PUBLISHED ON: September 1, 2008 | Duration: 1 min, 06 sec
The military is unhappy with the pay hike cleared recently. And the discontent is so high that over the last couple of days, all three service chiefs have met the Defence Minister to ask for a review.
The cause of worry is the morale of about 25 thousand mid-level officers. Before the Sixth Pay Commission report, IAS officers equivalent to Majors, Lieutenant Colonels all were on same pay-scale of Rs 15,100.