Intergrated HQ of MOD (Army)Army HQs / QMG’s BranchDy Dte Gen Canteen ServicesL-1 Block, Room No. 15New Delhi – 110001
No. 96410/Q/DDGCS23 Oct 2008
PURCHASE OF CAR BY PBOR
1.Reference this HQ letter No. 96410/Q/DDGCS dated 08 Aug 06 and dated12 Oct 07.
2.Consequent to improved socio-economic conditions and purchasing power, theCOSC has accorded permission to serving and retired PBOR to purchase four wheelersthrough the CSD with effect from 01 Jan 2009 based on certain operative conditions toensure that the facility is not misused, procedures and safeguards given in the succeeding paragraphs will be strictly adhered to.
ELIGIBILITY AND CONDITIONS FOR PURCHASE
- All PBOR (serving and retired of the three services having minimumof 15 years colour service and having been released honorably are entitled to purchase afour wheelers up to 1300 CC capacity.4.
PROCEDURE AND CONDITIONS:-
(a)JCOs/equivalent can purchase the second car after five years of the initial purchase and all other entitled Soldiers / Sailors / Airmen after sevenyears. Sale of car is not allowed before completion of two years from thedate of purchase.(b)Serving and retired PBOR will apply on the prescribed forms as enclosedat Appendices ‘A’ and ‘B’ respectively (which will be provided by theconcerned CSD Depot)(c)Following documents shall be submitted alongwith the application:-(i)
(aa)A certified copy of Driving Licence issued by the civilauthorities.(ab)A certificate from the PBOR countersigned by the CO/OCtroops that the individual has not purchased a car in the last five /seven years as applicable and that he will not sell the car beforetwo years and that he is liable to pay the entire excise / sales taxconcession in case of any violation.(ac)a certified copy of the pay book wherein the entry withregard to purchase of car by the PBOR is made.(ad)Certificate from the Commanding Officer / OC Troops thatfinancial position of the applicant allows him to purchase a car (Appendix ‘C’)(ii)
– The retired PBOR shall submit an affidavit of Rs. 5/- on Non Judicial Stamp Paper (Appendix ‘D’) covering thefollowing:-(aa)I have not purchased a car in the last 5/7 years asapplicable.(ab)I shall not sell the car for the next two years.