One Rank One Pension – Committee submitted report to Prime Minister
As per the press release of Defence Ministry, the recommendations of the Committee constituted to examine Pension and Pay matters of Defence Personnel have been submitted to the Prime Minister.
Ministry of Defence
Pay and Pension Matters of Personnel
The committee chaired by Cabinet Secretary is comprised of
- Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister;
- Defence Secretary; Secretary,
- Department of Expenditure; Secretary,
- Department of Ex- Servicemen`s Welfare and Secretary,
- Department of Personnel and Training.
Consequent to change in charge of the then Secretary, Department of Expenditure to Department of Revenue, Secretary, Department of Revenue has also been co-opted as a Member of the Committee.
Chief of Naval Staff & Chairman, Chiefs of the Staff Committee made a presentation to the Committee.
The Committee further interacted with all the Service Chiefs (Chief of Naval Staff & Chairman, Chiefs of the Staff Committee; Chief of Air Staff and Chief of Army Staff).
The recommendations of the Committee have been submitted to the Prime Minister.
This information was given by Minister of Defence Shri AK Antony in a written reply to Shri M.B.Rajesh and others in Lok Sabha.