GRANTED HONORARY RANK OF NAIB SUBEDAR AS PER MOD LETTER
NO.1(8)/2008-D(PEN/POLICY) DT.12/06/09 FOR THE PERIOD FROM
01.01.06 TO 30.06.2009.
A unique Rank, Hon. Nb.Sub. is available only in the Indian Army. No such rank in the Navy and Air Force. These Hon. Naib Subedars were granted a pension of Havildar with Rs.100 as an additional benefit for the Honorary Rank.
Accepting the recommendations of the 6th CPC in this regard, the govt. has notified that Havildars granted the Hony. Rank of Nb. Sub. Shall now be paid a pension of a regularly promoted Naib Subedar.
After the new orders, the minimum guaranteed pension shall be Rs.8450 for a Group ‘A’ and Group ‘X’ Nb.Sub and Rs.7750 for other groups for a qualifying service of 28 years and above. The amount of pension is proportionate to the number of years of service.
As the new order has been released on 12/06/09, it has become necessary to calculate the arrears of revised pension once again and pay the additional 40% arrears calculated upto Aug 08 and also pay the arrears of revised pension calculated once again from Sep 08 to Jun 09.
The re-calculation has to be done in two parts. One part from 1.1.06 to 31.8.08 for arriving at the additional 40% arrears to be paid and the other part from Sep 08 to Jun 09 for arriving at the arrears of revised pension as a result of this new order.
A model calculation sheet will be inserted in this Blog for a Group ‘A’ Nb.Sub with 24 years of service within a week. According to this working sheet, a Group ‘A’ Hon. Nb. Sub. With 24 years of service will have to be paid an additional arrears of Rs.30,884 immediately and Rs.50,228 as 60% balance arrears on a later date.
Click for the MOD letter dt.12.06.09