Retired officers of Hindustan Shipyard Limited asked the government to provide pension and medical facilities for them.

At general body meeting held on Friday, association president Y. Sankara Rao briefed about efforts for getting pension and medical benefits.

He also paid rich tributes to the founders of Scindia Steam Navigation Company and recalled the nostalgic memories of Motilal Nehru launching Scindia’s ship at Glascow in 1930.