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# 7th Pay Commission: Big update about one and a half year DA Arrear - 'Halla Bol' of Pensoiners on 7th September

Sep 05, 2021

DA Arrear Latest Update: There is a big complaint of government pensioners with the government that it does not fulfill their demand and all the demands remain incomplete. There are many such demands of pensioners on which struggle has been going on for years but no decision has been taken yet. Now to settle this issue, pensioners have formed another big organization, which talks directly and tells their problems.

Pensioners' attack on 7th September

Now the organization formed by the pensioners i.e. National Coordination Committee of Pensioners Association (NCPO) has announced that it will hold a big dharna on 7th September along with the Central employees. The purpose of this dharna will be to get the arrears to the pensioners. NCPO said that on Krishna Janmashtami i.e. 30 August 2021, a new forum has been formed under the leadership of Indian Pensioners' Forum, State Pensioners Federation of India, Kerala Pradesh Bank Pensioners' Association.

Will talk to the government on these issues

The issues to be discussed with the government include exemption of pension from income tax, revision of age limit for additional quantum of pension from 80 years to 65 years, bank pensioners to be considered as government pensioners, central government health services in every district. Center, free medical facilities to non-CGHS pensioners, release of dearness relief to pensioners pending for 18 months.

Will also demand 18 months arrears

VS Yadav, National Convener of NCPO and General Secretary of Indian Pensioners' Forum, said that if NCPO feels that any issue of pensioners needs to be raised jointly with the government, then it will be presented. He further informed that CH Suresh, president of the Indian State Pensioners Federation, will be the chairman of the organization.