The Department registers the names of Ex-servicemen and sponsors their names to the various departments against 2% reserved vacancies for ex-servicemen and is responsible for checking the rosters. Deficiencies in matters of reservation for ex-servicemen are brought to the notice of the Government.
Provides cash awards/land, annuity and other concessions' to the gallantry award winners.
Grants Financial Assistance to the families of the defence personnel killed/disabled in action.
Sanctions War Jagir to the families whose son/sons serve in defence forces of the country.
Provides grants to ex-servicemen for the marriage of their daughters.
Organises Flag Day Fund collection and helps the ex-servicemen with aid.
Organises rallies for ex-servicemen, with a view to listen to their grievances and to educate them about new facilities given to them.
Assists ex-servicemen in resolving their pensionary or other service matters and to look after the war widows and wards of the battle casualties.
Reservation of seats in Professional Courses.
Liaison with Central Government recruiting agencies.
Liaison with Army and Command Headquarters and other departments of Government.
Holding of Rajya Sainik Board and Amalgamated Fund Committee meetings.