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Jammu: 07 JUL 2019
Indian Army organised an “Interactions with Ex-Servicemen” at Government High School, Sanjiot, Saaj, Pargal, Derak Ki Gali (DKG), Thanamandi, Phardala, Harni, Patari Gali, Chhapra Gali, Pir Baba, Basoni and Goldh in Poonch and Rajouri districts.
During the interaction, the Ex-Servicemen were acquainted with latest government policies and their grievances were noted to resolve them in a time bound manner. The in-teraction helped in understanding the requirements of the Ex-Servicemen in a holistic manner. During the interaction, Army officials took a feedback regarding issues pertaining to pension, canteen smart cards, ECHS, resettlement etc.
Amongst other issues, various aspects like general well-being of villagers, measures to empower the girl child, improvement in sports activities and ideas to enhance skills in the youth to attain gainful employment were also discussed. Indian Army is com-mitted to look after its retired personnel and assist them in providing them a conducive en-vironment to live a comfortable and honorable retired life.
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