OROP benefit to More than 20 lakh Defence Pensioners and Family Pensioners
“One Rank One Pension benefit were granted to More than 20 lakh Defence Pensioners and Family Pensioners”
The Government had issued orders on 07.11.2015 for implementation of One Rank One Pension (OROP) with effect from 01.07.2014.
Around 3200 representations were received regarding implementation of OROP scheme from individuals/Associations which were examined and issues referred to the Judicial Committee appointed on OROP.
Approximately 20,60,220 Defence Pensioners/Family Pensioners who are
covered under MoD order No.12(1)/2014/D(Pen/Pol)-Part-II dated 07.11.2015 [OROP letter] have been granted the benefits of OROP.
The above information given in Parliament on 10th July 2019 by the Minister of Defence Shri Shripad Naik.