Ex-Servicemen Protest for ‘One Rank One Pension’
Hundreds of ex-servicemen today staged a protest at office of District Magistrate demanding the implementation of ‘One Rank One Pension’ scheme and handed over a memorandum in the name of President and Prime Minister of India.
President of ex-servicemen welfare samiti BC Bansal said that PM Narendra Modi had promised implement ion of the scheme during his election campaign.
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BJP government has now forgotten its promise made to the ex-servicemen after coming to power, he said.
Brigadier (retired) VS Chaudhary said that BJP has ditched the retired soldiers and in the memorandum demanded for the establishment of a ‘National Soldier Commission’ to look after the welfare and resolve the grievances of retired soldiers
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