One Rank One Pension to be implemented after Parliamentary Session – Says Minister of State for Defence Mr. Rao Inderjit – Tribune news
The Tribune has published a news item on OROP which says One Rank One Pension will be implemented after Parliamentary Session. Earlier Army Chief had informed Ex-Servicemen that OROP will be implemented by April end and the same would be given effect from 1st April 2014
Union Minister of State for Defence Rao Inderjit said today that the announcement about implementation of the one-rank,one-pension (OROP) scheme would be made immediately after the conclusion of parliamentary session.
Interacting with media persons at his residence in Rampura village here today, he said the BJP government was committed to executing the OROP scheme for ex-servicemen.
He maintained the financial burden on account of implementing the OROP scheme had been taken care of in the Budget. If needed, additional funds would be transferred for the scheme.
“Any monetary problem will not be allowed to come in the way of the OROP scheme,” said Inderjit.
Source: The Tribune