Reporting Point: Movement Control Office (MCO), Dehradun Railway Station. Contact No.0135-2642269.
1AFSB or Air Force Selection Board is located in Clement Town of Dehradun. In this Board SSB Interview for NDA, CDSE, NCC and AFCAT entry are conducted, generally those who filled their first preference as Indian Air Force are assigned one of the (Air Force Selection Board) AFSB.
Dehradun is the capital city of Uttarakhand state of India, the city is famous for its Institutes like IMA, FRI and natural resources. The climate of Dehradun is generally cold throughout the year so candidates proceeding for SSB must make proper arrangements for coping up with cold.
How To Reach
Dheradun is easily accessible from various parts.
Rail – Dehradun is well connected to major cities like Delhi, Lucknow, Mumbai, Kolkata, and Varanasi by Indian Railways network. There are various High-speed trains like Jan Shatabdi, Mussoorie Express, Shatabdi and Doon Express which connects Dehradun to various parts of our country.
Road – The city has an Interstate bus terminal (ISBT) near Clement Town which links the city to various other states like Delhi, Haridwar, Agra, and Shimla. Deluxe and Semi-deluxe buses are easily available from Delhi to Dehradun and vice versa. Delhi is 255 Kms away from Dehradun so candidates from the capital and its nearby region generally prefer to travel by bus.
Air – If you are planning to go by air then you have to deboard at Jolly Grant Airport. There are 5 flights in a week from Delhi to Dehradun that are offered by national carrier Indian Airlines and other private carriers.
There are two (Agarwal Dharamshala and Jain Dharamshala) or Hospice near (walking distance) from Dehradun Railway station which provides rooms at very low rates (approx Rs.100). However, you have to take quilt and bed-sheets on additional payment and the rooms are having attached bathroom so the bad smell is one of the big problems which you have to counter. You have to deposit around Rs. 400 which will be returned to you when you leaves the room, you must carry a copy of your ID proof and a Lock with you to get a room.
|Name of the Hotel||Price Range||Distance from Dehradun Railway Station|
|Tourist International Resort Guesthouse||Rs. 400 on-wards||1 Km|
|Raj Deluxe Hotel||Rs. 600 on-wards||1 Km|
|Doon Regency Hotel||Rs. 800 on-wards||1 Km|
Places To Visit
Dehradun is one of the city which are on the tourists’ radar, apart from Local tourist peoples from other countries also visits the city, you too can witness the beautiful architecture and history of the city. Important destinations include Kalanga monument, Malsi Deer Park, Laxman Siddh, the Tapkeshwar temple, Guchhupani, Chandrabani, Santala Devi temple, Tapovan, Ghanta Ghar (Clock tower), Forest Research Institute and Wadia Institute. And nevertheless your dream destination the Indian Military Academy is not too far away.
The board has a canteen within its premises for candidates, the other facilities include T.V. room, Indoor, and Outdoor sports facilities.