Sale of items by CSD canteens to Ex-Servicemen

Stipend to the Children of ESM out of Amalgamated Fund ranging from Rs 200/-to Rs 600/- p.m. depending upon the income slab of parents. It is applicable to students from class 9th to higher studies. This facility is available to those ESM whose monthly income upto Rs. 9000/-p.m. for 9th and 10th class and from Rs. 9000/- p.m. to Rs. 13000/-p.m. of other classes.

Scholarship to children of Haryana Domicile studying in the following Institutes at the rate shown against each :-


Rashtriya Indian Military College (R.I.M.C), Dehradun

- Rs 50,000/- p.a.


Sainik Schools Kunjpura (Karnal) & Rewari Scholarship Income Group Annual)

(1) Upto Rs. 1,60,000/-

(2) From Rs. 1,60,001 to 2,00,000/-

(3) From Rs. 2,00,001/- to 2,50,000/-

(4) From 2,50, 001 to 3,00,000/-

(5) Above Rs. 3,00,000/-

(6) Uniform Allowance

(7) Diet Allowance

Annual Scholarship

Rs 50,000/-

Rs 40,000/-

Rs 30,000/-

Rs 25,000/-


Rs 2,000/-p.a.

Rs 75/- per day

Sale of items by CSD canteens to Ex-Servicemen and Service personnel is exempted from tax. CSD canteen facilities are available in almost all Districts and in Tehsil Headquarters.

Rebate in Excise duty for supply of liquor for Ex-Servicemen and serving soldiers through CSD.

Haryana Govt. has reserved 5% posts in Class-I and II categories and horizontal reservation of 14% for ESM in Class III and IV posts in all Govt. departments, Semi Govt. Agencies and Public Sector Undertakings. In case, non-availability of eligible ESM, their dependent sons/daughters and wives if eligible can be considered on merit basis. Dependent sons, daughters and wives of those ESM who have got employment in Govt. or in Semi Govt. departments are not allowed this concession. In case of War Widows, two dependents can be sponsored.

Minimum age limit prescribed for any service or post is relaxed in favour of Ex-Defence Forces personnel to the extent of military service added by three years.

Haryana Govt. has recognized Army Certificates of education as under:-


Army Certificate of education Class-I with 15 years of service is equivalent to



ESM having 20% disability with Army Certificate of education Class-II and having 10 years service is equivalent to



Army Certificate of education Class-II and III with 15 years of service are equivalent to

Class 8th and 5th respectively

Haryana Govt. has also earmarked 3% reservation within reservation in Teaching/Technical institutions, Medical, Dental, Ayurvedic, Engineering, ITI's/College's for the ESM/Freedom Fighters and their dependents as under:-


General Caste




Scheduled Caste




Backward Class

16% for Block “A”

11% for Block “B”



For Handicapped


if due to non availability of suitable category of handicapped candidate, this quota is not filled than 1% is offered to ESM and their dependents and 1% is offered to dependents of Freedom Fighters.

Exemption of Medical examination fee on first entry into Government service. Further, disabled ESM called for re-categorisation by the Medical Board are treated on duty for hospitalization period.

Sainik Rest Houses almost at all the District Headquarters have been established. In addition Sainik Rest Houses at Bahadurgarh, Kosli, Kanina, Loharu, Gohana, Ateli have also been established. Free accommodation is provided for stay in the rest houses for War Widows and PVC, MVC & VC and Arjuns awardees.