Indian Army organises Armed Forces Veterans Day at Palmar


Indian Army organises Armed Forces Veterans Day at Palmar

KISHTWAR JANUARY14: In an endeavour to increase communication with veterans of the region, Indian Army today organised “Armed Forces Veterans Day” at Palmar Region of Kishtwar District.

Indian Army officers interacted with the veterans and apprised them of the various schemes and facilities available from Central and State Government.

An ESM counter was also made functional throughout the event where the participants clarified their financial anomalies pertaining to pension and arrears.

Relevant issues pertaining to health services and plans for enhancing quality of post retirement life was also discussed. The veterans were also explained about the digital life certificate system, its benefits and usage. The event was also marked with interactive lectures by professionals on various topics pertaining to Banking, Postal and Allied insurance schemes available to veterans and their families. A total of 60 veterans attended the event.

The veterans lauded the initiative and expressed hope that the Army would conduct more such events in the future.