panaji: September15, 2015 …. The 7th Executive Committee Meeting of Sainik Welfare Board on Special fund for Reconstruction and Rehabilitation of Ex-Servicemen was held at the Secretariat today. The meeting was Chaired by Chief Secretary Shri R.K Srivastav.
During the meeting, various issues pertaining to the welfare of ex-servicemen were discussed. The meeting also discussed on issues like renewal of financial assistance cases, reviewed the bye-laws of the fund and handicapped grant to wards of exe-servicemen, besides this scholarship cases, special scholarship cases and medical reimbursement cases as well. Apart from this, the issue of domicile of ex-servicemen and enhancing the amount of marriage grant from Rs. 15000 to Rs.50000.
Dr. Sachin Shinde Collector South Goa, Shri Sunil Masurkar Addl. Collector- North , Col. Hari Narayanan Admn. Comdt, Cdr. Anup Keni Member, Shri Sanjiv Gadkar Addl. Secy. Home, Were among those who attended the meeting. Maj. Venugopal Nair Secretary Department of Sainik Welfare coordinated the meeting .