Tag: One Rank One Pension

One Rank One Pension in Armed Forces soon – Defence Minister

| February 1, 2015

One Rank One Pension in Armed Forces soon – Defence Minister As retried veterans of the armed forces converge on the national capital to protest non-implementation of the “one rank-one pension” (OROP) scheme on Sunday, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today said the modalities will be finalised by next week and the file will be sent […]

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One-rank one-pension to paramilitary personnel would be considered – Home Minister

| September 13, 2014

One-rank one-pension to paramilitary personnel would be considered – Home Minister The demand for granting one-rank one-pension to paramilitary personnel would be considered, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said today. The Home Minister’s assurance came during an interaction with jawans of Border Security Force during a visit to the frontier district of Kutch along the India-Pakistan […]

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More funds to meet One Rank One Pension declaration

| February 19, 2014

More funds to meet One Rank One Pension declaration Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram said on Monday that the fund allocation for onerank, one pension in the interim budget presented by him was in keeping with the estimategiven by the Defence Ministry. This was not final and the government would provide more if needed, he added. Asked if he had agreed […]

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One Rank One Pension is a reality

| February 18, 2014

One Rank One Pension is a reality The Government has allocated Rs. 500 crores to the Defence Pension Account in the current financial year itself for implementation of One Rank One Pension scheme for the Defence Forces of the country. Making the announcement in Parliament today during his Interim Budget Speech, the Finance Minister Shri P. Chidamram said that this decision will be implemented prospectively from the financial year 2014-15. The Finance Minister […]

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Implementation of Supreme Court Judgement on Rank Pay Case

| December 19, 2013

Implementation of Supreme Court Judgement on Rank Pay Case In compliance of the Hon’ble Supreme Court order dated 04.09.2012 which dealt with the rank pay matter, the Government has issued an order on 27.12.2012 for implementing the order of the Hon’ble Supreme Court. 2840 serving officers and 33814 retired officers of the Army, Navy and […]

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Himachal CM seeks One Rank One Pension for ex-servicemen

| December 5, 2013

One Rank One Pension Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh Saturday met Congress president Sonia Gandhi here and pleaded the case for implementation of ‘one rank, one pension’ scheme for the ex-servicemen. He said the implementation of the scheme would benefit the majority of the ex-servicemen in the state and would give them additional economic […]

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One rank one pension-Ex-servicemen

| June 26, 2013

Ex-servicemen of Lucknow have approached defence minister AK Antony with their demand to rectify anomalies in their pension policies. Retired soldiers of the army, navy and air force, under the pan India banner — Indian Ex-servicemen Movement (IESM) — have, in a letter to the minister, pointed out a “serious lacuna’’ that the ministry of […]

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Status of One Rank One Pension

| May 9, 2013 | Reply

Status of Implementation of OROP Government has always been sensitive to the demand for One Rank One Pension. Keeping in view the spirit of the demand, several Commissions/Committees have gone into the matter. Their recommendations have resulted in improving the pension of past pensioners. The 5th Central Pay Commission did not recommend grant of `One […]

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Committee to Look Into pay and Pension Grievance Of Retired Military Personnel

| March 6, 2013 | Reply

Committee to Look Into pay and Pension Grievance Of Retired Military Personnel A Committee was constituted by the Government in July, 2012 under the Chairmanship of the Cabinet Secretary and consisting of Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister, Defence Secretary, Secretary, Department of Expenditure, Secretary, Department of Ex-servicemen Welfare and Secretary, Department of Personnel & […]

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Pension/Family pension of Personnel Below Officer Rank (PBOR) discharged from service on or after 112006.

| January 20, 2013 | Reply

No. I (15)/20124)(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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