Increasing political pressure on Modi government regarding restoration of old pension

Old Pension Scheme: Pressure is now increasing on the Modi government regarding the old pension scheme. The reason for this is the decision to implement the old pension scheme once again in place of the new pension scheme in opposition ruled states like Jharkhand, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh. Due to this, now the demand of returning to the old system is increasing rapidly on the Modi government of the center. Even the ministers of the Modi government themselves are admitting that the pressure on the government is increasing. Will review the pension scheme? On Monday, when the Minister of State for Personnel Dr. Jitendra Singh came to hold a press conference on a matter related to the pension process itself, he was also asked about restoring the old pension scheme. 

‘Old Government is reviewing pension’

Jitendra Singh first said that this matter comes under the Ministry of Finance, but added that the government is reviewing whether this matter But how to proceed further? On the question of ABP News, he said that cognizance is being taken of whatever input is coming to the government. Now with this statement of Jitendra Singh, it is being speculated that the government is deliberating on this matter. 

Demand to restore the old pension scheme is continuously rising&nbsp ;

Let us tell you that, the new pension scheme is applicable for the employees joining the government job on or after January 1, 2004, but for the past few years, it has been continuously withdrawn and the old pension scheme is restored. The demand for reinstatement is intensifying. Recently Expired Himachal Pradesh assembly elections, the Congress promised to implement the old pension scheme in the state after forming the government, after which it also became a big political issue. 

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