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Defence Ministry launches 3 new initiatives


  • The Defence Ministry launched three new initiatives for the welfare of ex-servicemen and their families on the occasion of Armed Forces Veterans Day.
  • Defence Minister Rajnath Singh announced that the Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare has allotted 320 crore rupees to the Armed Forces Flag Day Fund for the welfare veterans and their families. 
  • This will benefit over 1.66 lakh wards and widows of Ex-Servicemen.