The Ministry of Defence has enhanced the rates of monthly allowance for gallantry awardees.
The new rates shall be applicable with effect from 30 March 2011.
Following are the enhanced monthly amounts :
PVC : Rs 10,000
AC : Rs 6,000
MVC : Rs 5,000
KC : Rs 4,500
VrC : Rs 3,500
SC : Rs 3,000
SM / NM / VM (G) : Rs 1,000
The MoD has already forwarded the letter to Services HQrs.