Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha, on Wednesday asserted that One Rank, One Pension (OROP) scheme of the government is reasonably good and said that one should accept it.
Defence Minister reply to Lok Sabha regarding number of Beneficiaries of OROP as on 12 November 2016
Statement showing the PDA-wise Status Report on implementation of OROP benefits (as on 15.9.2016)
OROP Suicide – Many unanswered Questions over Subedar Ram Kishan Grewal’s death
One Ran One Pension – OROP One-Man Judicial Committee Report submitted to Govt – Justice L Narasimha Reddy presented the report to Defence Minister Shri Manohar Parrikar
PCDA circular on Revision of pension under ‘One Rank One Pension’ in respect of Post-2006 Havildars and in r/o Fly. Sergeant
Judicial Committee on OROP Scheme – Notification issued for conducting hearings at specific places where the density of ex-servicemen / pensioners is high
Earlier Govt formed a Judicial Committee in order to rectify the grievances / anomaly in respect of One Rank One Pension Policy implemented to Defence Pensioners
Keeping in view several representations received requesting for the extension Govt has extended the last date for representing on OROP Pension anomalies
OROP arrears will be delivered in 4 instalments. Pensioners may add their legal heir or nominee name in the Bank account to continuously receive the Pension.
One Rank One Pension Scheme has been implemented by Govt recently – The Article by Indian Military Servicemen Blog explains the procedure to be followed in the case of any ex-servicemen is yet to receive his / her OROP Arrears
Government has also appointed a one-member Judicial committee headed by Justice L. Narasimha Reddy, retired Chief Justice of Patna High Court to hear the defence pension anomaly related representations
Financial implications on account of grant of OROP including Pre-Matured Retirees (PMR) cases would be Rs. 10925.11 crore for payment of arrears and annual financial implication would be Rs. 7488.7 crore
Defence Accounts Department which is closely associated with the OROP scheme initiate dialogue with Banks for speedy disbursal of Pension.
As an interim measure, if qualifying service is not available in case of family pension, minimum family pension rate payable for that particular rank and group w.e.f. 01.07.2014 (as per Circular No. 555 dated 04.02.2016) is to be paid