Promise Tracker

Grant pensions to differently abled soldiers

Budget Speech para. 321: "We remain committed to ensuring that our war heroes are taken care of. As directed by His Excellency the President and the Honourable Prime Minister, we have taken steps to ensure that the anomalies that were in existence to be removed. The extra payment that will be granted will be called the “Ranaviru Surakum Dimanawa” . I therefore propose to allocate Rs. 3,500 million for this purpose."
  • Allocation (Rs. Mn) :  3,500
  • Sector :  Social Welfare
  • Ministry / Government Institution :  Ministry of Defence

Openness Tracker

Open

Ministry has provided information on the financial progress of the project. There is some information on pensions granted to differently-abled soldiers online, but it is difficult to match the online information to the promise.

Progress Tracker

Poor

According to information provided, 26% of the total allocation has been spent during the period.

Sources of Information

  • Budget Tracker - Website Website
  • Budget Tracker - Website RTI