Educational Concession for Children of Armed Forces Officers and PBORs
Educational Concession for Children of Armed Forces Officers and PBORs Missing/Disabled/Killed in Action – Finmin OM dated 21.03.2018
Finance Ministry OM regarding Cap on Educational Concession removed for the Children of Armed Forces Officers / PBORs, Missing/Disabled/Killed in Action
No.A-27023/4/2017-E.II(B) (7th CPC)
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
DEPARTMENT OF EXPENDITURE
(7th CPC Matters)
North Block, New Delhi
Dated: 21st March 2018
Subject: Educational Concession removed for the Children of Armed Forces Officers / PBORs, Missing/Disabled/Killed in Action – regarding.
The undersigned is directed to refer to the Ministry of Defence’s OM No.6(1)2009/Edn. Concession/D(Res.II) dated 11th January, 2018 and 13th February, 2018 on the subject mentioned above. The matter has been examined in this Department and the following is agreed to:
(a) Educational Concession will continue without the cap of Rs.10000/- per month.
(b) The Educational Concession will be admissible only for undertaking studies in a Government/Government aided schools/Educational Institutes, Military/Sainik Schools and other Schools or Colleges recognized by the Central or State Government including the autonomous organizations financed entirely by the Central / State Governments.
2. This issues with the approval of Hon’ble Finace Minister.
Ministry of Defence
Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare
(Smt. Santhosh, JS-Res-II).
‘B’ Wing, Sena Bhawan,