OROP: all-you-need-to-know video explainer as the issue takes centrestage

When Prime Minister Narendra Modi was campaigning for the 2014 elections, One Rank One Pension was among his first promises made. Over a year after his election, though, it seems like ex-servicemen have run out of patience - vocally.

It's a contentious issue. Even more, it's an emotional one. But what really is OROP, and what will implementing it mean for the army, the economy, and the country. This short, sharp video explainer decodes what it is, why it's contentious - and why it may be disastrous for the country to give in to public demand.

Also read: Whistle blow: why OROP in the armed forces will be disastrous

Andrew  Clarance

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