It’s an ongoing disgrace: Gurkhas who retired from the British Army after 1997 can mechanically remain in the UK, however these who retired formerly have to apply, and many have been refused and face deportation. Pension rights for years served with the aid of Gurkhas earlier than 1997 rely at solely round a quarter of the stage of years served after that time.
On Tuesday thirtieth September, the High Court dominated their cure had been illegal in phrases of the proper to stay in the UK if they retired earlier than 1997. Following that terrific High Court decision, the Government has to trade the regulation on how it treats Gurkhas. We demand the full, crucial exchange in regulation that will permit all retired Gurkhas the proper to stay here. You can again their protest by using signing the NEW petition now.