Candidate selection criteria
Potential candidates shall be identified by City Chapters in every Lok Sabha Constituency . Candidates shall have the highest level of demonstrated nationalism and patriotism and shall be in excellent physical and intellectual health.
Such identified candidates shall be referred to the Core Group in Pune.
The selection will be a centralized process conducted by the Core Group.
Candidate selection will be based on, but not limited to, the following broad criteria :
1 Individual’s age, citizenship, education qualification, communication and other skills and experience
2 Leadership skills
3 Career and social responsibility interests and dedication to community service
4 Potential to be a change agent, with complete social, cultural and religious neutrality
5 Degree of familiarity with social causes
6 Degree of familiarity with current country and world affairs
7 Measure of the candidate’s initiative, drive, sense of responsibility, commitment, motivation and above all result orientation.
Finally, the Core Group shall appraise the candidate’s intrinsic value system and demonstrated strength of character and shall obtain necessary guarantees.