STATE TIMES NEWS
JAMMU: Former Director Rajya Sainik Board, Brig. (Retd.) Harcharan Singh on Wednesday called on the Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha here.
They apprised the Lt Governor about various welfare issues of Ex-Servicemen pertaining to formation of Ministry of Sainik Welfare Department, Jobs to families of Martyrs, ex-Gratia grant to family of Battle casualty, reservation for ESM in Government jobs, reservation in Belt forces and special recruitment drive for wards of ex-Servicemen in Army and CAPF.
The Lt Governor, while interacting with the Ex-Servicemen lauded the Army personnel for their dedicated services to providing a safe and secure environment for the people.
He observed that the J&K Government is committed towards the welfare of the Ex-Servicemen and their family members. Every effort will be made to safeguard their interests and for the redressal of their genuine grievances, added the Lt Governor.