New Delhi: Military personnel (Army, Navy and Indian Air Force) are all set to get increased salary along with arrears from the current month as per the notification, relating to pay rules 2017, released by the Ministry of Defence dated May 3.
The three services have already issued general instructions separately to disburse the revised pay as well as the arrears from January 2016 in May's salary.
The revised pay will be given with effect from January 2016, as recommended by the 7th Pay Commission.
The government had last week the enhanced their pay package after the Union cabinet accepted certain demands of the the three services including restoring an earlier system of disbursing disability pension.
To read detailed notification related to Army Pay Rules, 2017, click on the link below
Heeding their other major demand, the government last week decided to continue with an earlier system of disbursing disability pension and not adopt a new regime as recommended by the 7th pay commission.