“To examine, review, evolve, and recommend changes that are desirable and feasible regarding the principles that should govern the emoluments structure, concessions and facilities/benefits, in cash or kind as well as the retirement benefits of the personnel belonging to the Defence Forces, having regard to the historical and traditional parities, with due emphasis on the aspects unique to these personnel”.
||Recommendation for past Defence Forces personnel||
Decision of Government
Revision of Pension of pre 7th CPC retirees
The Commission recommends the following pension formulation for Defence Forces Personnel who have retired before 01.01.2016 :
(i) All the Defence Forces who retired prior to 01.01.2016 (expected date of implementation of the Seventh CPC recommendations ) shall
(ii) The second calculation to be carried out is as follows. The pension, as had been fixed at the time of implementation of the VI CPC
(iii) Pensioners shall be entitled to the higher of the two.
It is recognized that the fixation of the pension as per formulation (i) above may take a little time since the records of each pensioner
(Para 10.2.87 & 10.2.88 of the Report)
Both the options recommended by the 7th Central Pay Commission as regards pension revision be accepted
subject to feasibility of the
Revision of pension using the second option based on fitment factor of 2.57 be implemented by multiplying the pension drawn on 31.12.2015
Rates of Pension, Family Pension & Special Family Pension
The Commission does not recommend any further increase in the
No change is being recommended by the Commission for either civilian or defence pensioners in
No further increase in the existing rate of Special Family Pension is recommended by the
Additional Pension and Family Pension to the older pensioners.
No further increase in the existing rate of additional pension and additional family pension with advancing age is recommended by the
No further increase in the existing rate of additional pension and additional family pension with advancing age is
Pre-2006 Honorary Naib Subedar
This Commission does not find any merit in re-opening an issue that has been clearly settled. Therefore no change is Being recommended in
Defence Security Corps (DSC) personnel
The Commission does not recommend reduction in the qualifying service for entitlement of second pension to Defence Security Corps (DSC)
Depression in Pension for Qualifying Service
The Commission observes that pension formulation is appropriate and finds no justification for a review of the existing arrangements with
Inclusion of War Injury Element/Disability Element in Computation of Family Pension
The Commission has not recommended any further change in the existing provisions with regard to inclusion of war injury element/disability
Enhancement in rate of disability pension.
The Commission is of the considered view that the regime implemented post VI CPC needs to be discontinued, and recommended a return to the
Enhancing the Cover of Disability.
The Commission recommends broad-banding of disability for all personnel retiring with disability, including premature cases/ voluntary
Additional old age Pension should be Applicable for Disability/War Injury Pension.
No further enhancement by inclusion of elements of disability/ war injury pension has been recommended by the Commission.(Para 10.2.59)
Neither Attributable Nor Aggravated (NANA) cases, be awarded Disability Pension
The Commission recommends that while the existing regulations involving disability Neither Attributable Nor Aggravated (NANA) by service
War Injury Pension where Individual is Retained in Service
The Commission does not recommend any change in the. existing regime of payouts for those with war injury and retained in service. (Para
Ex-gratia Lump Sum Compensation to Invalided out Defence Personnel.
The Commission has recommended an increase in the existing lump sum compensation of Rs. 9 lakh for 100 percent disability to Rs. 20 lakh.
Ex Gratia Disability Award to Cadets.
The Commission, however, keeping in views the facts relating to cadets recommends an increase ex-gratia disability award from the existing
The reduction in OROP Pension due to their Qualifying Service being lesser was adopted and being paid w.e.f.1.7.2014.Now that the Qualifying Service was De-linked w.e.f.1.1.2016, the OROP too should come under revision the revision in line with the order of De-linking of Qualifying Service w.e.f.1.7.2014 and the pension revised accordingly. The Govt. specially the Hon'ble Prime Minister & Defence Minister should intervene and award justice to the Veterans of Defence Services.
When money will come to their account? Some one will file a case in the court to block the implementation and poor ex servicemen suffer.Govt. shall implement the the same and and changes can be done later.
when will the resolution be implemented