Thursday, February 14, 2013
REDEFINING EX-SERVICEMEN STATUS
NOTIFICATION FOR REDEFINING THE TERM 'EX-SERVICEMEN' HAS BEEN ISSUED
On a first glance, the following are the apparent changes:
(a)The new notification covers aspects of all level of posts, that is, Group A, B, C and D.
(b)Those released on reduction of establishment are also now covered.
(c)Territorial Army pensioners of both categories, that is, those who earn pension after continuous service or in broken spells, would be covered.
(d)All gallantry awardees covered.
(e)Boarded out recruits in receipt of disability pension covered.
(f)Adjustment and modalities of reservation vis-à-vis other reserved categories fully explained and specified.
(g)Age relaxation for all levels of posts specified unambiguously including for Competitive Examinations.
Credit: Indian Military Service & Banafits.