7th CPC : Ex-gratia amount for CAPF personnel increased w.e.f. 01-01-2016

7th CPC : Ex-gratia amount for CAPF personnel increased w.e.f. 01-01-2016

7th CPC : Ex-gratia amount for CAPF personnel increased w.e.f. 01-01-2016 ** Press Information Bureau, Government of India, Ministry of Home Affairs ** 25-July-2017 11:18 IST ** Ex-gratia amount for CAPF personnel ** The amount of ex-gratia lump sum compensation available to the families of
Central Government Civilian employees, who die in the performance of their
bona-fide official duties under various circumstances, has been increased
on the recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission w.e.f.
01/01/2016
ex gratia amount for capf personnel

Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Home Affairs 
25-July-2017 17:18 IST 
Ex-gratia amount for CAPF personnel 
 
The amount of ex-gratia lump sum compensation available to the families of
Central Government Civilian employees, who die in the performance of their
bona-fide official duties under various circumstances, has been increased
on the recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission w.e.f.
01/01/2016 vide DoP&PW OM No.38/37/2016-P&PW(A)(i) dated
04/08/2016, as under: 

Circumstances
Earlier amount

(Rs.)
Revised amount (Rs.)
Death occurring due to accidents in course of
performance of duties.
10 lakh
25 lakh
Death in the course of performance of duties attributed
to acts of violence by terrorists, anti social elements
etc.
10 lakh
25 lakh
Death occurring in border skirmishes and action against
militants, terrorists, extremists, sea pirates.
15 lakh
35 lakh
Death occurring while on duty in the specified high
altitude, unaccessible border posts, etc. on account of
natural disasters, extreme weather conditions.
15 lakh
35 lakh
Death occurring during enemy action in war or such war
like engagements, which are specifically notified by
Ministry of Defence and death occurring during
evacuation of Indian Nationals from a war-torn zone in
foreign country.
45 lakh

The rate of ex-gratia lump sum compensation for 100 percent disability to
CAPFs & Assam Rifles personnel, who are disabled in the performance of
their bonafide official duty under various circumstances and are boarded
out from service on account of disability attributable to aggravated in
service, has been revised vide this Ministry OM No.27011/64/2010-R&W
(Part) dated 07/06/2017 from Rs. 09 lakhs to Rs. 20 lakhs w.e.f 01/01/2016.
The 7th CPC has recommended a common regime of Risk and Hardship
Allowance for Army and CAPFs which has been accepted by the Government. 
This was stated by the Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Kiren
Rijiju in a written reply to question by Shri Bahadur Singh Koli in the Lok
Sabha today. 
Source: PIB
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