Benefits Widows Battle Casualties

BENEFITS BY CENTRAL GOVT

 

Ser
No

 

Description

 

Amount Entitled

Processed by

 

Officers

PBOR

1.

Liberalised Special Family Pension

 Last Pay drawn

CDA(P) Allahabad

2.

Ex-Gratia (01 Aug 97 onwards)

 

(a) Death due to accident in course of duties

 

(b) Death attributable to acts of violence by terrorists etc

 

(c) Death during enemy action in war or border skirmishes or in action against militants, terrorists etc

 

(d) Death occurring while on duty in specified high altitude, inaccessible border posts etc on account of national disasters, extreme weather conditions

 

(e) Death during enemy action in war or war like engagements specifically notified.
(Revised rates wef 01 Jan 2006)

 

 

10 lacs
 

 

10 lacs
 

 

15 lacs
 

 

 

15 lacs
 

 

 

20 lacs
 

 

 

10 lacs
 

 

10 lacs
 

 

15 lacs
 

 

 

15 lacs
 

 

 

20 lacs
 

 

 

 

Record Office/MP-5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CDA (P)
Allahabad

3.

 

Air Travel Concession.

75% concession in domestic flights by Indian Airlines to war widows.

 

CW-2/ADG (Mov)
Zilla/Rajya Sainik Board
 

4.

Railway Travel Concession

(a) 75% concession for travel in second and sleeper classes to war widows.


(b) 1st class/2nd AC/3rd AC/Chair Car complimentary card pass facility to travel by Rajdhani/Shatabdi/ Jan Shatabdi express trains to widows of posthumous gallantry awardees of chakra series(PVC, MVC, VrC, AC, KC & SC) alongwith a companion, has also been extended to widows of the recipient of the gallantry award on death of the awardee.

 

 

CW-2/ ADG (Mov)
Zilla / Rajya Sainik Board

5.

Reservation of seats in professional institutes Zilla/Rajya Sainik Board

 

6.

Priority in Telephone Connection

No installation fees. 50% concession in rental charges.

CW-3/
Zilla / Rajya Sainik Board
7. Allotment of oil product agencies under the 8% defence quota Director General of Resettlement
8. Education Concession from MOD.

Full re-imbursement of tuition fee, transportation charges and hostel charges for those studying in boarding schools and colleges. Re-imbursement of cost of books/stationery @ Rs 1000/- per annum per student or the amount claimed by the student, whichever is less, cost of uniform where compulsory upto Rs 1700/- during the 1st year and Rs 700/- for the subsequent years, and cost of clothing @ Rs 500/- for the 1st year and Rs 300/- for the subsequent years. The above education concession will be upto and inclusive of the 1st degree course for eldest two children only

Entitled to both AG’s Br
(CW-3)
9. Final Settlement of Accounts As Applicable PAO/CDA(O)
10. AFPP/DSOP Fund As per contribution PAO/CDA(O)
11. Retention of Govt married accommodation for 2 yrs extendable upto 3 years & 6 months at Govt rates. Entitled to both QMG Branch
12. Death cum Retirement Gratuity Based on length of service CDA(P) Allahabad

BENEFITS/CONCESSIONS BY STATE GOVTS

13. Benefits from State Govts As per State Rules State Govt

BENEFITS/CONCESSIONS PROVIDED BY ARMY

14. Army Group Insurance (revised wef 01 Apr 2011) 40 lacs 20 lacs AGI Dte
15. AGI Maturity As per contribution AGI Dte
16. Final Settlement of Accounts     PAO/CDA(O)
17. AFPP/DSOP Fund As per contribution PAO/CDA(O)
 
18. Army Wives Welfare Association (Revised rates wef 01 Apr 2010) 10,000/- 10000/- Central AWWA
19. Army Officers Benevolent Fund 50,000/-
 
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AG’s Br (Account Sec)
20.

Army Central Welfare Fund/National Defence Fund

(a) One Time Grant to all surviving NOKs of all fatal battle casualties wef 15 Aug 1947 to 30 Apr 1999 given from ACWF(K)/NDF(BC)

(b) One Time Grant to NOKs of all battle casualties wef 01 May 1999

1 lac
(Rs 50,000/- each)

 

30,000/-

1 lac

 

 

30,000/-

AG’s Br (R&W Sec)

Assistance from Army Welfare Corpus

21.

(a) Edn Scholarship for Professional Courses only
 

 

 

(b) Daughter’s marriage

(c) Re-marriage of widow

(d) Self Employment Agro based venture

(f) Higher edn of widows

Tuition fee+ 5,000/- (for books) subject to a max of 25,000/-p.a

30,000/-

30,000/-

30,000/-


25,000/- max

Tuition fee+ 5,000/-(for books) subto a max of 25,000/-p.a

30,000/-

30,000/-

30,000/-


25,000/- max

AG’s Br (R&W Sec)
22. Housing. 3% reservation for widows in AWHO projects Entitled to both AWHO