Special Defence Forces Recruitment 2020: Fake Job Advt in Employment News, Check Facts Here

Special Defence Forces Recruitment: Fact Check

Special Defence Recruitment 2020: It has come to notice that an advertisement by Special Defence Personnel Forum, a special body claims to work for Personnel’s of Indian Army/ Navy/ Air Force and some para-military forces, released recruitment for the recruitment of 534 vacancies for the posts of Intelligence Officers, Welfare Inspector, Grant Executive Officer, Security Assistants, LDC, Medical Officer, Barrier Guard, Lab Technician, Fireman, Electrician, Plumber, Driver, Cook, Safaiwala and Table Boy vacancy.

The organisation has claimed to be working and recruiting for various posts under Ministry of Corporate Affairs. The moment major recruitment agencies started publishing the recruitment regarding Special Defence Forces Recruitment, the Press Information Bureau (PIB) clarified that no such organisation exists under the Ministry. It termed the advertisement as fake.

Special Defence Recruitment 2020: Fake Job Advt.

A no. of candidates had even started to apply for the Special Defence Recruitment 2020. The Recruitment for the Special Defence was published in the Employment Notice dated 22-28 August, 2020. The Employment News is responsible for the publication of a large no. of Govt. Job Notification. Later on, the Public Divisions even issued an official statement regarding the publication of fake govt. job recruitment in a series of tweets that is stated below:

“As per the official website of Publication Division “Advertisement Withrawn !!!!The advertisement of vacancies by “Office of the ‘Special Defence’ Personnel Forum”  in 15-21 August 2020 issue of Employment News/Rozgar Samachar is being withdrawn as its veracity is not established. @pibfactcheck such organization doesn’t exist in the concerned Ministry. Corrigendum to this effect is being issued in ‘Rojgar Samachar’ issue dated 22-28 August, 2020”

This is the reason why major and reputed sites had even started to publish regarding this recruitment until it was confirmed by the PIB. One relies on the Employment News for govt. job recruitment as is the flagship weekly job journal from Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India. Check out the following images:


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  1. This is fake …be aware
    Pls check PIB fact check tweets
    No such type of organization under any ministry

  2. This is fake.do not fall prey.
    Press and information bureau has clarified that there is no such organization like special defense.

    1. Nope, The Press Information Bureau (PIB) clarified that no such organisation exists under the Ministry. It termed the advertisement as fake.

  3. जो डाक्यूमेंट्स इस साइट पर अपलोड कर दिए हैं उनका क्या होगा। सरकार को जल्द कोई एक्शन लेने चाहिए।

  4. Sir,I uploaded all my documents like my aadhar card, my degree certificate etc.. What should Have do now? If there are any options for getting my documents back then plz inform me sir.

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