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Through Express news service NEW DELHI: The military is working to close the major gap that exists in the disability pension awarded to a soldier and an officer. “There is a big difference in the amount of financial assistance given to a soldier and an officer with the same disability. We have developed categories to …

The three services are drawing up recommendations on the question of the taxation of invalidity pensions which will be submitted very soon to the Ministry of Defence. The army is considering several options to streamline the existing disability pension system and how it is calculated, defense sources said. The Army wrote to the other two …

Indian Army personnel positioned near Ratnuchak military station in Jammu | Photo PTI Text size: A- A + New Delhi: Disability pensions for military personnel should be taxed, except those who sustain combat damage, the military staff proposed, ThePrint has learned. The finance ministry recently decided to tax disability pensions, which sparked a massive uproar …