OROP picks up momentum on Diwali day

oropEx-servicemen held a protest march to President’s House over the issue of ‘One Rank One Pension’ in Delhi. Some of them tried to burn their medals, stalled and stopped by fellow protesters.

PM Narendra Modi celebrated his 2nd Diwali with Army personnel. He was at the Dograi war memorial in Khasa(Amritsar) . Reacting to OROP, He said, Did any government took initiative to solve this problem , which was pending for decades?.

Meanwhile Major Gen(Retd) Satbir Singh said they have asked for an urgent appointment from President Pranab Mukherjee on OROP.