Driver Physical Requirement – Min Height, Weight, Chest & Eye Sight

Check your Min Physical Requirement in Police Driver Jobs 2015-16.

In last article, we have provided detailed information regarding Police Driver Selection Procedure. In this post, we are focusing on (MALE/ FEMALE) driver Minimum Physical needs to become Driver in Indian Army/ Police/ State PSC etc. There are very wide parameters in Physical test ie Chest, Height, Eye Sight etc.

Driver Min. Height Requirements.

i) Physical Standards (Height and Chest)
  Description Minimum Height in cms MinimumChest in cms
For  candidates  falling  in  the  categories  of  Garhwali, Kumaonis,  Gorkhas,  Dogras,  Marathas  and candidates belonging to the state of Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya,  Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Kashmir and Leh Ladakh regions of J&K.



165 cms




Candidates hailing from North-Eastern States of Arunachal Pradesh,   Manipur,   Meghalaya,   Mizoram,   Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura 162.5 cms 77-82cms
All candidates belonging to the Scheduled -Tribes hailing from the North-Eastern States as above and the Left Wing Extremism affected districts. 160 cms 76-81cms
  All candidate belonging to the Scheduled Tribes other than North-Eastern States and Left Wing Extremism affected districts. 162.5 cms 76-81cms
All other States and Union Territories (except  category mentioned above) 170 cms 80-85cms
ii) Weight: – Proportionate to height and age as per medical standards prescribed by MHA.

Medical StandardsEye Sight.

Minimum distant vision should 6/6 and 6/9 of both eyes without correction (i.e. without wearing glasses).

Visual Acuity unaided (NEAR VISION) Uncorrected visual acuity (DISTANT VISION) Refraction Colour Vision Remarks
Better eye Worse eye Better eye Worse eye
N6 N9 6/6 6/9 Visual Correction of any  kind  is not permitted even by glasses. As          per MHA guidelines

In  right  handed person, the Right eye is better eye and vice versa. -Binocular vision is requirCandidates must not have from knock knees, flat foot, varicose veins or squint in eyes

Candidates must not have from knock knees, flat foot, varicose veins or squint in eyes

The candidate must possed high colour vision. They must be in good mental and bodily health and free from any physical defect likely to interfere with the efficient performance of the duties.