Why and for what purpose JCOs / ORs Veterans Association (JOVA) is formed when there are so many welfare associations already existing in all districts and taluks? There are so many associations from very small to big (in terms of members) existing all over Tamilnadu. But their limitation is restricted to their local areas only and due that so many of our problems have not reached the authorities and we are deprived of our rights. So to bring all these existing…Read More
We will inculcate and promote coordination and interaction among the three armed services existing associations in the state. We do not believe in any competition with existing associations but strongly believe that unity among us will bring good future to our community. Together we can take up our grievances to the authorities of the state government and ministry of defence. It would create synergy between the veteran community and government functionaries. We will create awareness among the families of veterans…Read More
Name of Office Bearers
RS Jeyaram Pandian
P Arul Kumar
NOW JOVA MEMBERSHIP IS A CLICK AWAY. JOIN WITH US TO HELP NEEDY VETERANS
Educational Concession to the Children of Armed Forces Officers/ PBORS missing/disabled/killed in action: DESW Order
No. 6(l)/2009/Edu. Concession/ D(Res-II)
Government of India
Ministry of Defence
Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare
Room No. 237, ‘B’ Wing
Sena Bhawan, New Delhi
Dated: 23rd March, 2018
To, The Chief of the Army Staff, The Chief of the Naval Staff, The Chief of the Air Staff, The Director General, Indian Coast Guard.
GOOD NEWS FOR AIR VETERANS
So far, the following Air force Trades were Treated under Group Z.ACH-GD, CATERING ASSISTANTS AND MT.DRIVERS.This anomaly is now rectified and these Trades are brought underGroup ' Y' with effect from 10-10-1997.All affected Air veterans may approach their PDAs for getting revised their group and pension and arrears.
Fixed Medical Allowance @ Rs.100 was introduced w.e.f. 01.12.1997.
Fixed Medical Allowance @ Rs.1000 was increased w.e.f. 01.07.2017.
ECHS members not eligible for Medical Allowance.
ECHS facility is now extended to the dependents of ex-recruits boarded out are drawing Disability pension.
ECHS made compulsory for those discharged after 01.04.2003.
There is no fee for pre 1.1.96 pensioners to join this scheme.
From 1.1.96 to 31.3.2003 they have to pay to joi...
This is the time to calculate your income tax liability and start investing in the Tax savings schemes before 31st March, 2018. The rates of Income Tax have not changed. But our Pension has increased to some extent. As result, all the defence pensioners of the Rank of Havildar and above and equivalent ranks in other services will have tax liability.
The rates of Tax for the Assessment Year 2018-2019 is as follows:-
Below 60 years
Above 60 ...
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday requested Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to remove the education fee cap under 7th Pay Commission for children of soldiers who lost their lives while serving the country.
Earlier in January, the government made it clear that there will be no immediate review of its decision to put a cap of Rs 10,000 per month on educational assistance given to children of martyrs or of those disabled in action.
Replying to a question in the Rajya Sa...
OFFICE OF THE PR. CONTROLLER OF DEFENCE ACCOUNTS (PENSIONS) DRAUPADI GHAT, ALLAHABAD- 211014
Circular No. 572
To, The O/C ROS/FAQS (ORs)
Subject:- Simplification of procedure for endorsement of Family Pension entitlement in the PPO of living Armed Force Pensioners.
Reference:- This office Circular No. 64 dated 01.09.1988.
Gol, MoD letter No. 6(4)/87/1369/B/D(Pens/Sers) dated 30.06.1988 and Circular No. 64 dated 01.09.1988 were issued for ta...
HYDERABAD: An ex-sergeant of the Indian Air Force (IAF) has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi about ex-servicemen being deprived of their quota of bank jobs in Andhra Pradesh. Kutchulapati Kumar of Nidavavolu in West Godavari district who served 20 years in the IAF, gathered information from the banking sector and pointed out the lapses in implementing reservations for ex-servicemen.
Kutchulapati Kumar obtained information from 20 public sector banks, including regional rural banks in And...
1. ECHS was established in the year 2003. An agreement with Smart Card Making agency (SITL) was signed on 27 January 2004 for a period of five years i.e. upto 2009 which was extended for one year upto 2010. Thereafter, the same company i.e. SITL was again contracted for a period of five years from May 2010 to May 2015. After the expiry of the contract, the competent authority approved issue of fresh open tenders.
2. Accordingly, RFP for new ECHS Smart Card was floated in Jul 2016. The ECHS Smar...
OFFICE OF THE CONTROLLER GENERAL OF DEFENCE ACCOUNTS
ULAN BATAR MARG, PALAM, DELHI CANTT.-110010
Subject:Implementation of Govt's decision on the recommendations of The 7th Central Pay Commission- Revision of Pension of Pre-2016 Pensioners / Family Pensioners, etc.
Reference:PCDA(P) Allahabad letter No. G1 / C /0199/ Vol.-I / Tech, dated 30.05.2017 and this office Important Ci...
Aadhaar numbers of all Naval ESMs are being seeded into the Records at NAVPEN. This will facilitate the ESM in availing direct benefit transfer schemes of the Government, both by the Centre and State.
Type of Pension:- Service / Family/ Disability
Name of Naval Pensioner
Aadhaar No. of the Pensioner
Name of the Family Pensioner
Relationship with the Pensioner
Aadhaar No. of the Fam...
Tele : 011-25683170 VoIP : 2329-7755
DIRECTORATE OF AIR VETERANS Subroto Park, NewDelhi-10
23 Oct 17
All Pre-2016 Pensioners
REVISION OF PENSION IN RESPECT OF PRE-1.1.2016 PENSIONERS (EX-AIRMEN/NCsE) AND THEIR ELIGIBLE FAMILY MEMBERS
1. Consequent to issue of Govt order for revision of 7th CPC recommendations for Pre-2016 retirees/family pensioners, the Govt has approved to fix their pension as on 1.1.2016 asper the most be...
REVISED PAY STRUCTURE- JUNIOR COMMISSIONED OFFICERS (INCLUDING HONORARY COMMISSIONED OFFICERS), NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS AND OTHER RANKS OF REGULAR ARMY, DSC AND TA
Revised Pay Structure
Revised Pay Structure
Minimum of the fitment table
Corresponding Pay Band
Military Service Pay
‘X’ Group Pay
BRIEF DETAILS OF THE ABOVE CIRCULAR
(a)Notional fixation as per the first formula recommended by the 7th Central Pay Commission has been implemented as it was issued for civilian retirees in May 2017. For a few rare cases, this notional fixation may result in pension being upwardly revised even higher the figures arrived at existing levels, that is, higher than OROP Pension X 2.57.
The pensioner however shall be entitled to receive the higher of the two. De...
Grant of Fixed Medical Advance (FMA) to the Armed Forces Pensioners/Family Pensioners in such cases where date of retirement is prior to 1.4.2003 and who had opted not to avail facilities at OPD of Armed Forces Hospitals/MI Rooms and are not member of ECHS
No.1(10)/2009-D(Pen/Policy)Government of IndiaMinistry of DefenceDepartment of Ex-servicemen WelfareNew Delhi-110011Dated: 29th August 2017
ToThe Chief of the Army StaffThe Chief of the Naval StaffThe Chief of the Air Staff
SUB: GRANT OF FI...
Japan said there should be no attempt to change the status quo on the ground by force
The statement comes as an endorsement of the Indian position that China has violated agreements with India and Bhutan
In a significant act of support for India in its protracted military standoff with China at Doklam, near the Sikkim-Tibet-Bhutan trijunction, Japan has said there should be no attempt to change the status quo on the ground by force.
The Japanese statement comes as an endorseme...
CSD- which supplies goods at concessional rates to the Army, Navy and Air Force personnel - is undergoing a makeover
It is the country’s largest retail network, which had a turnover of Rs 17,000 crore in fiscal year 2016-17
The authorities want the entire range of white goods brands available online on the CSD website
MUMBAI: The Canteen Stores Department (CSD) — which supplies goods at concessional rates to defence personnel from the Army, Navy and Air Force &mdas...
A main and a reserve T-90S tank were shipped by India for the International Army Games
Both developed “engine problems” after performing “exceedingly well” in the initial rounds, said sources.
China, Russia, Kazakhstan and Belarus are now competing for the top honours.
NEW DELHI: The Indian Army has crashed out of a 19-nation military competition after its Russian-origin T-90S main-battle tanks broke down due to mechanical snags in the grueling sport, even as the a...