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DGP sanctions welfare relief for NOKs of deceased, retired personnel

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SRINAGAR 28: Director General of Police Dilbag Singh has sanctioned welfare relief for 21 retired police personnel and NOKs of seven deceased personnel. An amount of rupees 5.45 lakh has been sanctioned out of Retired Policemen Welfare Fund to cater their expenses of urgent nature.

As per the PHQ order issued on June 27, 2019 welfare relief has been sanctioned for the personnel to meet the expenses like self treatment, treatment of spouse or children, liquidation of bank loan and marriage of daughters.

Rupees forty thousand each has been sanctioned for treatment of four personnel suffering from life consuming diseases. Four persons have also been given welfare relief of rupees twenty thousand each to meet the expenses of their daughters’ marriage or self treatment. Likewise twenty persons who are in distress have been provided a monetary solace to meet their expenses of urgent nature.

PHQ has been working for the welfare of retired police personnel and their families. “Martyrs/Retired Police Assistance Cells” at all districts and unit level have been constituted to resolve the issues related to the families of police martyrs and retired police personnel. Each Assistance Cell is supervised by a gazetted officer with one non-gazetted officer and two lower subordinates as its members.

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