Sahara Hostel is a unique and first of its kind initiative by the Indian Navy for the welfare of the Naval Widows/Veernaris and is aimed towards providing support to the lady and their families in the period immediately after the unfortunate demise of their husbands. The hostel presently under construction is located at D-6 Vasant Kunj and is likely to be completed by Dec 17.

Sahara Hostel Map

The Hostel built over four floors (with ground floor and basement parking) will have 34 dwelling units (one BHK configuration).

Eligibility. Only those widows who have completed the requisite period in Government accommodation after the demise of their husbands are eligible to apply for stay in the hostel for one year. Extension beyond this period will be considered based on availability and merits of the case.

Priority of Allotment of Accommodation in the Hostel

(a) Widow in need of emergency medical treatment for self/children (certification from Military Hospital/ECHS/INS India required). (b) Widows with children studying in class X/XI/XII at New Delhi (c) Any other widow in need

Allotment Procedure. Based on the applications received (and their acceptance by the competent authority) a roster will be maintained. Upon allotment a leave and license agreement and an Indemnity Bond will have to be signed between the allottee and the Administrative Authority.

Hostel Charges. A refundable deposit of Rs 10,000.00 will have to be paid along with the application form (Appendix A). Upon allotment, an additional amount of Rs 5000.00 will have to be deposited as security deposit (refundable). Monthly rental charges will be Rs 3,500.00 for officers and Rs 2,500.00 for sailors. Electricity/water/cable/telephone charges will be levied in addition to the monthly rental charges as per actual.

(Note: These charges are liable to be changed/reviewed from time to time)

Queries if any may be referred to the office of the Command Regimental System Officer (CRSO)

(a) Address 7th Floor Chanakya Bhawan Chanakya Puri New Delhi - 110021

(b) Phone. 011-24121429/24121430

(c) Fax. 011-24121430

Application Form

Application Form

Application Form