|State Welfare Officer (SWO) - list CPF's SWO Officers||SWO Objects|
The existence of a formal set-up of WARB in each of the State HQrs or near State HQrs should be necessary, keeping in view the fact that the activities will have to be coordinated in accordance with place of final residence of retired personnel/NOKs. DIsG of the CPF which is numerically having maximum deployment in a particular State be designated as the State Welfare Officer (SWO). The list of SWOs is attached as Annexure-B. Summary of SWOs is as under:-
Summary of State Welfare Officers (Force-wise)
Staffing of the SWOs office and the CWOs office should be done from amongst the existing strength, till such time that a SIU study is conducted and suggestions of staff component is received.
Co-ordinate with the work of District Welfare Officers in the State.
i) Monitoring of District-wise welfare activities of ex-personnel of CPFs and its reporting to WARB CPFs.
ii) Promoting measures for the welfare and resettlement of ex-personnel of CPFs and for their families.
iii) Administering the District Welfare Officers 9DWO) in the State in accordance with the instructions prescribed by the WARB CPFs.
iv) Maintain Liaison with Ministries of the State, State undertaking and enterprises and banks to seek vacancies for widows and other dependents of ex-personnel of CPFs especially for those who killed in action.
v) Keep up-to-date welfare measures of all CPFs for guidance of ex-personnel of CPF.
vi) Carry out any duties assigned by WARB CPFs.
vii) Submit the consolidated demand of expenditure of offices of DWOs of the State every year.
viii) Maintain upto date district wise status of killed/disabled personnel and widows/dependents of CPFs in the states with the support of CWO.
ix) Ensure timely submission of reports and returns to CWO/WARB, if any.
x) Seek and monitor employment opportunities for widows/disabled personnel in the private sector in the state.
xi) Create additional welfare measures for widows/disabled and retired personnel of CPFs with the consent of WARB/CWO.
xii) May nominate for creation of DWO in a particular district as per requirement of the a rea through CWO for approval of WARB CPFs.