Disability Pension and Invalid Pension is Different – Know the Eligibility Criteria

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It has been noticed that Some defence authority have communicated wrong concept on eligibility criteria for disability pension. According to those authorities, one of the eligibility criteria to get disability pension for the PBOR with less than 10 years of service is that the individual should be fully Unfit for Military and Civil Service (fully … Read more

Broadbanding of Disability Pension of Exservicemen

Military service is dedicated to the nation. After joining the Indian Armed Forces, soldiers may fall ill and placed in low medical category (LMC) due to stress and strain of military service and operational activities of the defence forces.  When such LMC personnel and LMC officers are released from the Armed Forces or discharged on … Read more

Award of Disability Element when Disability Manifests After Retirement or increase in disability

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During the service with the Indian Armed Forces, the Soldiers and officers are put on hazardous duties throughout their career and it is very difficult stay fit while retiring.  Disability detected  before retirement is compensated by the Govt in the nature of award of disability pension.  In the event of the disability of an officer … Read more

Service Element Entitled for Sheltered Appointment Unwilling with Below 15 Yrs Service also : Confirmed by PCDA

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RTI application was forwarded to PCDA regarding confirmation of certain rules and regulations related to applicability of Disability pension to LMC personnel who released due to unwilling to accept sheltered appointment and rendered below 15 years of service. The copy of the RTI application and its reply is reproduced below : Read in hindi : … Read more

Equal Increase in Pension to All Ranks of Indian Military : Appeal to Raksha Mantri

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Good news for all pensioners. Increase in pension for the deprived category pensioners has been represented by the organised association of exservicemen. Discrimination and disparity in democratic socio political environment is caused imbalance and in long run it creates dissatisfaction in the community. Such a thing has already created dissatisfaction in the ex-servicemen community. Pension … Read more

Disability Pension Claim when Disability Manifests after Discharge of Service Personnel

Disability Pension Claim when Disability Manifests after Ddischarge of Service Personnel

Hello Friends! Most of the Armed Forces Personnel and officers are retired in good health. Some may retired with disability. You might have noticed that a disability rose after your retirement which is connected to your military service. In some cases, the disability percentage of LMC veterans may be increased after retirement. In both the … Read more

For Soldiers & Defence Pensioners : Govt Declared Special Benefit on 15 August 2022

No. 2(3)/2022/D(Pen/Pol) Government of India Ministry of Defence Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare Sena Bhawan, New Delhi, Dated, the 15th August, 2022 ToThe Chief of Defence Staff The Chief of Army Staff The Chief of Naval Staff The Chief of Air Staff Subject: Grant of Disability Pension/Element/Special Family Pension in case of death of ESM due … Read more

Sheltered Appointment to Army LMC Personnel and applicability of Service Element : Govt Rules and Regulations

What is Sheltered Appointment of Indian Army ? Based on the Rules and Regulations of the Army, judgements of AFT in some cases of disability pension has stated that all units of the army are organised and authorised specific manpower based on their ‘War Establishment’ (WE), where the specific role of each person is defined … Read more

Your Disease or Disability is Eligible to get Disability Pension or not – Check Here

Why Disability Pension is Granted to Armed Forces Personnel After joining the Indian Armed Forces, soldiers may fall ill and placed in low medical category (LMC) due to stress and strain of military service and operational activities of the defence forces.  When such LMC personnel and officers are released from the Armed Forces or discharged … Read more

Disability Pension with Service Pension exempted from income tax

Disability pension is exempted from income tax

Disability pension is exempted from income tax Thousands of reemployed defence pensioners are paying a huge amount of income tax every year.  This article is for them who do not have sufficient information regarding exemption of pension from paying income tax in certain cases. So, you might have heard somewhere that the disability pension of … Read more