GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
Ministry of Home Affairs
DEPARTMENT OF HOME
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO 2532
TO BE ANSWERED ON 16.04.2008
Number of Outstanding Claims Pending in Para Military Forces .
SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR
Will the Minister of HOME AFFAIRS be pleased to state:-
(a) the number of personnel of the Para Military Forces who lost their lives during 2007, force-wise;
(b) whether the families of such personnel have any outstanding claims pending as on 01.04.08, force-wise; and
(c) the reasons for the delay in disposing of such claims and by when they are likely to be cleared, force-wise?
MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS
(SHRI SRIPRAKASH JAISWAL)
(a) & (b):
Force No. of deaths in 2007 Claims Pending As on 1.4.2008
AR 124 18
BSF 370 20
CISF 204 02
CRPF 375 68
ITBP 71 08
NSG 01 01
SSB 93 -
(c):The claims are cleared on receiving all necessary documents. Sometimes there is delay in production of succession certificate from the Courts.