ARREARS OF PENSION TO BE PAID FROM01 JAN 2006 TO 24 SEP 2012
This refers to arrears paid for increase in pension as per recommendations of 6 CPC to all employees of of central Government w.e.f. 24 Sep 2012.
has already paid the arrears to members of the SAG (S-29) Association from 1 Jan 2006.
However this was denied to Armed Forces personnel on most stupid ground
that the arrears will not be paid to those who had not gone to court.
had gone to court for arrears to be paid to Armed Forces also. The case
was won but the Government decided to file SLP against the SC judgment.
The SLP came for hearing on 17 March 15, after many extensions.
Honorable SC has declined admission of SLP and asked Government to
release payment of arrears w.e.f. 1 Jan 2006 within four months. These
arrears are for modified parity in pension paid w.e.f 24 Sep 2012.
counsel once again told Honorable SC that the arrears w.e.f 1 Jan 2006
will be paid to only litigants. On this plea Honorable SC had said that
this will again increase your and our work load because within few days
rest of personnel will soon approach SC for the arrears and Government
will have to pay. Therefore it is better that the arrears are paid to
all personnel of armed forces.
Government counsel appealed that Government does not have money for such large payment. On this plea again Honorable SC ruled that if Government can loose thousands of crore in coal blocks this payment is chickenfeed infront of that. Hence the arrears will have to be paid within four months.
were oral discussions in the court, we will have to wait for formal
order by the Honorable SC and the reaction of Government on the
judgment. IESM will go to court on behalf of all personnel of Armed
Forces in case Government refuses to pay arrears to all affected Armed
Please wait for written judgment of Honorable Supreme Court.
Gp Capt VK Gandhi VSM Gen Sec IESM Flat no 801, Tower N5
Nelson Mandela Marg New Delhi. 110070 Mobile 09810541222
M B Chandran Menon. M.com.,AIII,DME