Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Pension for seafarers via social welfare

The disbursal of pension for retired seafarers under the Goa welfare/pension scheme for seafarer will soon be implemented through the social welfare department. “We have already transferred all the data to the social welfare department. Earlier, there used to be cases where people would draw pension from the social welfare scheme as well as from the seafarers scheme which is not permissible,” director for NRI affairs Anthony D'Souza stated. Read More