OROP: Ex-servicemen receiving threats, say Col.Kaul

0
>

Key members of the ex-servicemen’s group protesting in the capital over the ‘One Rank One Pension’ issue said on Wednesday that they have received threats.

(Also read: OROP: Ex-servicemen say their bank accounts blocked by central government)

Also Read:  (EXCLUSIVE)Parrikar had told me he will return to Goa if he failed to keep his word on OROP, today is the time: Gen Satbir

Col. Anil Kaul (retired), spokesperson of the United Ex-Servicemen Front said that many members of the governing body, including Maj. Gen. Satbir Singh (retired), Group Captain V.K. Gandhi (retired) and himself, have received threats.

Also Read:  Jethmalani's explosive letter to Kejriwal, says ' you used worse abuses than a mere crook'

Col. Kaul said, “There have been threats to several governing body members. There is no specific threat, but they say things like ‘we will fix you’.”

“We found one policeman clicking a picture of Satbir’s car, we stopped him,” he added.

Also Read:  General VK Singh compared dead Dalit children to dogs, now insults dead soldier

Dissatisfied with the OROP scheme announced by the government, the veterans are protesting at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.

23 September was the 101 day of the agitation.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here