RTC Jodhpur RTC Jodhpur


RTC Jodhpur was initially started at Suratgarh on 01/09/2014 and further shifted to jodhpur on 15/07/19 . This RTC is situated in Jodhpur city which is the Capital of Marwar region of Rajasthan and entry gate of Thar desert. Jodhpur is south west part of Rajasthan and is a second biggest city of Rajasthan.

Histroy of Jodhpur

Jodhpur is the historical city of India during middle era. It was the capital of Marwar Kingdom and was founded in 1459 by Rao Jodha, a Rajput chief of the Rathore clan. Jodhpur state historically known as the kingdom of Marwar. It was a kingdom of Marwar region fm 1226-1818 and a princely state under British rule from 1818 -1947. Rao jodha , Rao maldeo, Rao Chandra sen , Raja Udai singh, Gaj singh , Maharaja Jaswant singh , Ajit singh , Man singh ,Umaid singh were the most famous ruler of the kingdom.

Initially Mandore served as the capital of kingdom. By 1459 Jodhpur was established as capital of Marwar kingdom by Rao jodha

The Rathore enjoyed good relation with all Mughals except Aurangzab. After death of Aurangzab Maharaja Ajeet singh drove out Mughals from Ajmer and added it to Marwar (now Jodhpur).

Under reign of Maharaja Umaid singh Jodhpur grew into fine modern city

Jodhpur was the largest state in Rajputana in terms of land area at the time of the Biritish Raj and continued to prosper as did the Marwaris who were the Merchants of that time. When India achieved independence in 1947, the state joined union of India.

The city is also known as Sun city and Blue city.

Total area of Jodhpur is- 22850 km

Famous Tourist destination / site scene in Jodhpur

  • Umaid Bhawan place
  • Mehrangarh fort and museum
  • Mandore garden
  • Jaswant Thade
  • Rao Jodha desert rock park
  • Kaylana Lake

Best weather to visit the Jodhpur is in winters from November to February.

The distance of Thar desert sand dunes from Jodhpur is 240 Km( Sam- Jaisalmer).

Other sister agencies in Jodhpur

01 Core HQ of Indian Army
02 Air force BN HQ of Garud Commando Force
03 Frontier HQ of BSF & STC BSF
04 42 BN HQ of ITBP
05 Rajasthan police Training centre

Prominent Educational Institutions

01 India Institute of technology
02 All Indian institute of medical sciences
03 National law university
04 National footwear design institute

Also Rajasthan High court main branch is established at Jodhpur.

Vital data about the institution

Name of the Institute Recruit Training Centre, Jodhpur
Head of the Institute Dy. Inspector General of Police/Principal
Address RTC, CRPF, Jodhpur PO.- Mandore Distt.-Jodhpur,(Rajasthan)Pin Code : 342304
Contact Details DIG/Principal : 0291-2946251 (Office) Control Room/Fax : 0291-2946253 Mobile No. 07568058950 E-mail : pplrtcjdpr[at]crpf[dot]gov[dot]in

Faculty officer’s

1 Shri. Ballabh Chandra Sharma Principal
2 Shri. Harinder Kumar Chief Training Officer
3 Shri. Suhail Rehman Sofi CMO (OG)
4 Shri.S.P.Singh Vice Principal(Adjutant)
5 Shri. Vice Principal(Trg)
6 Shri.Chandan Kumar Asstt. Principal
7 Shri. Sanjay kumar Asstt. Principal
8 Shri.Deshraj Meena Asstt. Principal
9 Shri. Kapil khandal Asstt. Principal
10 Shri. Satyendra Singh Solanki Asstt. Principal
11 Smt. Swati jaiswal Medical Officer
Transportation The Jodhpur city has well established Rail ,Road and Air connectivity to other major cities of the country . Nearest Railway Station - Mandore (09kms) & Jodhpur(18 kms) Nearest Airport - Jodhpur(28km)


On average temperature are always very high in Jodhpur and most of the time very hot winds blows which is Known as "LOO” .

Jodhpur has dry season from January to August.

In summer the warmest months is May with an average maximum temperature of 46°C.

In rainy season August is the most wet month with an average rain of 26.95 mm.

In winters coldest month is January with an average temperature of 16° C.

Aim & scope of course

The aim of RTC Jodhpur is to Impart basic training to recruits to become fine soldiers and to perform duties in LWE/Naxal area ,J&K region and N&E region and other assigned duties by GOI.

Presently 14th batch of recruits basic training is running here with the capacity of 1153 recruits.

Training methodology / aids

  • Interactive Classes
  • Squad wise Competition
  • Small team concept for negotiating obstacles/ exercises.
  • Weekly Snap test to assess performance.
  • Additional classes for weak trainers.
  • Aim to shape all trainees as Marks Man in firing skills and giving dry practices to weak firer.
  • Digitalization of training Aids.
  • Model IED Room.
  • Two Drill Nurseries are available for improving the Drill of Recruits.
  • Weekly entertainment periods on every weekend for the recruit by the recruit.
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