Indian Coast GuardEx Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme



Ex Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS) introduced vide Government of India, Ministry of Defence letter no : 22(1)01/US(WE)/D(Res) dated 30 Dec 02 has further been extended to the uniformed Coast Guard Pensioners through a Corrigendum issued vide Government of India, Ministry of Defence, Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare letter no 22(68)/2006/US(WE)/D(Res) dated 22 Jan 08. The details of the scheme are available in CGHQ policy letter AD/0227 dated 08 May 08.

The highlight of the scheme are as under:


(a) The scheme is extended only for uniformed CG Pensioners.

(b)  The dependents of the Uniformed CG Pensioners are also covered.

(c)  The dependents include Wife/Husband/ Dependent Children and



Application are under dispatch to retired Officers, SOs and Enrolled Personnel.


For more details please visit ECHS website .


Application form for membership   (in .pdf format) Download                  


Sample Form                                             Download


2008 INDIAN COAST GUARD, Ministry Of Defence, Government Of INDIA
Coast Guard Headquarters, National Stadium Complex, New Delhi 1100 01

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