DU Admissions 2017 : DU Reserves Seats For Children Of Disabled Army Men

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For the first time,Delhi University has reserved seats for children of Indian Army men,who had to leave the army due to injuries suffered in a war during this year’s admissions.

The move of providing reservation to wards of those militarymen who have suffered a medical injury and had to opt out of service should come as a relief to DU aspirants who were earlier not included in the ambit of reservation of ‘Children of War’ category,” said Gurpreet Singh Tuteja, deputy dean of Students’ Welfare and a member of the admission committee.

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Delhi University has been offering admission to children and widows of officers and men of the armed forces,including the para-military personnel.

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In addition to this, the university also reserves seats for widows and wards of defence personnel,who died in peace time during their military service and children of serving and ex-servicemen who have received gallantry awards like Param Vir Chakra, Ashok Chakra, Maha Vir Chakra.

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Aspirants falling under this category are required to upload educational concession certificate,in the format prescribed by Delhi University and issued by authorities as mentioned in the bulletin of information.

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Shivam Malhotra
A social media enthusiast who is in love with this digital world! Wrote the first article for DU Express in May 2016.

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