Following Advisory Committees are formed for Discussing, Modifying and Recommending Welfare Schemes and Policies on Welfare and Resettlement of War affected, Serving / Ex Defence personnel and their Dependents.


Rajya Sainik Board ( RSB )

At the State Level, RSB is constituted by the Government on recommendation of the Directorate. RSB generally meets once in 6 months.Constution of the RSB is as below :

President of RSB

Honourable Chief Minister of Karnataka

Vice Presidents

AOC - in - C, Training Command, IAF

GOC - in - C, Southern Command

FOC - in - C, Western Naval Command, Mumbai

Ex - Officio Members

Additional chief Secretary to Government, Home Department

Principal Secretary to Government, Urban Development Department

Commander, Karnataka & Kerala Sub Area, Bangalore

Director Resettlement Zone South, HQ Southern Command, Pune

Air Officer Commanding, AF Station, Jalahalli, Bangalore

Secretary to Government, Dept of Public Administration & Reforms

Secretary to Government ( PCAS ), Home Department

Director of Employment & Training

Director of Industries & Commerce

DDG Recruiting, HQ Recruiting Zone, Karnataka

Non - Oficial Members

3 Senior Retired Commissioned Officers of the Defence

Member Secretary

Director, Dept of Sainik Welfare & Resettlement


Zilla Sainik Board ( ZSB )
At the District Level, ZSB is constituted by the Government on recommendation of the Deputy Commissioner of the District. ZSB generally meets once in 3 months. Constution of the ZSB is as below :

President, ZSB

Deputy Commissioner of the District

Vice President

A Senior Retired Commissioned Officer

Member Secretary

Joint / Deputy Director of Dept of Sainik Welfare & Resettlement

Official Members

Superintendent of Police of the District

Commissioner, Urban Development Authority

Deputy Director, Public Instruction

District Publicity & Information Officer

Deputy Secretary ( Development ), Zilla Panchayat

Army Recruiting Officer

District Manager, KSFC

District Lead Bank Manager

Non official Members

3 Retired NCO/SNCO/JCOs

2 Prominent Personalities