Table of TSEWA AFT Cases

AFT CASES FILED BY TSEWA

No.CaseOA NumberDescription of CaseStatus
1.Cases won/disposed off1. OA 166/2016 (AFT 2)
- Coordinator : Col N Sitaramaiah
- 103 petitioners
- Lt Col Ashok Kumar Sabharwal is lead petitioner
Broad Banding (BB) benefit to disabled soldiers who are in receipt of disability element- Case won
- Judgment date 04 Nov 2016
- Click on this link to open judgement in a new tab.
- Rs. 3.45 crores released to TSEWA members
2. OA 1677/2016 (AFT 2 A) BB2
- Coordinator : Col Ajit Rana
- 153 petitioners incl 6 single ladies
- Lt Col Shashi Chaudhari is lead petitioner
Broad Banding (BB) benefit to disabled soldiers, in receipt of disability pension- AFT judgement in favour of TSEWA.
3. OA 3/2018 (AFT-2 B) (BB3)
- with MA 5/2018
- Coordinator: Col Ajit Singh Rana
- 159 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Brig MK Ganju
Broad banding benefit to all disabled soldiers who are in receipt of disability element.- Judgment date is 05 Jan 2018.
- Click on this link to read court order dated 05 Jan 2018.
-Execution case filed.
- Case disposed off with liberty to file individually
4. OA 276 / 2017 (AFT 12)
with MA 227/2017
- Coordinator : Maj PM Goswami
- 72 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Sqn Ldr Sarat C Varma
Lt Col pension for pre-1996 retiree Majors with more than 21 years commissioned service- Date of judgment was 15 Mar 2019.
- Click on this link to read judgment order dated 15 Mar 2019.
- Case disposed off.
5. OA 168/2016 (AFT 3)
with MA 96/2016
and MA 596/2017
- Coordinator: Col Ajit Rana
- 16 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Lt Col Atul Chaudhary
Grant of BB benefit to PMR cases of disability mentioned as attributable & aggravated in RMB- Last date of hearing was 17 May 2019 and case was disposed off.
- Click on this link to read order dated 17-05-2019
- Case disposed off with liberty to file after SC judgement
2.Cases filed and under hearing1. OA 34/2016 (AFT 1)
with MA 14/2016
- 799 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Brig S K S Rana
Enhancement of pension of Capts to Brigs (Pre 2006) based on last pay drawn- Last date of hearing 05 Oct 2020.
- Next date of hearing 29 Jan 2021.
2. OA 949/2017 (AFT3 A) (PMR 1A)
with MA 740/2017, MA 741/2017
- Coordinator: Col Ajit Rana
- 14 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Lt Col Rudra Pratap Singher
Grant of BB benefit to PMR cases of disability mentioned as attributable & aggravated in RMB- Last date of hearing was 10 Oct 2017
- Granted another four weeks’ time for filing the counter affidavit. Rejoinder, if any, within a week thereafter.
- No date given by the court; Listed again in the regular hearing column as per seriatim

3. OA 664/2016 (AFT 6) with MA 478/2016
- 301 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Lt Col KP Radhakrishnan
Lt Cols (pre 16 Dec 2004) with 26 years reckonable commissioned service to get Pension of Col (TS)- Last date of hearing was 29 Sep 2020.
Click on the link to read order dated 02 Jul 2020.
- Next date of hearing is 14 Jan 2021.


4. OA 1545/2016 (AFT 8)
- Coordinator: Hony Capt B Joseph
- 126 petitioners incl 6 single ladies
- Lead petitioner: Hav (Hony Nb sub ) Arvind Mohan
Pension of Nb Sub to Pre Jan 2006 Hony Nb Sub. The Govt of India, Min of Def vide their letter No: 1(13) / 2016 / D(Pen/Pol) dated 21 Feb 2020 has granted pension of Nb Sub to all Pre - 2006 Hony Nb Subedars with effect from Jan 2006.
Click to read the letter.
- The matter has been referred to Larger
Bench in connected matters.
5. OA 1816/2018 (AFT - 8 A) (HNS -2)
- Coordinator: Hony Capt B Joseph
- 61 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Hony Nb Sub Fauji Ram
Getting pension of Nb Sub to pre- 2006 Hony Nb SubsThe Govt of India, Min of Def vide their letter No: 1(13) / 2016 / D(Pen/Pol) dated 21 Feb 2020 has granted pension of Nb Sub to all Pre - 2006 Hony Nb Subedars with effect from Jan 2006.
Click to read the letter.
- Last date of hearing was 05 Nov 2020.
- Next date of hearing is 07 Jan 2021.
6. OA 599/2017 (AFT - 10)
with MA 516/2017
- Coordinator: Hony Capt B Joseph
- 56 petitioners incl 3 single ladies
- Lead petitioner: Hony Sub Maj Priti Singh
Pension of Sub Maj to Pre Jan 2006 Hony Sub Maj - Last date of hearing was 04 Nov 2020.
- Click on this link to read order dated 11 Jun 2020.
- Next date of hearing is 03 Feb 2021.

7. OA 1475/2018 ( originally OA 789/2017) (AFT 11)
- Coordinator: Hony Capt B Joseph
- 26 + 43 petitioners incl 2 single ladies
- Lead petitioner: SM/Hony Lt Tshering Dadul Bhutia.
Pension of Hony Lt & Capt to Pre Jan 2006 Hony Lt & Capt awardees- OA 783/2017 was refiled as OA 1475/2018
- Last date of hearing was 05 Nov 2020.
- Click on this link to read order dated 10 Jul 2020.
- Next date of hearing is 04 Feb 2021.
8. OA 457/2017 (AFT 13)
- Coordinator: Maj PM Goswami
- 75 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Maj AK Gadhok
Pension of Lt Cols to pre-Jan 2000 Majs with 20 years commissioned service & less than 21 yrs commissioned service- Last date of hearing was 23 Oct 2020.
- Click on this link to read order dated 17 Mar 2020
- Next date of hearing is 29 Jan 2021.
9. OA 661/2017 (AFT 14 - Army)) with MA 561/2017
- Coordinator: Maj PM Goswami
- 151 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Maj Sudarshan Kumar Sharma
Pension of Lt Cols to all pre-16 Dec 2004 Majs who put in qualifying service of 20 years out of which 13 years should be commissioned service- Last date of hearing was 13 Aug 2018.
- Click on this link to read order dated 13 Aug 2018.
- Case to be listed as per seriatum.
10. OA No. 1228/2017 (AFT 14 - Navy)
- 59 petitioners
- Coordinator: Maj PM Goswami
- Lead petitioner: Lt Cdr Bal Chandra Pandey
Pension of Cdrs to all pre-16 Dec 2004 retiree Lt Cdrs who put in min qualifying service of 20 years out of which minimum 13 years should be commissioned service- Last date of hearing was 22 Sep 2020.
- Click on this link to read order dated 10 Jul 2020
- Next date of hearing is 14 Dec 2020.
11. OA No. 1227/2017 (AFT 14 - Air Force)
- Coordinator: Maj PM Goswami
- 22 petitioners
- Lead petitioner:Sqn Ldr Suresh Kumar Kapoor
Pension of Wg Cdrs to all pre-16 Dec 2004 retiree Sqn Ldrs who put in qualifying service of 20 years out of which minimum 13 years should be commissioned service- Last date of hearing was 23 Jul 2020.
- Hearing was not held due to COVID-19 restrictions.
- Next date of hearing is 10 Nov 2020.
12. OA 679/2017 (AFT 19)
- Coordinator: Maj PM Goswami
- 45 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Capt Hoshiar Singh Atri
Getting pension of Maj to all those pre-16 Dec 2004 Capts who put in six years commissioned service- Last date of hearing was 09 Nov 2020.
- Hearing was not held due to COVID-19 restrictions.
- Next date of hearing is 08 Feb 2021.
13. OA 181/2019 with 591/2019 (AFT 28) (Army)
- Coordinator: Maj PM Goswami
- 15 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Lt Col Rajesh Chugh



Pay fixation disparity - Majors' 5th CPC
- Last date of hearing was 29 Sep 2020.
- Click on this link to read order dated 13 Jul 2020.
- Next date of hearing is 03 Dec 2020.
14. OA 36/2019 with with MA 406/2019 (AFT 28) (IAF)
- Coordinator: Maj PM Goswami
- 8 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Sqn Ldr Suresh Kumar Kapoor
Pay fixation disparity - Majors' 5th CPC- Last date of hearing was 29 Sep 2020.
- Click on this link to read order dated 05 Aug 2020.
- Next date of hearing is 03 Dec 2020.
15. AFT - 7
- Coordinator: Lt Col MPS Bhatia
- 66 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Smt Urmila Gilani
Grant of Special Family Pension to all widows whose husband died in service- Last date of hearing was 18 Sep 2017.
- 15 cases have been filed separately.
16. OA 949/2019 (AFT 15)
- Coordinator: Hony Capt B Joseph
- 32 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Hav Chandra Shaker
Sepoys To Havildars of ACP Available to Post-2006 NCOS & OR
- Wives of deceased Sepoys to Havildars are also eligible.
- Last date of hearing was 29 Sep 2020.
- Next date of hearing is 03 Dec 2020.
17. OA 2456/2020 (AFT 29)
- Coordinator: Cdr Sudhir Dua
- 94 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Col Ramesh Sharma (13-7-20)
Incorrect Pay Fixation by Notional Pay Method for Pre- 2016 Armed Forces Pensioners (Army -1)- Last date of hearing was 14 Aug 2020.
18. OA 3144/2020 (AFT 29)
- Coordinator: Cdr Sudhir Dua
- 98 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Col Arun Kumar Sharma (01-08-2020)
Incorrect Pay Fixation by Notional Pay Method for Pre- 2016 Armed Forces Pensioners (Army -2)
19. OA 2859/2020 (AFT 29)
- Coordinator: Cdr Sudhir Dua
- 100 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Lt Col Ramesh Kumar Suri (29-07-2020)
Incorrect Pay Fixation by Notional Pay Method for Pre- 2016 Armed Forces Pensioners (Army -3)
20. OA 3170/2020 (AFT 29)
- Coordinator: Cdr Sudhir Dua
- 95 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Cdr Ishwar Chandra Sharma (03-08-2020)
Incorrect Pay Fixation by Notional Pay Method for Pre- 2016 Armed Forces Pensioners (Navy)
21. OA 2776/2020 (AFT 29)
- Coordinator: Cdr Sudhir Dua
- 77 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Sqn Ldr RK Gupta (27-07-2020)
Incorrect Pay Fixation by Notional Pay Method for Pre- 2016 Armed Forces Pensioners (Air Force)
3.Cases with TSEWA Legal cell, Delhi1. AFT - 1B (Officers) Army - 1
- Coordinator: Cmde Sudheer Parakala
- 177 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Lt Col Darshan Singh Pandher
Enhancement of pension of Capts to Brigs (Pre 2006) based on last pay drawn- Dispatched to Legal Cell, Delhi on 10 Feb 2018.
- Rem Judgement expected & awaited in OA 34/2016.
- Hence not filed.
2. AFT - 1B (Officers) Army - 2
- Coordinator: Cmde Sudheer Parakala
- 175 petitioners
- Lead petitioner Lt Col Sunil Bawa
Enhancement of pension of Capt to Brig (Pre 2006) based on last pay drawn- Dispatched to Legal Cell, Delhi on 10 Feb 2018.
- Rem Judgement expected & awaited in OA 34/2016.
- Hence not filed.
3. AFT - 1B (Officers) Navy
- Coordinator: Cmde Sudheer Parakala
- 90 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Cdr Bimal Rai Bhatia
Enhancement of pension of Lieutenant to Commodore (Pre 2006) based on last pay drawn- Dispatched to Legal Cell, Delhi on 10 Feb 2018.
- Rem Judgement expected & awaited in OA 34/2016.
- Hence not filed.
4. AFT - 1B (Officers) Air Force
- Coordinator: Cmde Sudheer Parakala
- 70 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Wg Cdr Sailesh Rattan

Enhancement of pension of Flt Lt to Air Commodore (Pre 2006) based on last pay drawn- Dispatched to Legal Cell, Delhi on 10 Feb 2018.
- Rem Judgement expected & awaited in OA 34/2016.
- Hence not filed.
5. AFT - 5
- Coordinator : Lt Col G Parvathesam
- 150 petitioners

Grant of enhanced rate of ordinary family pension to all widows of servicemen of rank of Sepoy to Havildar- Dispatched to Legal Cell, Delhi on 23 Oct 2017.
- Document under final scrutiny with Advocate in Delhi.
6. AFT-6 (A) Col-TS 2
- Coordinator: Lt Col KP Radhakrishnan
- 178 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Lt Col Ravinder Kumar Chadha
Getting pension of Col (TS) to all pre – 16 Dec 2004 Lt Cols who put in 26 years commissioned service.- Dispatched to Legal Cell, Delhi on 20 Nov 2017.
- Rem Judgement expected & awaited in OA 664/2016.
- Hence not filed.
7. AFT- 9 (HNS-1A)
- Coordinator: Lt Col G Parvathesam
- 13 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Hony Nb Sub Prem Singh
Getting pension of Nb Sub to post – 2006 Hony Nb Subs - Dispatched to Legal Cell, Delhi on 20 Nov 2017.
- Document under final scrutiny with Advocate in Delhi
8. AFT - 20
- Coordinator: Maj B Bikshapathy
- 33 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Sub Bijender Singh
Recovery due to non-submission of option form to come under 6th CPC scales of pay- Dispatched to Legal Cell, Delhi on 14 Feb 2018.
- Advocate has called for affidavit & Representations from Members.
- Documents awaited from most of the members.
9. AFT - 21
- Coordinator: Brig CS Vidyasagar
- 98 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Sgt Kalyan Sharma

Incorrect pension fixation by minimum of fitment table for delinking of 33 years

- Dispatched to Legal Cell, Delhi on 16 Feb 2018
- Document under final scrutiny with Advocate in Delhi
10. AFT 28 (Navy)
- Coordinator: Maj PM Goswami
- 16 petitioners
Pay fixation disparity - Majors' 5th CPC- Dispatched to Legal Cell, Delhi on 31 Jan 2018.
- Finding lead litigant
11. AFT - 29 (Army 4)
- Coordinator: Cdr Sudhir Dua
- 154 petitioners
Rectify Incorrect fixation of pension by Notional Pay Method for Pre - 2016 Armed Forces Pensioners- Dispatched to Legal Cell, Delhi on 31 Jan 2018
- Document Under final scrutiny with Advocate in Delhi
12. AFT – 30
- Coordinator: Lt Col KP Radhakrishnan
- 74 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Hony Nb Sub Chandra Shekhar Singh
Rectify Incorrect method of pension fixation by Notional Pay Method for Pre – 2016 Armed Forces JCOs /ORs and Family pensioners- Dispatched to Legal Cell, Delhi on 20 Feb 2018.
- Documents under final scrutiny with Advocate in Delhi.
13. AFT - 2 C (BB-4)
- Lt Col Ravi Choudhury, Advocate
- 60 petitioners
Broad banding benefit to all disabled soldiers who are in receipt of disability element.- Documents have been handed over to be filed in Secunderabad.
14. AFT - 17
- Lead petitioner: Smt Harjeet kaur
- 13 petitioners
- Pension of sepoys to reservists
- Wives of deceased reservists are also eligible
- Dispatched to Legal Cell, Delhi on 01 Feb 2019.
- Army Lead Litigant required for separate case.
15. AFT - 29 (B)
Coordinator: Brig CS Vidyasagar
- 49 petitioners
- Pay fixation disparity in 5th CPC- Dispatched to Legal Cell, Delhi on 13 Dec 2018.
- Documents under final scrutiny with Advocate in Delhi.
Cases under scrutiny at HQ TSEWA1. AFT - 1 C
- Coordinator: Brig CS Vidyasagar
- 162 petitioners
Enhancement of pension of Capts to Maj Gens (Pre 2006) based on last pay drawn- Awaiting instructions from Delhi for despatch of documents.
2. AFT- 8 B (HNS 3)
- Coordinator : Hony Capt B Joseph
- 18 petitioners




Broad banding benefit to all disabled soldiers who are in receipt of disability element.- Awaiting instructions from Delhi for despatch of documents.
3. AFT-3B (PMR-3)
- Coordinator : Col Ajit Singh Rana
- 10 petitioners
Broad banding benefit to all disabled soldiers who got PMR

- Awaiting instructions from Delhi for despatch of documents.
4. AFT- 9 A (HNS 2A)
- 25 petitioners
- Lead petitioner: Hony Nb Sub Girand Singh
Getting pension of Nb Sub to post – 2006 Hony Nb Subs - Awaiting instructions from Delhi for despatch of documents.
5. AFT - 2 D (BB-5)
- Coordinator : Col Ajit Singh Rana
- 57 petitioners
- Broad banding benefit to all disabled soldiers- Awaiting instructions from Delhi for despatch of documents.
6. AFT - 28 (B)
- 95 petitioners
Pay fixation disparity - Major's 5th CPC- Awaiting instructions from Delhi for despatch of documents.