New Delhi, December 14, 2019: Axis Bank, India’s third-largest private sector bank, hosted ‘JobX’ – an exclusive mega job fair, to provide employment opportunities for the retired personnel and children of Delhi Police. The job fair, organised at New Police Line Grounds, Model Town, was inaugurated by Suchana Patnaik, President – Police Families Welfare Society (PFWS), Delhi.
More than 2,000 candidates, comprising freshers and retired personnel, were provided with registration forms by Delhi Police officials. These forms were uploaded on an online portal that could be accessed by the hiring companies. These candidates were then shortlisted and interviewed at the event. Over 100 companies across sectors like, BFSI, Manufacturing, IT & Security actively participated in the event to offer jobs to the applicants.
Applauding the initiative, Amulya Patnaik, Commissioner of Police Delhi, said, “We are delighted to be a part of this initiative that has created a pool of job opportunities for the children of serving and retired Delhi Police personnel. It is overwhelming to see such huge participation and the enthusiasm of the candidates. I would like to congratulate all the selected candidates and wish them a very bright future.”
Ravi Narayanan, Head – Branch Banking, Axis Bank, said, “We are glad to provide our services to the uniformed forces and government institutions. Axis Bank has been proudly offering products and services to cater to the needs of those who take responsibility for protecting the citizens. This initiative is part of our constant endeavour to be of service to the nation. Through JobX, we aim to create an ideal platform for the candidates to showcase their skills and find the right kind of jobs for themselves.”