't have anything exceptional to report, you need to report at any rate since you need to carry on reasonably of the book and by the nature of seriousness or practical approach required in a given circumstance.

Doing the Desk Job

  • You might be assigned a work area position regardless of whether you are additionally carrying out patrolling duties.
  • You need to go to individuals who go to the police headquarters to report their complaints before the police. You need to hear them out cautiously and if important, direct them to your better in the event that they need than register a grievance or record an FIR.

Doing Multitasking Stuff

  • In spite of the fact that it is said that there are class IV representatives in the association, you were the lowest in the various leveled stepping stool, now and then, you may likewise be solicited to carry the duties from the performing multiple tasks staff in the workplaces.
  • Being the junior-most, you can't deny that too. This additionally makes up the activity profile somewhat.

Delhi Police Head Constable Career Growth Opportunities

Delhi Police Head Constable offers immense growth chances and advantages based on the performance of the candidates. The promotions are done in a regular time period where employees get an opportunity to reach up to a level of DCP. The promotion chart in Delhi Police is as follows:

  • Head Constable
  • Assistant Sub – Inspector
  • Sub – Inspector
  • Inspector
  • ACP (Assistant Commissioner of Police)
  • DCP (Deputy Commissioner of Police)

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FAQ's

What is the in-hand salary of a Delhi Police Constable after the 7th Pay Commission?

As per the notification, the in-hand salary of a Delhi Police Constable after the 7th Pay Commission will be Rs.35000/- - 38000/-. Apart from the salary, Delhi Police  Constable is entitled to get other allowances such as  Daily allowances, House Rent Allowances, Transport allowances, and more.

What is the duty of a Delhi Police Head Constable?

Being a Delhi Police Head Constable, he must be alert in the city and need to take brief and speedy choices with respect to any incident that is occurring or has just occurred. Delhi Police Head Constable duty also involves Patrolling in the streets, Assisting the ASIs in an investigation, Filing Reports, Doing the Desk Job, and Doing Multitasking Stuff.

How is the career growth of a Delhi Police Head Constable?

Delhi Police Head Constable offers immense growth chances and advantages based on the performance of the candidates. The promotions are done in a regular time period where employees get an opportunity to reach up to a level of DCP. The growth chart of the Delhi Police Head Constable as follows:

  • Head Constable
  • Assistant Sub – Inspector
  • Sub – Inspector
  • Inspector
  • ACP (Assistant Commissioner of Police)
  • DCP (Deputy Commissioner of Police)

What is the minimum age limit required to apply for a Delhi Police Head Constable post?

As per the Delhi Police Constable notification, the minimum age of the candidate should not be less than 18 years and not more than 25 years. This means that the candidate should not be born before 02-07-1994 and not after 01-07-2001 as of 1st August 2019. 

What is the selection process of a Delhi Police Head Constable post?

The selection process of a Delhi Police Head Constable post consists of 4 stages:

  • Written Examination
  • Physical Endurance & Measurement Test
  • Typing Test on Computer
  • Computer Test on Computer

All the four stages of the exam are qualifying in nature.