Government appoints committee to study OROP scheme


The government on Monday appointed a judicial committee to look into the implementation of the One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme for ex-servicemen.

The committee would look into formulating measures for the removal of anomalies that may arise in the implementation of OROP as notified by the government on November 7, an official statement said.

In making its recommendations, the committee, to be headed by L. Narasimha Reddy, a retired chief justice of Patna High Court, would take into account the financial impact of its recommendations.