J & K Combined Services Competitive
Regulations for the Medical Examination of Candidates for admission to the
Jammu and Kashmir Police (Gazetted) Service. These regulations are intended
merely for guidance of Medical Examiners and are not meant to restrict their
direction in any manner.
1. To be passed as medically fir for admission to the J&K Police (Gazetted)
Service a candidate must be in good mental and bodily health and free from any
physical defect likely to interfere with the efficient performance of the duties
of his appointment.
2. The candidate’s height will be measured as follows:- He will remove his
shoes and be placed against the standard with his feet together, and the weight
thrown on the heels and not of the toes of outer sides of the feet. He will
stand erect without rigidity and with the heel claves, buttocks and shoulders
touching the standard; the chin will be depressed to bring the vertex of the
heel level under the horizontal bar, and the height will be recorded in inches
and parts of an inch to quarters.
3. The candidate’s chest will be measured as follows:- He will be made to
stand erect with his feet together and to raise his arms over his head. The tape
will be so adjusted round the chest thus its upper edge touches the interior
angles of the shoulders blades behind and its lower edge the upper part of the
nipple in front. The arms will then be lowered to hand loosely by the side, and
care be taken that shoulders are not thrown upwards or backwards so as to
displace the tape. The candidate will then be directed to take a deep
inspiration several times, and the maximum expansion of the chest will be
carefully noted. The range of expansion should not be less than 2”. The minimum
and maximum will then be recorded in inches-- 33-35, 34-36 etc.