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OROP for paramilitary forces unlikely, MHA informs Lok Sabha

There have been demands from the in-service and retired Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) and Assam Rifles (AR) personnel for extending One Rank One Pension (OROP) at par with Defence personnel.

Jul 02, 2019, 14:53 PM IST

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Jan 28, 2019, 23:16 PM IST

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Jan 28, 2019, 21:04 PM IST

PM Modi failed to implement OROP, instead gave Rs 30,000 cr to Reliance: Rahul Gandhi

The amount of Rs 30,000 crore was more than enough to solve the OROP issue, he said after the 30-minute with a group of retired defence personnel on Saturday.

Oct 27, 2018, 16:41 PM IST

Centre opposes revision in One Rank One Pension formula

Centre said it has done more than it could and if there is interference the financial burden will increase on the government.

Jul 27, 2018, 16:55 PM IST

Indian Army warns officers against 'deliberate misinformation campaign of neighbours'

In a Twitter post, the Indian Amy warned that material printed on the letterheads of the ministry of defence or branches of Army headquarters were being circulated on social media and some of these were false.

Nov 01, 2017, 23:32 PM IST

After NGT order, army veterans protesting for OROP at Jantar Mantar forcefully evicted

Several ex-servicemen, demanding the implementation of One Rank One Pension or OROP, were forcefully evicted from Jantar Mantar on Monday following an National Green Tribunal (NGT) order banning protests and dharnas around the historic monument.

Oct 30, 2017, 23:16 PM IST

Delhi LG rejects ex gratia to former soldier's kin who killed self

In November, Arvind Kejriwal had announced a compensation of Rs one crore for Ram Kishen​ Grewal's family.

Mar 09, 2017, 14:01 PM IST

99% pensioners will get OROP benefits by January-end: Defence Minster Manohar Parrikar

Defence Minster Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday said that around 20 lakh pensioners have been paid the benefits of One Rank One Pension so far, and more than 99 per cent of cases will be settled by January-end.

Jan 03, 2017, 20:38 PM IST

General Dalbir Singh retires after 43 years in service, says Indian Army prepared to meet any challenges

Indian Army chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag thanked the government for providing a free hand and implementing OROP.

Dec 31, 2016, 12:30 PM IST

Ram Kishan Grewal a 'martyr' or not? Delhi HC to pronounce order on December 12

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday adjourned the matter on petition challenging the Rs 1 crore compensation and status of martyr given to late Ram Kishan Grewal by Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government.

Nov 15, 2016, 15:06 PM IST

OROP suicide: Delhi HC to pronounce order on granting ''martyr'' status to RK Grewal

On November 4, ex-Army man Ram Kishan Grewal committed suicide by consuming poison at Janpath, allegedly over the One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme.

Nov 15, 2016, 09:35 AM IST

BJP parliamentary party executive to meet today

BJP Parliamentary Party Executive, comprising top brass including Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party chief Amit Shah, will meet on Monday to chalk out its strategy for the Winter Session starting on Wednesday with the opposition keen to target the government over issues like demonetisation and OROP.

Nov 14, 2016, 06:47 AM IST

OROP storm: Congress slams Manohar Parrikar's 'pacifier', asks him to quit post

Criticising Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar for saying that 95 percent of ex-servicemen have already got the benefits of the One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme, the Congress party on Sunday said he did not deserve to be in the union cabinet.

Nov 06, 2016, 09:42 AM IST

OROP suicide row: What Shatrughan Sinha thinks about Rahul Gandhi, Arvind Kejriwal's detention

In an embarrassment for Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), party MP Shatrughan Sinha, condemned the police action on opposition leaders and the family of ex-serviceman Ram Kishan Grewal.

Nov 05, 2016, 15:58 PM IST

95% Army veterans happy with OROP implementation, Oppn politicising issue: Manohar Parrikar

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said that only 4-5 percent of retired Army men are facing problems in getting their pension as per One Rank One Pension (OROP).

Nov 05, 2016, 14:58 PM IST

Venkaiah Naidu hits at Oppn, says 'stop dragging PM Narendra Modi's name into every issue for publicity'

Addressing the Platinum Jubilee of the Builder`s Association on Saturday, Union Information and Broadcasting Minister M. Venkaian Naidu said that the opposition needs to stop dragging Prime Minister Narendra Modi into every issue for the sake of publicity.

Nov 05, 2016, 13:45 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi lying, OROP not implemented, only pension enhanced: Rahul Gandhi

Taking the fight to a new level, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of lying on the issue of One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme.

Nov 04, 2016, 16:14 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi to meet ex-servicemen over OROP issue

Government had in November last year issued a notification on OROP to meet the long pending demand but a section veterans had expressed their dissatisfaction with it.

Nov 04, 2016, 13:09 PM IST

Delhi Police cuts short Rahul's OROP protest march, released after brief 'detention'

The Congress leader was reportedly released after about two hours of detention. 

Nov 03, 2016, 23:04 PM IST