GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
Ministry of Defence
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENCE
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 2214
ANSWERED ON FEBRUARY 12, 2014
Life Expectancy of Armed Forces Personnel
2214. SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR:
Will the Minister of DEFENCE be pleased to state;
(a) whether Government has conducted any survey to arrive at the life expectancy of our armed forces personnel and veterans;
(b) if so, when was the last survey conducted with details thereof, including with break up into Officers, JCOs, ORs separately for Army, Navy and Air Force; and
(c) whether life expectancy of armed forces personnel is taken into account while considering and revising their pay and pensions, if not, the reasons therefor?
MINISTER OF DEFENCE
(SHRI A.K. ANTONY)
(a) No, Sir.
(b) & (c): Does not arise.