Kerala PSC India Year Book Study Materials Page 123Book's First Page
for membership and latest policies, etc. are available on www.echs.gov.in. Defence Pensions Pension to approximately 31 lakh Defence pensioners/family pensioners is disbursed through 21 public sector banks, 3 private sector banks 283 treasuries, 64 Defence Pension Disbursing Offices (DPDOs), 1 post office, 1 Pay and Accounts Offices (PAOs) scattered all over India. For the Armed Forces Pensioners residing in Nepal, disbursement of pension is done through 3 Pension Payment Offices (PPOs).