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OROP: Govt agreed in Principle, to Announce Today, say Veterans

The government has approved the One Rank One Pension (OROP) concept in principle, said veterans who met Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday amid conflicting views on its merits. “OROP has been approved by the government,” said Maj. Gen. Satbir Singh said at a press conference at Jantar Mantar. “The third bone of contention is still there, which is when ...

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Why OROP Issue Was a Pre-poll Miscalculation by Modi?

The One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme that was hanging on the Finance Ministry for over five years, both the Congress-led UPA government and the BJP-led NDA government under Narendra Modi should own the responsibility for perpetuating it despite full knowledge that it was beyond mere political calculations involving a huge dent on the exchequer. While the Congress relented just ...

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One Rank One Pension Scheme Accepted but Legalities Pending: Minister

The principle of One Rank One Pension for the Armed Forces has been accepted by the government, said defence minister Manohar Parrikar in a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha on Friday. The modalities for implementation have been discussed with various stakeholders and are presently under consideration, the financial implication need to be calculated, once the modalities ...

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