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ECHS - NOW YOU CAN AVAIL ALTERNATIVE SYSTEM OF MEDICINE

Saturday, 22 September 2018 12:50
Medical facility under AYUSH (Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy) can now be availed as under:- ECHS beneficiaries can avail medical facility under AYUSH (Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy) system of medicines through Government AYUSH Hospital & Colleges / National Institute of AYUSH (list annexed- Annexure A), all Government dispensaries/District hospitals/Sub district hospitals/PHC /CHC /Municipality hospitals that are funded by Central/State Government/Local Government and are having facility for consultation/treatment/procedures/ investigations /medicines of AYUSH system of medicines effective from 08 Aug 2018 as per GOI MoD (DoESW) letter No 22B(06)/2017/WE/D (Res-I) dated 08 Aug 2018. OPD as…

HANDING OVER OF ECHS SMART CARD TO PRIMARY BENEFICIARY

Thursday, 13 September 2018 18:45
1. 64 KB Smart Card is being filled 'online' followed by 'online' verification before the data goes to the Card making company to print 86 despatch the Cards. Contracting company despatches the Smart Cards to Regional Centres in Station Headquarter packets. Regional Centres despatch these Stn HQ packets to Stn HQs. 2. Once the Cards are received at Station Headquarters, these have to be accounted for. SMS is sent to the beneficiary alongwith OTP to come & collect Card at the Stn HQ. Once OTP is Ted' into the system, activated card is handed over to the beneficiary for use.…

Indian Air Force? quietly making preparations to welcome Rafale jets

Monday, 10 September 2018 19:58
In the midst of a political firestorm over the Rafale jet deal, the Indian Air Force is quietly making preparations, including readying required infrastructure and training of pilots, to welcome the fighter aircraft, official sources said. They said the IAF is sending a batch of pilots by the end of this year to France for training on Rafale jets.A number of IAF teams have already visited France to help Dassault Aviation, the manufacturer of Rafale, incorporate India-specific enhancements on-board the fighter aircraft. India had inked an inter-governmental agreement with France in September 2016, for procurement of 36 Rafale fighter jets…

Go Wherever Ordered, by Land, Sea or Air: SC Reminds Army Men of Their Oath

Friday, 07 September 2018 17:49
The court made this observation when three personnel, including a Major and a Lieutenant Colonel of the Army Service Corps (ASC), challenged their posting to the operational units and operational areas. New Delhi: The Supreme Court has reminded Army men of their oath that they will "go wherever ordered, by land, sea or air" while disapproving of the practice of challenging their posting from one arm or service to another. The top court further maintained that Army has no personnel who are ‘non-combatants’ or ‘non-operational’, with the only exception of personnel belonging to the medical organisation, who have a distinct…

Army Chief questions officers moving court

Tuesday, 04 September 2018 21:07
Asks why file individual cases related to insurgency areas In a significant move, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat has expressed his “disagreement” over a spate in court cases filed by serving officers, even as he warned that moral turpitude will not go unpunished. He has also halted activities of the Army Wives Welfare Association (AWWA) in field areas. Faced with a “running commentary” on the social media over his decisions, General Rawat addressed Colonel-level officers posted in New Delhi at Manekshaw Centre here on Saturday.He questioned the need for serving officers to file individual cases challenging ongoing criminal cases faced…

CUMULATIVE DA ON 7TH CPC BECOMES 9 PERCENT

Thursday, 30 August 2018 20:36
Cabinet approves additional 2 percent Dearness Allowance (DA) for Central Government employees and Dearness Relief (DR) to pensioners w.e.f. 1st July, 2018 The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modihas approved to release an additional instalment of Dearness Allowance (DA) to Central Government employees and Dearness Relief (DR) to pensioners w.e.f. 01.07.2018 representing an increase of 2% over the existing rate of 7% of the Basic Pay/Pension, to compensate for price rise. The combined impact on the exchequer on account of both Dearness Allowance and Deamess Relief would be Rs.6112.20 crore per annum and Rs.4074.80 crore in…

DL-33 MONTH WISE ARREAR CALCULATOR

Thursday, 22 December 2016 21:32
DL-33 ARREAR CALCULATOR (MONTH WISE) FOR PRE-2006 PENSIONERS. Few Ex-Servicemen organisations are providing this detailed chart for money. Keeping the larger interests of our veteran community, JCOSORS.COM has decided to give it for free. We always want to be different from other organisation and our main goal is to serve & empower the veteran fraternity without expecting anything on return.  CLICK HERE TO JOIN JCOSORS.COM FACEBOOK GROUP PROCEDURE FOR FINDING THE ARREAR In case of JCOs & ORs the figures shown in three Circulars ie 547, 430 and 501 are important Data to be taken in to account for arrears…

50 IMPORTANT POINTS FOR DEFENCE PENSIONERS (MUST READ)

Sunday, 18 February 2018 21:03
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 join this scheme. From 29.12.2017 the rates have been increased. (From Recruit to Hav rank Rs. 30,000, From Nb.Sub. to Hon.Capt and Equivalents. Rs.67000 & for all Officers Rs.1,20,000) If you are…

7th CPC and OROP: Revision of Casualty Pensionary Awards in respect of Pre-2006 Armed Forces Officer and JCOs/ORs pensioners - Clarification

Friday, 24 August 2018 21:59
OFFICE OF THE PR. CONTROLLER OF DEFENCE ACCOUNTS (PENSIONS)  DRAUPADI GHAT, ALLAHABAD- 211014  Circular No. 604  Dated: 16.08.2018  To,    The Chief Accountant, RBI, Deptt. Of Govt. Bank Accounts, Central office C-7, Second Floor, Bandre- Kuria Complex, P B No 8143, Bandre East Mumbai- 400051  All CMDs, Public Sector Banks including IDBI Bank  Nodal Officers, ICICl/ HDFC/ AXIS/ IDBI Banks  Managers, All CPPCs  Military and Air Attache, Indian Embassy, Kathmandu, Nepal  The PCDA (WC), Chandigarh  The CDA (PD), Meerut  The CDA, Chennai  The Director of Treasuries, All States  The Pay and Accounts Officer, Delhi Administration, RK Puram and Tis Hazari,…

Benefits of MACPs w.e.f. 1.1.2006 - Supreme Court Judgment - Representation to DOP&T

Friday, 24 August 2018 21:50
Grant of financial upgradation under ACP & MACP schemes for the central Government Civilian Employees including Railway employees   NFIR No. IV/MACPs/09/part II Dated: 21/08/2018 The Secretary / DoP&T (Department of personnel PG & pension), Department of personnel & Training, North Block, New Delhi.   Dear Sir, Sub: Grant of financial upgradation under ACP & MACP schemes for the central Government Civilian Employees including Railway employees – reg. Ref: (i)  Dop&T oM No.35034/1/97-Estt (D) dated 09/08/1999. (ii) Dop&T oM No.35034/3/2008-Estt (D) dated 19/05/2009. NFIR invites kind attention to the OM dated 09/08/1999 wherein the Government of India (DoP&T) had introduced…

7th Pay Commission: No hike in minimum pay, No change in fitment factor and No change in retirement age

Thursday, 16 August 2018 21:46
There was a bitter disappointment in store for fifty lakh Central government employees and an equal number of retirees, who have been waiting for a hike in minimum pay and fitment factor beyond the 7th Pay Commission recommendations.

Dearness Relief to re-employed Ex-servicemen / pensioners – PCDA Clarification

Tuesday, 07 August 2018 20:47
Office of the Principal Controller of Defence Accounts (Pension), Draupadi Ghat, Allahabad-211014   Circular No.179  Date:12.05.2015 Sub: Payment of Dearness Relief to re employed pensioner: Clarification thereof. As per para l(a) of MOD letter No. 7(1)/95/D(Pen/Services) dated 28.8.2000, entire pension admissible to ex-servicemen who held post below commissioned officers (PBOR) at the time of retirement, is ignored and their pay on re-employment is to be fixed at the minimum of the pay scale of the post in which they are re-employed. Such pensioners will consequently be entitled to dearness relief on their pension. Deptt. of Pension and Pensioners Welfare, vide…

INCOME TAX - DEFENCE PENSIONERS (2018-19) USEFUL TIPS

Friday, 16 February 2018 21:05
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:- 1 Taxable Income Below 60 years Above 60 yrs-80 yrs. Above 80 years A Upto Rs.2,50,000 NIL NIL NIL B Rs.2,50,000 to Rs.3,00,000 5% NIL NIL C Rs.3,00,000…

NAVAL SPECIAL PENSION

Thursday, 28 September 2017 21:44
APPLY FOR NAVAL SPECIAL PENSION Eligibility Have joined Indian Navy on before 3 July 1976Were released from Indian Navy on or after 3 July 1976.Have completed 10 years or more service in Indian Navy.Were not given SNLR by Indian Navy. Application Click Here to Download the draft application Fill in draft application with your address and particulars.You need not to attach any documents.Send the application to the address given in the draft Click Here for Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare (DESW) Authority letter CLICK HERE FOR LIST OF NAVAL VETERANS ELIGIBLE FOR NAVAL SPECIAL PENSION

WHAT IS DELINKING OF 33 YEARS OF SERVICE FOR PENSION? (DL-33)

Monday, 28 November 2016 21:12
Delinking of 33 years of service for pension- PCDA(P) circular No 568 dated 13.10.2016 - Simplified First of all we would like to explain how the pension of ESM was calculated before 6th CPC or pre-01.01.2006 pensioners. Suppose you were holding rank of Sgt, Hav or PO. You left service after 15 or 20 years. Pension calculation was made taking into account the maximum of pay scale of the rank you held and years of service rendered at the time of discharge. Example: Maximum of pay scale of Sgt was suppose=Rs 100 Service rendered=20 years ( or 15 Years whatever…

HOW TO CLAIM TAX RELIEF ON DL-33, OROP & PAY COMMISSION ARREARS

Friday, 18 November 2016 21:09
This article would bring you the idea of filing a Income Tax Form 10E which is mandatory to claim Relief under section 89(1) for OROP, DL-33 & Pay Commission arrears. However we did not get the arrears till date except OROP. This article is to make our veterans conversant with the procedures. Receiving salary or pension in arrears might change your tax situation. You may fear it's going to move you up a tax slab. Or tax rates may be higher in the year arrears are received as compared to the year to which they belong. To protect you from…

WHAT IS ONE RANK ONE PENSION (OROP) ?

Thursday, 03 November 2016 21:17
Before third pay commission the trades were allotted to get the work done in a systematic manner and there was only one basic pay for all but the Group allowances were given separately while in service. On retirement/discharge this allowance seized and the pension was given as per the Rank only. To keep the forces young and fit, the soldiers were discharged at 35-37 years of age. But they were compensated by a reasonable 70% to 75% pension. To be precious this is the Original one rank one pension. After 1971 war everything changed, First Field Marshal of our country…

SEVENTH PAY COMMISSION ARREARS CALCULATOR

Sunday, 30 October 2016 21:28
SEVENTH PAY COMMISSION ARREARS CALCULATOR PLEASE ENTER YOUR CURRENT BASIC (OROP) PAY, IT WILL SHOW AUTOMATICALLY CLICK HERE TO VISIT OUR DL-33 ARREARS CALCULATOR RELEASED ON 15 OCT 16 CLICK HERE TO JOIN JCOSORS.COM FACEBOOK GROUP FOR LATEST UPDATES REGARDING EX-SERVICEMEN POLICIES AND NEWS


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