These are some of the important links related to ex-servicemen welfare. You can also find some important links related to Department of Defence. To know more about each of them, do click on the 'Read More' link, which will take you to the respective websites.
EX-SERVICEMEN WELFARE DEPT.
Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare is a department under the MoD, India, established in 2004. It is the nodal agency for matters relating to armed forces veterans including pensioners. It looks after the welfare, resettlement and rehabilitation of ex-servicemen, war widows and their dependents
AIR FORCE ASSOCIATION
Air Force Association was formed on 15 September, 1980, as a non-political body and registered under the Societies Registration Act of 1860, with a mandate to promote the welfare of retired Air Force personnel, their families and families of those who are deceased. It has above 60,000 members.
INDIAN ARMY VETERANS
The Veterans Cell was raised in April, 2013 as a single window for the redressal of veterans' issues and aspirations at Army HQ level. Its role and charter has expanded considerably, to include matters beyond the usual pension and welfare related issues. It now functions directly under the Adjutant General.
INDIAN NAVY PENSIONERS' ASSOCIATION
The Naval Pension Office (NAVPEN) has been set up as a single window organization for managing all activities related to award of pension, (including disability/invalid pensions) as also resolution of legal and medical/ECHS issues, ex-servicemen welfare, etc for officers and sailors.
MINISTRY OF LABOUR AND EMPLOYMENT
The Ministry of Labour & Employment is one of the oldest and important Ministries of the Government of India. The main responsibility of the Ministry is to protect and safeguard the interests of workers in general and those who constitute the deprived sections of the society.
MINISTRY OF DEFENCE, GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
The Indian Govt. is responsible for ensuring the defence of India. The Supreme Command of the Armed Forces vests in the President. The responsibility for national defence rests with the Cabinet. The principal task of the Defence Ministry is to obtain policy directions of the Govt.