Category: Department of Ex Servicemen Welfare

Procedure for payment and re-imbursement of Medical Expenses under ECHS: Processing of online bills by Bill Processing Agency (BPA)

| July 22, 2014

 Procedure for payment and re-imbursement of Medical Expenses under ECHS: Processing of online bills by Bill Processing Agency (BPA) 22A (10)/2010/US (WE)/D(Res)-Vol-V Govt. Of India Deptt of Ex-Servicemen Welfare Ministry of Defence New Delhi 110001 Dated the 10th July, 2014 To, The Managing Director Central Organisation ECHS. Subject: Procedure for payment and re-imbursement of Medical Expenses […]

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One Rank One Pension is a reality

| February 18, 2014

One Rank One Pension is a reality The Government has allocated Rs. 500 crores to the Defence Pension Account in the current financial year itself for implementation of One Rank One Pension scheme for the Defence Forces of the country. Making the announcement in Parliament today during his Interim Budget Speech, the Finance Minister Shri P. Chidamram said that this decision will be implemented prospectively from the financial year 2014-15. The Finance Minister […]

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Re-employment of Ex-servicemen in Banks

| December 26, 2013

Re-employment of Ex-servicemen in Banks – Maximum Age Limit Guidelines on re-employment of Ex-servicemen in Public Sector Banks/Financial services have been issued vide the Ministry of Finance, Department of Economic Affairs (Banking Division) (Now Department of Financial Services) OM No.261/16/89-SCT(B) dated the 30th May, 1990. The OM prescribes the following maximum age limit for recruitment of Ex-servicemen in the Public […]

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List of Private Hospitals / Nursing Homes and Diagnostic Labs under ECHS

| December 18, 2013

List of Private Hospitals / Nursing Homes and Diagnostic Labs under ECHS No.22B (01)/2011-WE/D(Res) Government of India Ministry of Defence Dept of Ex-Servicemen Welfare OFFICE MEMORANDUM New Delhi the 12 Dec., 2013 Subject :- EMPANELMENT OF HOSPITALS / NURSING HOMES AND DIAGNOSTIC CENTRES FOR ECHS 1. I am directed to state that in terms of […]

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EX-SERVICEMEN CONTRIBUTORY HEALTH SCHEME ECHS FAQ’s

| December 18, 2013

EX-SERVICEMEN CONTRIBUTORY HEALTH SCHEME ECHS FAQ’s – GENERAL Q1. What is the Ex Service Men Contributory Health Scheme? Ans. ECHS was authorised by Government of India on 30 Dec 2002, and has been introduced from 01 April 2003. It is a publicly funded Medicare scheme for those who are ex-servicemen and pensioners & their eligible […]

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Enhancement of amount of Ex-gratia payable to Reservists and families of Reservists – reg.

| December 5, 2013

Enhancement of amount of Ex-gratia payable to Reservists and families of Reservists – reg. No. 1(06)/2010-D(Pen / Policy) Government of India Ministry of Defence Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare New Delhi dated 22 November, 2013. To, The Chief of the Army Staff, The Chief of the Naval Staff The Chief of the Air Staff Subject : […]

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Himachal CM seeks One Rank One Pension for ex-servicemen

| December 5, 2013

One Rank One Pension Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh Saturday met Congress president Sonia Gandhi here and pleaded the case for implementation of ‘one rank, one pension’ scheme for the ex-servicemen. He said the implementation of the scheme would benefit the majority of the ex-servicemen in the state and would give them additional economic […]

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Revised Interim Scales of Contractual Manpower for ECHS Clinics

| November 18, 2013

Revised Interim Scales of Contractual Manpower for ECHS Clinics No. 22(72)/06/ D(Res)/US(WE) (Vol-IV) Government of India Ministry of Defence Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare New Delhi the 12th November, 2013 To, The Chief of Army Staff The Chief of Navy Staff The Chief of Air Staff Subject:- Revised Interim Scales of Contractual Manpower for ECHS Clinics […]

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Defence Pension Adalats in Jamshedpur will be held on dt 29th & 30th October, 2013

| September 23, 2013

As per the Annual action Plan of Controller General of Defence Accounts, New Delhi in consultation with the Ministry of Defence, the Principal Controller of Defence Accounts (Pensions) Allahabad will be organising the 119th Defence Pension Adalat at Jamshedpur (Jharkhand) on 29th and 30 th October, 2013 for redressal of grievances of Defence pensioners including Defence Civilians drawing pension through PUBLIC […]

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Financial guidelines for extension of ECHS facilities to Nepal Domiciled Gorkha (NDG) ESM pensioners in Nepal

| September 12, 2013

Financial guidelines for extension of ECHS facilities to Nepal Domiciled Gorkha (NDG) ESM pensioners in Nepal No.25 (02)/2012/ (WE) /D (Res) Government of India Ministry of Defence (Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare) New Delhi, the 10th September, 2013 To, The Chief of the Army Staff The Chief of the Naval Staff The Chief of the Air […]

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