Thursday, July 7, 2016
Fauj vs Babus: Why 7th pay commission has the military up in arms - On We The People : NDTV debate
While netas play politics over patriotism, soldiers are fighting for pay parity. The seventh pay commission says Indian Police Service and Indian Forest Service will be at par with the IAS, leaving the military behind.
Why this pay divide?
Will politicians who are playing patriotic games put their money where their mouth is?
In crises like the recent Jat agitation, the Army is often replacing civil administration, but is not being paid as much. Why is this so?
Should Armed Forces have a separate pay commission?
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