Benefits Disabled Soldiers (BC)

 

BENEFITS FROM CENTRAL GOVT

 

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All defence personnel who are disabled, incapacitated in the performance of their bonafide official duties under various circumstances and are boarded out of service an account of disability/war injury attributable to an aggravated by military service, shall be paid Ex-gratia Lumpsum compensation amounting to Rs 9 lakhs for 100% disability. For disability/war injury less than 100% but not less than 20% the amount of Ex – gratia compensation shall be proportionately reduced. No Ex-gratia compensation shall be payable for disability/war injury less than 20%.The proportionate compensation would be based on actual percentage of disability as certified by the Invaliding Medical Board, without applying broad-banding provisions. (Applicable wef 01 Apr 2011) Auth :- GOI, MOD, Deptt of ESW letter No 2(2)/2011/D(Pen/Pol) dated
26 Dec 2011.

 

CDA (P) Allahabad

2.

Disability Element

 

(a) Pre Jan 2006 Retirees. Disabled pensioners have been granted modified parity at 30% of minimum of pay band + grade pay + MSP for 100% disability. For lesser percentage f disability, pro rata reduction in disability element .

(b) Retired on or after 01 Jan 06. Disability element admissible on retirement/invalidment for disability held attributable to or aggravated by mil service. It is computed at 30% of the the last reckonable emoulements drawn subject to a minimum of Rs 3510/- for 100% disability. For a lesser percentage of disability pro rata computation of disability element will be done.

 

 CDA (P)
Allahabad
 

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(a) War Injury Element


Admissible on retirement/invalidment on account of injury sustained in action as laid down in cat – E of Para 4 of Govt of India letter No 1(2)/97/D(Pen-C) dt 31 Jan 2001.

(b) War Injury on Invalidment


Equal to last reckonable emoluments for 100% disability.

(c) Injury Element on Retirement


Equal to 60% of last reckonable emoluments for 100% disability subject to a min of Rs 7020/-

(d) Cap on War Injury Pension
Removed wef 01 Jul 2009

 

 

4.

Disability Pension on PMR    Armed forces pers retiring/discharged from service on or after 01 Jan 2006 will be entitled to disability element/war injury element, if the injury is attributable to or aggravated by military service even if they proceed on premature retirement provided they were retained in service despite disability and had foregone lumpsum compensation in lieu of disability.

 

CDA (P)
Allahabad

5.

Constant Attendance Allowance   To be increased by 25% every time the DA payable on revised Pay Band goes up by 50%

Rs 3000/-pm

CDA (P)
Allahabad
 

6.

Allotment of Oil product Agencies under 8% Defence quota

Pers with 20% and above disability are eligible

DGR
 

7.

Education Concession from MOD

Same as BC (Fatal)

AG’s Br
(CW -3)

8.

Air Travel Concession.
75% concession in domestic flt by Indian Air Lines to War disabled Officers and their families.

 

CW-3/
Zila/Rajya Sainik Boards

9.

Railway Travel Concession.
50% concession in first and second AC and 75% concession in all other classes for self and a companion.

 

CW-3

10.

Reservation of seats in professional institutes.

 

KSB

11.

Priority in Telephone Connection. No installation fees. 50% concession in Rental Charges.

As per State Rules

CW-3

12.

Benefits from State Govts.

As per State Rules

Units

 

BENEFITS PROVIDED BY ARMY

 

13.

Army Central Welfare Fund

(a) Disabled soldiers (BC) of all operations after 15 Aug 1947 excluding “OP VIJAY (Kargil) “invalided/ boarded out/ prematurely released from service in Low Medical Category.

(b) Disabled soldiers (BC) retained in service based on percentage of disability (Revised rates wef 15 Jan 2009) :-
 

(i) Below 50%.

(ii) 50% to 74%.

(iii) 75% & above.
One time grant of Rs 1.00 lac.

One time grant of Rs 1.00 lac

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rs 20,000/-

Rs 40,000/-

Rs 60,000/-

All Ops after 15 Aug 1947 excl Op VIJAY (Kargil)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

R&W Sec

14.

 Assistance from Army Welfare Corpus

(a) Self Employment/Agro based venture

Rs 30,000/-

R&W Sec

(b) Mobility equipment (only Amputee/ Paraplegic/ Tetraplegic)

Rs 55,000/-

(c) Daughter’s Marriage

Rs 30,000/-

(d) Modification of Bathroom for 100% disabled and wheel chair bound (extended to physical cas also)

Rs 20,000/- max
 

15.

Disability Benefits Max for 100% disability proportionately reduced upto 20% disability

Rs 20 lacs to 4 lacs for offrs and Rs 10 lacs to Rs 2 lacs for PBOR’s

 AGIF

16.

Artificial Limb Centres.

Provisioning and Fitment of Artificial Limbs by Artificial Limb Centre, Pune and its five Sub Centres located at Delhi, Chandimandir, Lucknow, Bangalore and Guwahati.

 

CW-5

17.

Palliative Care Centre   Provisioning of Palliative Care Centre for terminally ill cancer, patients (service personnel and old/helpless veterans, their wives/widows) at Base Hospital, Delhi Cantt.

 

CW-5