Disabled Soldiers (Battle Casualty)

Last Updated On: 31/01/2014

Q  No 1

I am a disabled (Battle Casualty) soldier.  Am I eligible for any grant ?

Ans

Yes, all battle casualty disabled soldiers injured in various military operations wef 01 May 1999 onwards and subsequently retained in service are eligible for one time grant out of ACWF based on their percentage of disability.
 

Q  No 2

I am a disabled (Physical casualty) soldier.  Am I eligible for any grant ?

Ans

No, as per the policy in vogue only disabled Battle Casualty are eligible for the said grant.
                                                           
Wef 01 May 1999      Wef 15 Jan 2009

(i)

Below 50%

10,000/-

20,000/-

(ii)

50% to 74%

20,000/-

40,000/-

(iii)

75% & above

30,000/-

60,000/-



Q  No 3

I am a disabled (Battle Casualty) boarded out soldier.  Am I eligible for any grant ?

Ans

Yes,all Battle Casualties disabled soldiers (excluding Operation Vijay, Kargil) who are boarded out of service in low medical category due to injuries sustained in various military operations after 15 Aug 1947 without completing their terms of engagement are eligible for one time grant of  Rs One Lac.