Disability Pension for Prematured Retired Soldiers : Rules and Orders by Defence Ministry

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Disability element/ war injury element was not earlier allowed to prematured retired soldiers. After a long battle of law in the AFT/Court, Disability element have been allowed to such Armed Forces Personnel who were retained in service despite disability and retired/ discharged voluntary or otherwise in addition to retiring/ service pension or retiring/ service gratuity, … Read more

New Clarification on ER and GMO 2023 : Doubt Clear

New Clarification on ER and GMO 2023 : Doubt Clear

Govt of India, Ministry of Defence has recently updated the clarifications on ER and GMO 2023 in May 2024. Various points, regarding date of application of this ER, who all are effected, definition of invalided and few other related points have been clarified. The FAQ updated in the official website of the DESW, Ministry of … Read more

Military Disability Pension Rules for Retirement on Completion of Coloured Service in 2024 

Soldiers, sailors and Airmen are very often assigned a versatile nature of duties in hard terrains like mountain, desert, thick forest areas and in deep sea even in peacetime.  During war /conflict with neighboring countries to ensure safety and security of our nation, they used to lay down their life.  Huge number of such military … Read more

All Soldiers retired with Disability will get Disability Pension : PIL Filed in High Court

Soldiers retired with Disability will get Disability Pension : PIL Filed in High Court

As expressed by the Defence authority to the national media, Raksha Mantralaya is challenging the Disability pension issue in the High Court against the Armed Forces Tribunal (AFT). After the Entitlement Rule and Guide to Medical Officer 2023 comes, whoever it is, the jawan and officer will not be given disability percentage more than  5 … Read more

PCDA Circular No 612 – Broadbanding of Disability assessed as Attributable/ Aggravated

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Grant of disability pension is now subject to fulfilling various terms and conditions as laid down by various govt orders. Broadbanding of disability assessed by the medical authority is determined by the pension sanctioning authority i.e PCDA. In this article we will discuss about the provisions of broadbanding for various kind of discharge. In general, … Read more