Tag: one rank one pension

Suicide by Army veteran on OROP issue: Rahul, Kajriwal attend funeral

Newsroom24x7 Staff Bhiwani (Haryana): Congress vice Prsident Rahul Gandhi and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal were prominent among others who attended the funeral of Ex-Armyman Ram Kishan Grewal, who committed suicide by consuming poison on Tuesday night in New Delhi protesting against the poor implementation of the One-rank-one-Pension scheme bythe Union Government. The Delhi Chief

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Prime Minister Modi inaugurates War Memorial in Bhopal

Newsroom24x7 Staff Bhopal: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today paid tributes to martyrs who have laid down their life fighting for the nation. The PM  was addressing a huge rally held at the imposing Lal Parade Grounds here to mark the inauguration of a war memorial for martyrs built by Madhya Pradesh Government. The Prime Minister

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PM clarifies stand on One Rank One Pension issue

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today cleared the doubts on the One Rank One Pension (OROP) issue and declared that the defence veterans who who retired prematurely will be entitled to OROP. The Prime Minister made this announcement at a rally he addressed in Faridabad on Sunday – a day after Defence

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Government Announces One Rank One Pension Scheme for Ex-Servicemen: Personnel who voluntarily retire will not be covered

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The BJP-led NDA Government today announced the One Rank One Pension scheme for the Ex-Servicemen with the condition that personnel who voluntarily retire will not be covered under the OROP scheme. The protestng veterans have expressed satisfaction at the announcement but at the same time rejected the decision to exclude those retiring voluntarily.

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Can the Pythagoras’ theorem of OROP be simplified?

Indu Indira Lala New Delhi: Is there a third side to the OROP right triangle which is being missed out in this government plus veterans plus OROP math of superannuation benefits? The two sides of this equation being Government and the army veterans – agitating for one rank one pension – do seem to stand

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OROP – penultimate bout

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : Protests, fast until death, severe health crisis of veterans, rushing to hospitals, ministerial family member pitching in and adding to ruling government’s restlessness – One Rank One Pension (OROP) has seen it all. Yet, the ultimate show hasn’t been staged yet. Running over more than two months continuously, some relief

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PMO hears out OROP protesters

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The One Rank One Pension protests have finally forced  PMO to take serious cognizance of the matter and hold talks with agitating ex-defence veterans. Keeping the main focus on toning down the mood of the  protesters, who do not appear ready to concede any ground, the PMO has urged the agitators

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