OROP Scheme Current Affairs

Union Government appointed L N Reddy Judicial Committee on OROP

Union Government has appointed former Chief Justice of Patna High Court Justice L Narasimha Reddy as head judicial committee on One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme.

The one member judicial committee will look into the implementation of OROP scheme for retired defence personnel.

The Terms of Reference for the Committee

The committee will examine and make recommendations on removal of anomalies arising

  • In the implementation of the OROP Scheme as notified by the Union Government on 7th November 2015.
  • Out of inter-services issues of the 3 forces due to implementation of the scheme.
  • Implications on service matters in any other matter referred by the Union Government on implementation of the OROP or other related issues.

In making its recommendations, the Committee shall take into account the financial impact of its recommendations. The Committee will have its headquarters in Delhi. All administrative support to the committee will be provided by Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare, Union Ministry of Defence. It would have a six-month deadline for submission of its recommendations.

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