What are the facilities available to the former President of India?
By: Rajat Kumar | Last Updated: July 25, 2022
Even after retiring, the President of India lives a luxurious life. After retiring from the post of Supreme Commander of the three armies, the President gets many allowances and facilities. The former President is given an 8-room government bungalow. Along with this, the former President is also entitled to a hefty pension.
- After retiring from the post of President, pension of Rs 1.5 lakh per month to the former President.
- An amount of 30 thousand rupees is given to the wife as secretarial assistance per month.
- 60,000 is given for secretarial staff and office.
- The former president is given a bungalow with at least 8 rooms.
- Former President gets 2 landlines, a mobile phone and internet connection.
- Free electricity and water facility to former president.
- Vehicles and drivers are also given to the former president.
- Free medical facility is also provided.
- The personal staff of five people is also available to the former president.
- The security of Delhi Police is given.
- Free train and air travel facility to former President in first class with one person.