Sunday, January 23, 2022

Cabinet okays implementation of OROP

The Defence Ministry said that 15.91 lakh pensioners had been given the first instalment of OROP till March 31, which amounts to Rs. 2,861 crore.

By: Express News Service | New Delhi |
April 7, 2016 4:13:36 am
manohar parikkar, OROP, implementation of OROP, One Rank One Pension, OROP implementation, OROP tables, OROP governement, government OROP, OROP news, India news Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar

The Union Cabinet Wednesday gave its ex-post facto approval for the implementation of One Rank One Pension (OROP). The benefit will be extended to the ex-servicemen community with effect from July 1, 2014.

According to the official statement, the Cabinet cleared the payment of arrears in four half-yearly instalments. Financial implications on account of grant of OROP, including the Pre-Matured Retirees cases, would be Rs 10925.11 crore for payment of arrears and annual financial implication would be Rs 7488.7 crore.

[related-post].

The Defence Ministry said that 15.91 lakh pensioners had been given the first instalment of OROP till March 31, which amounts to Rs. 2,861 crore. “The Reddy committee will help in the removal of anomalies that may arise in the OROP implementation,” the statement added.

Start your day the best way
with the Express Morning Briefing

📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines

For all the latest India News, download Indian Express App.

  • Newsguard
  • The Indian Express website has been rated GREEN for its credibility and trustworthiness by Newsguard, a global service that rates news sources for their journalistic standards.
  • Newsguard
0 Comment(s) *
* The moderation of comments is automated and not cleared manually by indianexpress.com.
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
X