|President of India in his Address to the Joint Session of Parliament on 9.6.2014, inter-alia mentioned that Government will appoint a Veterans Commission to address their grievances. The proposal regarding setting up of the Commission is under consideration of the Government.|
No funds have been allocated for setting up the Veterans Commission during the year 2014-15.
This information was given by Minister of State for Defence Rao Inderjit Singh in a written reply to ShriRajeev Chandrasekhar in Rajya Sabha today.
(Release ID :113958)