Disability Pension: Rajnath Singh assures to look into the matter

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Defence Minister Shri Rajnath Singh has said that the government will look into the matter related to imposing tax on Disability pension for military personnel.

He was replying to Congress member Shri Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury who raised the issue during zero hour in the Lok Sabha.

The Minister said that the matter has been brought to his notice and that he will look into it. He also said that defence preparedness and the interests of the armed forces personnel are the top priorities of the NDA government.

Shri Singh said, it was the NDA government which  implemented the One Rank One Pension  which had  been pending  for the last 40 years.