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GARIMA - Grant for Last Rites

A scheme named 'GARIMA' for all air veterans had been launched on 26 Mar 13. Under the scheme, a grant of ₹10,000/- is paid to widow/NOK with an aim of ensuring decent last rites of the deceased air veteran. To ensure timely last rites, grant is initially paid by the SI of the nearest AF Unit to widow/NOK and subsequently reimbursed by IAFBA to SI of the unit.