Personnel Below Officer Rank (PBOR) - Disability Pension
Personnel Below Officer Rank Disability Pension : Regular Army/Air Force/Navy/DSC
Conditions Of Grant
A claim for disability pension arises only if an individual is invalided out of service on account of disability which is accepted as attributable to or aggravated by his military service.
Individuals placed in low medical category permanently and discharged as no alternative employment in their trade/category suitable to their low medical category could be provided or unwilling to accept the alternative employment or retained in alternative appointment and subsequently discharged before completion of their engagement shall be deemed to have been invalided out from service for the purpose of the Entitlement Rules.
All PBOR are required to be medically examined by medical officer prior to their release/ retirement / discharge.