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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

MINISTRY OF DEFENCE

RAJYA SABHA

QUESTION NO. 2382

ANSWERED ON 15TH JULY 2019

Re-fixation of pension under OROP

 

  1. SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR:

 

Will the Minister of DEFENCE be pleased to state:

 

(a)whether Government is aware of the letter from Controller General of Defence Accounts (CGDA) dated 5th April, 2019 that seeks clarification on Notification 12(1)2014/D(Pen/Pol)-Part II dated 7th November, 2015 on re-fixation of pension under One Rank One Pension (OROP);

 

(b)steps taken by Government on the queries raised in the letter from CGDA; and

 

(c)whether Government will implement re-fixation of pension under OROP on 1st July, 2019 as per notification dated 7th November, 2015?

 

ANSWER

MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTER OF DEFENCE

(SHRI SHRIPAD NAIK)

 

(a)Yes, Sir.

 

(b)and (c)Ministry of Defence, Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare vide Order No. 1(1)2019/D(Pen/Pol) dated 14.06.2019 has constituted a Committee under the Chairmanship of Controller General of Defence Accounts (CGDA) to work out the modalities & methodology of implementation of next revision of pension under One Rank One Pension (OROP). The composition of the Committee is as under: -

 

(i)CGDA: Chairperson

(ii)Joint Secretary (ESW): Member

(iii) Addl FA, Defence (Finance): Member

(iv) Representative of three Services: Member

(v) Addl CGDA: Member

(vi) PCDA (P), Allahabad: Member

(vii) Joint CGDA (Pension): Member & Convener

 

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