OROP – One Rank One Pension by April End – Army Chief….
The long pending One Rank One Pension(OROP) scheme for military personnel will be implemented by April end, Army Chief General Dalbir Singh said on Saturday. He told that the OROP will come out in the same principle as desired. It will be effective from April 1, 2014 and may be approved latest by April 30, this year. However, delay does not matter as arrears will be given.
The Government has already assured that the OROP would be implemented from April, 2015. The file on OROP is with the finance wing of the Defence Ministry which is working on the modalities of implementation after which it would be forwarded to the Finance Ministry for approval.
OROP is a long pending demand of the armed force…
Source : THE HINDU