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ECHS has commissioned 24 x 7 help line
Phone No. 080 43004300
One Rank - One Pension is a fact now. Please read more on it at
Contact CABS at and Naval Pay Office at Queries can be addressed to:
Demob Section ( Officer /Sailor)
Naval Pay Office
Shahid Bhagat Singh Road
Mumbai - 400 023
022-22751062 - For Sailors - For Leave Encashment and Arrears of Pay
022-22751181 - CDA (Navy) Pension Cell - For Queries other than above
022-25075455 - CABS for Queries on Pension & Disbursement details of Arrears for Sailors
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A Pension Grievances Cell 'SAMADHAN' has been set up in the Directorate of Pay and Allowances to resolve difficulties of Naval / Family Pensioners. The Cell will provide assistance to solve Pension problems over letters / phone calls from pensioners / widows. The contacts are as follows:
Telephone: 011 23010382 Extension: 222
Fax: 011-23792057

For your post retirement Pay / Pension arrear queries contact or call SSO (Pension) at 02225075455.


CABS has updated the Trade certificate for Aviation Technical as follows:

The Rank of Petty Officer Air Electrical and above with 07 Yrs experience in branch is equivalent to a degree in Electrical Engineering.


Diploma in Electrical Engineering with 04 Yrs experience in the appropriate field for the post of civilians in defence services Group 'C' vide Ministry of Defence Notification published in Gazette of India (SRO No. 41 dated 05 Nov 1983) part II, Section - IV, Page 531.

Still the bad news is that they are not willing to re-issue the new one for the retired sailors.


More than 2 Lakhs can be expected in gratuity and commutation as arrears.

Revised PPO issued recently at CABS as follows:

COMMUTATION = 3,89,248/- (@ 50%) (your eligibility is minus what you have already taken)
DCRG = 1,56,200/- (After deduction of Rs.8400/- for ECHS) and (your eligibility is minus what you have already taken)
PENSION FOR PO Rank = 5,109/-

You can match your PPO with the above details. Currently they are issuing PPOs to 1/94 batch. Please be patient for some more months.


Visit the NAVPAY site for more clarifications on your 6th Pay Commission payment / arrears.