Shortage of Officers in Indian Army

Picture Courtesy: http://www.1.bp.blogspot.com Picture Courtesy: http://www.4.bp.blogspot.com India has the second largest army in the world with the strength of 11.77 lakh.  Still Indian army is facing shortage of around 11,000 officers. Allotted strength for officer ranks is around 48000. Maximum shortage of officers is in the ranks of Lieutenant, Captain, Major and Lt. Colonel. Indian … Continue reading Shortage of Officers in Indian Army

One Rank One Pension – Forgotten Promise?

  Picture Courtesy: http://www.moneycontrol.com   Demad for One Rank One Pension (OROP) has made our veterans, who protected our national, to come out and protest for getting their right. Now let us first understand what is OROP? One Rank One Pension is giving equal amount of pension to the retired defense personnel from the same … Continue reading One Rank One Pension – Forgotten Promise?

7th Pay Commission – Demoralizing the Defense Forces

                                         Picture Courtesy: http://www.alignthoughts.com Armed forces are on a losing side because of the recommendations of the 7th Pay commission. The main is the disparity in the hardship allowance in defense forces and their counterparts in … Continue reading 7th Pay Commission – Demoralizing the Defense Forces