Department of Pension OM on Grant of Dearness Relief to Central Government pensioners/family pensioners – 2% Dearness Relief from July 2016
Pensioners who were drawing monthly pension after completion of 10 years are eligible for benefit Revised pension
Clarification is sought whether de-linking 33 years of service in respect of Pre-2006 Pensioners would apply in case of superannuation and retirement on absorption government undertaking and for those who retired on completion of 10 years of qualifying service
AIPRPA requests Cabinet Secretary for acceptance of 7th CPC recommendation relating to Option No: 1 for the purpose of revising pension. Non-acceptance of this recommendation will cause a major financial loss to many Pre-2016 Pensioners.
RSCWS requests Govt to implement Seventh CPC regarding option I for fixation of Pension of Pre-2016 Pensioners
Changes made in Jai Jawan Pension Loan – Maximum age 76 years – 2nd loan after liquidating the first loan only after 12 months
Staff Side insisted that report should be accepted as it is, but at the same time it was told to Official Side that, any proposition or module which can be implemented without availability of record can also be considered by the Staff Side
The increase in Dearness Allowance for Tamilnadu State Govt Pensioners shall be paid in cash to the Pensioners / Family Pensioners with effect from 1-1-2016
Government has also appointed a one-member Judicial committee headed by Justice L. Narasimha Reddy, retired Chief Justice of Patna High Court to hear the defence pension anomaly related representations
Increase in Dearness Relief applicable to orders apply to (i) All Civilian Central Government Pensioners/Family Pensioners (ii) The Armed Forces Pensioners, Civilian Pensioners paid out of the Defence Service Estimates, (iii) All India Service Pensioners (iv) Railway Pensioners and (v) The Burma Civilian pensioners/family pensioners
Identity Card to Pensioners is issued by the respective Ministry, Department, Office in which the pensioner last worked. The Pensioners Identity Card contains the details regarding PPO, address, telephone number, date of birth, post held at the time of retirement, and Aadhaar Card number
CGHS facility is meant for the serving Central Govt employees and pensioners residing in specified areas. Fixed Medical Allowance is granted to pensioners living in non-CGHS areas
CPAO emphasizes the need for collecting Aadhaar Numbers of Retiring employees for implementing Jeevan Pramaan Scheme. Reports on the fresh PPOs received from the different PAOs reveal that the trend of incorporating Aadhaar numbers in fresh PPOs is not encouraging.
Central Pension Accounting Office is in the process of implementing Paperless Pension Payment Orders. Presently it is operational to pensioners attached to State Bank of India, Punjab National Bank, Bank of Baroda and Canara Bank.
Karnataka Central Government Pensioners Association has studied the 7th pay commission portion pertaining to Central Government Pensioners and has given its comments