Directory of Ex-Servicemen
Ludhiana, February6.In order to extend best services to
ex-servicemen, the District Sainik Welfare Office has
decided to compile a directory of all ex-servicemen residing
in the district to keep a record that will help the department.
Giving details, newly-joined District Sainik Welfare Officer
Col Harvinder Pal Singh said, “We expect that around
40,000 ex-servicemen are residing in Ludhiana alone. If we
have all record pertaining to these former defence servicemen,
we will be able to help them.”Urging all former defence officials
to give their present address and contact numbers to Office,
Ludhiana, Col Harvinder saidthe District Sainik Welfare ,
“The directory will be helpful in forming a network that could
beused at the time of crisis and whenever their experiences and
services are required.”The information could be conveyed at
94178-22874, 98769-71230 and 0161-2741066.The project will
also be available in a digital format and will help the department
have better interaction with ex-servicemen and their families.
Please Note: A good effort,indeed,being made by an officer who
left an everlasting impression in every veteran's mind during his
short stay a Patiala.
Veteran Prabhjot Singh Chhatwal PLS Retd.