Disbursement of WWII war veteran pension


Dimapur, April 10: Payment of 2nd World War veteran pension, book grant, distress grant, funeral grant, marriage grant and medical treatment for serious disease from State and ESM welfare fund will be disbursed from April 16 to 26.
For Kohima, Phek, Tseminyu, Pughoboto and Kiphire, the payment will be disbursed on April 16 from ZSWO, Kohima; Dimapur, Peren & Mon on April 17 at ZSWO Dimapur; Wokha on April 23 at ZSWO Wokha; Mokokchung, Tuensang & Longleng on April 24 at ZSWO Mokokchung; Zunheboto on April 25 at ZSWO Zunheboto and all districts (in case of leftover) on April 26 at Directorate office, Sepfuzou Colony.
Payment shall be made to the veterans only on production of pension book or to the next of kin on production of original discharge certificate/death certificate if the veteran is not alive duly attested by Cl-I gazetted officer. Other payment shall made on production of identity card issued by Zila Sainik Welfare Offices. (Page News Service)