Welfare of family members of Armed Forces personnel – Rajya Sabha Q&A
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF DEFENCE
QUESTION NO 1775
ANSWERED ON 12.03.2018
Welfare of family members of Armed Forces personnel
1775 Shri Prabhat Jha
Will the Minister of DEFENCE be pleased to state :-
(a) whether there is a proposal to formulate a special scheme for the welfare of Armed Forces personnels and their family members so that the Armed Forces personnel deployed on border remain assured about the security of their families;
(b) if so, the details thereof;
(c) whether any budgetary provision has been made for the proposed scheme under the budget for the financial year 2018-19; and
(d) if so, the details thereof?
MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF DEFENCE
DR. SUBHASH BHAMRE
(a) No, Sir. There is no such proposal to formulate any special scheme.
(b) to (d): Does not arise in view of reply to part (a) above.