New Delhi: On 11.10.2012 Bharat Pensioners’ Samaj staged a ‘Mass Dharna’ of Central Government
Pensioners including Railways & defence from 11.00 A.M on wards at Jantar Mantar here today to
press their long pending demands over three hundred delegates from every part of the country repre-
senting over 7 lac pensioners.participated
The main demands include:
(1)Early implementation of C.A.T/Principal Bench, New Delhi’s Order dated 1-11-2011 regarding implementation of modified parity to pre 1-1-2006 central govt. pensioners and family pensioners with payment of arrears thereof from 1-1-2006 onwards
(2)50% dearness relief merger benefit to pensioners w.e.f.,1-1-2011
(3)Restoration of commuted portion of pension after 12 years instead of present 15 years
(4)Raising of fixed medical allowance to Rs.1200/- p.m.
(5)Withdrawal of new pension scheme introduced w.e.f.,1-1-2004,etc.
(6)An effective grievance redressa mechanism have strict time line with punitive clause
(7) Minimum Pension of Rs 3500/- to all superanuated persons including ex-gratia & EPS95 beneficiries
(8)Medical attendance &treatment facilities to all superannuated Persons
A Memorandum containing the demands was submitted to the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India.
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