Jammu: Continuing with an aim to provide more and more welfare measures for police personnel and to give financial assistance to meet the urgent needs, Director General of Police, J&K Shri Dilbag Singh sanctioned welfare loan in favour of 312 officers and personnel of J&K Police. The amount has been sanctioned out of Central Police Welfare Fund.
As per the PHQ order welfare loan/relief of Rs.3,19,60,000/- has been sanctioned in favour of 312 police personnel.
Among these 312 police personnel, 39 personnel suffering from different ailments, have been provided loan and relief for self-treatment. Similarly, 38 police personnel have been provided loan and relief for the treatment of their dependents.
219 police personnel have been provided loan to meet the expenses of their own marriage, marriage of wards. Two police personnel were provided loan for circumcision of their wards and one for mundan. 13 police personnel have been provided loan for higher education of their wards.
The DGP J&K also sanctioned rupees five thousand each to Const. Rayees Ahmad, SPO Aijaz Ahmad and rupees one lakh to SPO Vishal Singh out of Central Police Welfare Fund and Police Pariwar Fund who were injured while performing their legitimate duties.
Welfare loan/relief is sanctioned in favour of J&K Police personnel to meet the expenses of different natures including self-treatment, treatment of dependents, education of wards, self-marriage and marriage of wards, circumcision/yognopavit of son. The loan sanctioned to the Police personnel is refundable and is recovered in monthly installments from their salaries.
Pertinent to mention that Rs.20.61 crore loan / relief has been sanctioned and disbursed among 2150 J&K Police officers and personnel during the last financial year to meet their urgent needs and the needs of their respective families.