Monetary allowance/Pension to Pre-Independence gallantry award winner/widows

Monetary allowance/Pension to Pre-Independence gallantry award winner/widows of the awardees of Pre-Independence gallantry medals Policy revised on 28-05-2014 as under:-

Sr.No Name of the Award/medal Rate of Monetary Allowance/Pension
(a) Victoria Cross Rs 15,000/- p.m.
(b) Military Cross Rs 10,000/- p.m.
(c) Military Medal Rs 5000/- p.m.
(d) Indian Orders of Merit Rs 3000/- p.m.
(e) Indian Distinguished Service Medal Rs 2,000 p.m.
(f) Mention-in-Despatches(only Pre-Independence Awardees) Rs 2,000 p.m.