Eligibility of family pension in air force job


I am an ex-service man (Air force) with pension. I am a bachelor and I have an unmarried sister. who is my dependent. Is she eligible for family pension?

Answers (1)


193 votes

Hi,
In normal cases the siblings are not eligible for pension but you may make them the nominee. It is also intimated that there has been certain changes in rules/laws in this regard and the same may be confirmed through RTI.


Googling your legal issue online?

The internet is not a lawyer and neither are you.
Talk to a real lawyer about your legal issue.

Popular Armed Forces Tribunal Lawyers


Advocate Wg Cdr Ajit Kakkar (Retd)
Dwarka, Delhi
19 years Experience
Advocate Divesh Sharma
Chitrakoot, Jaipur
4 years Experience
Advocate Pritesh A Burad
Thane (w), Thane
6 years Experience
Advocate Khursheed Anwar Qureshi
Shivaji Nagar, Pune
25 years Experience

Disclaimer: The above query and its response is NOT a legal opinion in any way whatsoever as this is based on the information shared by the person posting the query at LawRato.com and has been responded by one of the Armed Forces Tribunal Lawyers at LawRato.com to address the specific facts and details. You may post your specific query based on your facts and details to get a response from one of the Lawyers at LawRato.com or contact a Lawyer of your choice to address your query in detail.


Related Articles



"LawRato.com has handpicked some of the best Legal Experts in the country to help you get practical Legal Advice & help."

Similar questions

sir iam served in army ,from 1990 to 2006,after completing 16 years of service i late by 265 days ,so army court martioled me,no benifit given by army…

Read More

By the conspiracy of co & psychiatric doctor I was board out from army in s2 medical catagory.I was diagnosis as dilusonel disorder.all medical do…

Read More

I Joined Naval Academy in Jan 2010. In 2011 When I was Playing Basketball in academy I got injured my knee and sustained ACL Tear. For That I was give…

Read More

Sir.. I m newly commissioned sub Lt of indian navy of executive branch which is involved in mostly sailing tasks.. I got commissioned 3 months earlier…

Read More