The Chief of the Army Staff
The Chief of the Air Staff
The Chief of the Navy Staff
Sir,Subject : Ex-gratia lump sum compensation — Recommendations of the Seventh Central Pay Commission.
|S No.||Circumstances||Rates (in Rs.)|
|(a)||Death occurring due to accidents in course of performance of duties.||25 Lakhs|
|(b)||Death in the course of performance of duties attributed to acts of violence by terrorists, anti-social elements etc.||25 Lakhs|
|(c)||Death occurring in border skirmishes and action against militants, terrorists, extremists, sea pirates.||35 Lakhs|
|(d)||Death occurring while on duty in the specified high altitude, inaccessible border posts, on account of natural disasters, extreme weather conditions.||35 Lakhs|
|(e)||Death occurring during enemy action in war or such war like engagements, which are specifically notified by Ministry of Defence and death occurring during evacuation of Indian Nationals from a war-torn zone in foreign country.||45 Lakhs|
3. The other terms and conditions contained in the Ministry's letter dated 22.09.1998 as amended shall remain unchanged.