7th Pay Commission and Armed forces: Defence Minister gives assurance to resolve anomalies
New Delhi: India’s Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today held a detailed discussion on the 7th Pay Commission anomalies in respect of the Armed Forces with the Service Chiefs and the members of the Armed Forces Pay Commission Cell.
Following the high level discussions, Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha Chairman, Chief of Staff Committee (COSC) regarding 7th pay commission and the Armed Forces issued a statement underscoring that the 7th Pay Commission anomalies in respect of the Armed Forces were discussed with the “Raksha Mantri” (Defene Minister) in detail by the Service Chiefs and the members of the Armed Forces Pay Commission Cell. The Raksha Mantri is seized of all the issues and has assured to resolve them at the earliest.
The Air Chief Marshal has further stated that the Services are satisfied with the (Minister’s) response.