|The fourth West Zone meeting of Rajya Sainik Boards, RSBs was held through video conferencing in New Delhi today. The meeting was chaired of Secretary, Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare, Ravikant.
The Action Taken Report of the third meeting of the West Zone was discussed along with fresh agenda points. The subjects included reservation of Ex-Servicemen in employment, staff shortage, pay and allowances of RSB employees, delay in payment of benefits under various welfare schemes, opening of new Ex-servicemen Contributory Health Scheme ECHS Polyclinics, opening of new CSD Canteens and pension issues.
Mr Ravikant gave directions to take urgent and time-bound action on the issues raised by RSBs. He assured the RSBs of full support from Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare and Kendriya Sainik Board in resolving the issues.