An Army Recruitment Rally was organised from July 19-23, 2017 at Karu for Soldier (General Duty), Soldier (Clerk/SKT), Soldier (Tradesmen) and Soldier (Tech) categories. A record 375 candidates registered online for this rally. Candidates were also allowed to report direct on D-Day so as to allow maximum participation of youth in the Rally. Candidates from Leh & Kargil district of Jammu & Kashmir appeared for selection in the Rally. The main thrust throughout was to achieve 100% transparency in the selection process. Media played an important role in their continued support in disseminating information about the Rally to the youth of Leh and Kargil districts who turned up in record number. Brig PS Bhatti, Commander, Trishul Gunners, flagged off the Rally on behalf of Trishul Division. 330 Field Regiment was responsible for the conduct of the Rally. Colonel Arunashish Sanyal, Commanding Officer, 330 Field Regiment and his team were assisted by Leh district administration and other station units of Trishul Division. The overwhelming turnout of the local youth is manifestation of the contribution of the Ladakhi youth towards national military might.