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Gallantry awardees to get free travel cards renewed in 3 yrs

HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times  Chandigarh, March 09, 2013
First Published: 10:12 IST(9/3/2013) | Last Updated: 11:06 IST(9/3/2013)
Railway minister Pawan Kumar Bansal announced that gallantry award winners would get their free travel cards renewed in every three years instead of one year. He made the announcement at a War Decorated India (WDI) convention held in Chandigarh on Saturday.

Meanwhile, Army chief Gen Bikram Singh donated Rs. 5 lakh to War Decorated India. Army Commander Western Command Lt Gen Sanjiv Chachra announced 50 per cent concession to gallantry awardees at clubs and guest houses under Western Command.
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