The Sepoys, Naiks and Havildars (Equivalents) will benefit by around Rs. 400/- in basic pension per month or so. The prospective date of this increase may be from 01 Jul 2009. JCOs (Equivalents) may not be much benefited from the above order.
However, Hony Commissioned Officers of the rank of LTs and Capts (Equivalents) their maximum pension will raise to Rs. 15465/- and Rs. 16145/- per month from Rs. 13500/- and Rs. 13850/- per month, respectively. The prospective date of this increase must be from 01 Jan 2006 as their minimum fitment table is Rs. 10500 (fixed) for Lts and Rs. 10850 (fixed) for Capts (Equivalents).
In general, an increase of Rs.100/- per month in the basic pension, the arrears from 1.1.2006 to 30.6.2012 comes to around Rs.9880/- including DA. If it is from 1.7.2009, the arrears up to 30.6.2012 comes to around Rs.5280/-.