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Fifth service selection board of Indian Navy inaugurated

Press Trust of India  |  Diamond Harbour (WB) 

Navy on Tuesday inaugurated the fifth full-fledged Service Selection Board (SSB) of the here, a said.

The selection board at this riverside town on the banks of the Hooghly, situated 50 km from Kolkata, is capable of screening over 200 candidates at a time, and is expected to assess 10,000 to 12,000 candidates in a year.

The board boasts of most advanced facilities - latest psychological testing software, most advanced accommodation, fibre optics-enabled connectivity and a selection management system -- for assessing candidates aspiring to become officers in the Indian Navy, the said.

Inaugurating the SSB, the of the Naval Staff appreciated the efforts of all agencies, including INS Netaji Subhas and the Bengal area naval headquarters, for setting up the board in an appreciable time frame.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Tue, May 14 2019. 15:11 IST
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