Category: Ex Servicemen

Grant of dual Family pension from Military as well as Civil employment

| January 20, 2013 | Reply

No. 01 (05)/2010-D(Pen/Policy) Government of India Ministry of Defence, Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare, New Delhi, dated 17th January’ 2013 To The Chief of the Army Staff The. Chief of the Naval Staff The Chief of the Air Staff SUBJECT: Implementation of the Government decision on the recommendations of Committee on the issues related to Defence […]

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Revision of enhanced rate of Ordinary Family pension in respect of pre-2006 Armed Forces family pensioners Clarification regarding.

| January 20, 2013 | Reply

No 2(1)/201 2/D(Pen/Policy) Government of India Ministry of Defence Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare Sena Bhawan New Delhi Dt: 16.01.2013 To The Chief of Army Staff The Chief of Naval Staff The Chief of Air Staff Subject: Revision of enhanced rate of Ordinary Family pension in respect of pre-2006 Armed Forces family pensioners Clarification regarding. Sir, […]

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Family Pension for Unmarried Daughters of Armed Forces personnel beyond 25 years of Age

| January 1, 2013 | Reply

No. 2(2)/2012/D(Pen/Pol) Government of India Ministry of Defence Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare New Delhi the 14th Dcc., 2012 To The Chief of Army Staff The Chief of Naval Staff The Chief of Air Staff Subject: Eligibility of Unmarried Daughters of Armed Forces personnel for grant of FamilyPension beyond 25 years of Age. Sir, The undersigned is directed to refer […]

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One Rank One Pension – No proposal to constitute an Ex-servicemen Commission

| December 13, 2012 | Reply

One Rank One Pension – No proposal to constitute an Ex-servicemen Commission In the One Rank One Pension issue Government constituted a Committee in July, 2012, headed by Cabinet Secretary for looking into the pay and pension related issues of relevance to Defence service personnel and Ex-servicemen. The Committee submitted its report on issues namely OROP-Bridging the gap […]

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One rank one pension scheme Rajya Sabha Question/Anwser

| December 7, 2012 | Reply

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF  DEFENCE RAJYA SABHA UNSTARRED QUESTION NO-1296 ANSWERED ON-05.12.2012 One rank one pension scheme   1296 .    SHRI PRAKASH KESHAV JAVADKAR HUSSAIN DALWAI (a) whether Government has taken any decision regarding the demand of ‘one rank one pension’ for the ex-servicemen; (b) if so, the details thereof; (c) if not, the […]

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Government Constituted a committee to look into the Pay & Pension related issues of Armed Forcespersonnel & Ex-Servicemen

| December 4, 2012 | Reply

Grievance of EX-Servicemen In view of the persistent demand from the Ex-servicemen and their associations, Government constituted a committee headed by Cabinet Secretary in July, 2012 to look into the Pay & Pension related issues of Armed Forcespersonnel & ex-servicemen. The Committee submitted its report dated 17.08.2012 on pension issues, which has been accepted by […]

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Ex-servicemen status for retired paramilitary personnel

| November 2, 2012 | Reply

Ex-servicemen status for retired paramilitary personnel The Union Cabinet had approved a proposal to give ex-servicemen status to retired personnel of paramilitary and central police forces, thus making them eligible for welfare benefits being availed by retired defence personnel, according to Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde. “The proposal [of granting ex-servicemen status to paramilitary […]

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Amendments in Ex-servicemen (Re-employment in Central Civil Services and Posts) Rules, 2012.

| October 6, 2012 | Reply

[To be published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub section (I)] Government of India Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions NOTIFICATION New Delhi, dated the 4th October, 2012 G.S.R. – In exercise of the powers conferred by the proviso to article 309 of the Constitution, the President hereby makes the following […]

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One Rank One Pension-Rs.2300 crore approved to meet the demands of Ex-servicemen pensioners

| September 25, 2012 | Reply

Rs.2300 crore approved to meet the demands of Ex-servicemen pensioners      The Union Cabinet has approved the recommendations of the Committee headed by Cabinet Secretary for benefits to ex-servicemen on four issues.   The financial implications of the improvements made as per the Cabinet decision on the four items are broadly estimated at Rs.2300 crore per annum.  The […]

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Deprived Section of Ex-Servicemen

| September 3, 2012 | Reply

Deprived Section of Ex-Servicemen Ex-servicemen with service less than 15 years are not entitled to pension as it is a mandatory requirement for a Personnel Below Officer Rank to render 15 years and for Commissioned Officers 20 years qualifying service to earn pension. Minimum qualifying service is an essential criterion for pension in the Government. […]

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