(iv) Seamens Welfare Scheme:
(a) Redressal of Seamen�s complaint regarding on Board working conditions i.e. drinking water, food, accommodation wages etc.
(b) Providing assistance to the families of seamen engaged on board through local government authorities to redress their grievances.
(c) Referring the sick off-article seamen to the St. George Hospital/Seamen clinic for free medical treatment.
(d) Settlement of wages dispute between seamen and ships owners under Section 132 of MS Act, 1958.
(e) Cancellation of CDCs of retired seamen on his request.
(f) Issue of service record to the retired seamen after the cancellation of CDC to take service benefits.