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‘Cadets cannot claim parity with serving military personnel’

December 11, 2020 11:21 am

HC dismisses petition of ex-cadet who sought rounding off of disability grant from 40 to 50% citing that cadets are yet to complete training are not part of the armed forces.

Harsh measures needed to stem increasing disability claims: Ex-Army commander

March 03, 2020 8:55 pm

The issue has taken centre stage in discussions within military circles, especially after many disabled pensioners received a meagre sum of Rs 100 or less as pension for the month of February as the State Bank of India deducted income tax with arrears.

Why disability pension tax upsets veterans

July 04, 2019 1:13 am

The notification created an uproar among veterans who called it against the interests of the armed forces personnel.

Soldier gets disability pension after 30 years

August 22, 2018 10:13 am

The Army tribunal ruled that a disability sustained soldier when proceeding towards his unit from an authorized “outpass” would be held as ‘attributable to military service’ thereby entitling such personnel to disability pension.

After disabled officer denied pension, AFT seeks list of MoD properties for attachment

April 21, 2016 5:25 am

The bench, headed by Justice Surinder Singh Thakur, passed these orders after learning that the officer had not been released his pension to date despite judicial orders to this effect.

No disability pension if injured during off-duty: SC

July 01, 2012 11:21 am

A bench of justices B S Chauhan and J S Khehar said that in such cases,courts should not interfere with the findings of the medical board.

No disability pension if you get injured during vacation: SC

July 15, 2011 10:54 pm

The apex court passed the ruling while upholding an appeal filed by the Centre.

HC allows disability pension for Army personnel on leave

April 06, 2010 2:02 am

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has ruled that Army personnel will be entitled to disability pension if injured in an accident while on annual/casual leave.

Lost to schizophrenia,discharged Armyman granted disability pension

November 11, 2009 1:44 am

Retired Armyman Rattan Singh always wanted son Prem to follow his footsteps and join the defence services.