DGP sanctions Rs 1.12 cr welfare loan for police personnel
Feb 04 : The Director General of Police,
J&K, Dilbag Singh on Tuesday sanctioned welfare loan/relief of
about Rs 1.12 crore in favour of 106 police personnel to provide assistance to
personnel to meet expenses on health, education of wards, marriage.
In a statement issued here, the DGP has
sanctioned the financial assistance out of Contributory Central
Police Welfare Fund.
The statement read that the welfare loan that
ranges from Rs 50,000 to Rs three lakh has been sanctioned in favour of 17 Police
personnel for their self-treatment or for the treatment of their dependents. Rs
one lakh each has been sanctioned in favour of 68 police personnel to meet the
expenses for self-marriage or marriage of their dependent. Loan of Rs
one lakh each has been sanctioned in favour of nine police personnel for higher
education purpose of their wards and Rs 50,000 each has been sanctioned in
favour of two police personnel to meet the expenses for religious obligations.
The loan will be recovered in installments from the personnel’s
salary without any interest.
The DGP has also
sanctioned welfare relief in favour of ten police personnel at
different rates. The relief has been provided for their
self-treatment or the treatment of their dependents.
The statement read that J&K Police
Headquarters with this endeavors continues to focus on the welfare of
its personnel and their families. The Police personnel who are in need of
financial assistance for self-treatment or treatment of dependents,
self-marriage or marriage of their dependents/ higher education of their
children or some religious obligations, are helped out under different schemes
that have been introduced under the umbrella of Central
Police Welfare Fund read the press release.