One rank one pension: The arguments for and against
OROP' implies equal amount of pension for having served in the same rank and also having rendered the same length of service
One Rank One Pension or OROP, a longstanding demand of ex-servicemen, will grant retired armed forces personnel pension parity with officers and jawans of the same rank who are retiring now. Gandhian activist Anna Hazare has announced an indefinite fast in support of OROP from October 2.
""One Rank One Pension (OROP)"", this might ring a bell because this issue has been in news for a while and specially on the Independence Day when our Prime Minister included OROP in his speech from the Ramparts of Red Fort. The issue got elevated on the eve of independence day when several veteran Ex-servicemen were forced to end their peaceful demonstration against the Government at Jantar Mantar