Ex-Gratia lump sum compensation payment to the families of Defence Services Personnel who die in the performance of bona fide official duty — Provision for nominations
20(1)/2017/D(Pay/Services) Part -1
Government of India
Ministry of Defence
Department of Military Affairs
New Delhi, dated the 08th July, 2022
The Chief of the Army Staff
The Chief of the Naval Staff
The Chief of the Air Staff
Subject : Payment of amount of Ex-Gratia lump sum compensation to the families of Defence Services Personnel who die in the performance of bona fide official duty — Provision for nominations — Regarding.
I am directed to refer to Ministry of Personnel Public Grievances and Pensions, Department of Pension and Pensioners Welfare OM No. 1/7/2020-P&PW/(F) dated 30.09.2021 on the above subject and state that the provisions of the said letter will be applicable mutatis-mutandis to Defence Services personnel.
2. The other. terms and conditions contained in this Ministry’s letter No. 20(1)/98/D(Pay/Services) dated 22.09.1998 as amended shall remain unchanged.
3. This issues with the concurrence of Finance Division of this Ministry vide their I.D. No 8(15)/2004-AG/PA/125-PA dated 7th July, 2022.
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