Ex-servicemen Armed forces Sixth Pay Commission:
Pay Arrears & Salary Hike
Details after SC ruling.
The latest news on Sixth Pay Commission is for the
Ex-servicemen or Armed forces officers, who either
retired or were supposed to retire between 1986 and
1996. There was a court case going on in the Keral
High Court and today the honourable Supreme Court
has upheld the decision of the Keral High Court that
the pay arrears, pension details for Ex-servicemen or
Armed forces officers were calculated incorrectly and
they should be re-recalculated and paid with
retrospective effect from Jan 1, 1986. This will bring in
a big payment of arrears and pension payment for the
retired army officers or Ex-servicemen or Armed forces
officers. These employees, government employees will
be getting the benefits of the Sixth pay Commission
Panel Recommendations as per the new calculations.
How many ex-servicemen or army officers will benefit
from this latest development on Sixth Pay Commission
Around 30,000 to 40,000 ex-servicemen or retired armed
forces officers who were commissioned or retired between
1986 and 1996, are expected to benefit.