Haryana govt increases pension of freedom fighters

Haryana government has increased the pension for freedom fighters or their widows or their unmarried and unemployed daughters and disabled unmarried unemployed sons.

Updated: Sep 09, 2010, 00:32 AM IST

Chandigarh: Haryana government has increased
the pension for freedom fighters or their widows or their
unmarried and unemployed daughters and disabled unmarried
unemployed sons.

The `Samman Pension` has been hiked from Rs.6,000 to
Rs.11,000 per month (including fixed medical allowance at the
rate of Rs.750 per month) with effect from August 15, 2010.

A notification to this effect was isued by Chief
Secretary Urvashi Gulati, an official spokesman said here
today.

-PTI