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disability pension

Army: New norms to curb misuse of disability pension

The Indian Army is also planning to remove the current practice of assigning “percentage of disability” while officers are in service.

01 Nov 2019 1:03 AM

More than 2000 army officers took disability pension in last two years

Army said that higher compensation for disability with tax benefit led to rise in personnel seeking disability even for lifestyle diseases.

03 Jul 2019 8:54 PM

Army backs taxing disability pension

The finance ministry circular had evoked a sharp reaction from the military veterans.

03 Jul 2019 2:03 AM

Uproar in Lok Sabha over tax on disability pension

Armed forces personnel who suffer any kind of disability due to their service receive separate disability pension.

28 Jun 2019 6:46 AM

'Disability pension taxable if personnel retired under normal circumstances'

The pension will be non-taxable only to those personnel who have retired due to any kind of disability.

26 Jun 2019 9:34 AM


Only disabled servicemen to get tax-free pension: FM

The pension will be not be tax-free for those defence forces personnel who retired from their services or attained superannuation.

25 Jun 2019 2:36 AM

Cabinet okays 7th Pay Commission proposals; key facts

Armed forces have been pressing for reverting to percentage-based regime for disability pension.

04 May 2017 1:13 PM