Engagement of two consultants for “Pensioners Portal” Scheme

The Department of Pensions & Pensioner’s Welfare (PPW) has decided to engage two consultants a Plan Scheme namely ‘Pensioners Portal – a Mission Mode Project under NeGP, Government of India. One consultant is of the level of retired Under Secretary and one at the level of retired Section Officer) during the current Financial Year. They are expected to assist the Pensioners Grievances Cell in implementation of the Scheme.

Pre-2006 Family Pensioners – Enhanced family pension.

The Department of Pensioners’ Welfare (DOPW) has referred their O.M. No.38/37/08- P&PW(A), dated 01.9.08 and clarified vide O.M. No. 38/37/08-P&PW(A) Part I, dated 03.10.08 and 14.10.08 containing the instruction on consolidation of family pension. The Ministry has clarified that the revised enhanced family pension, under sub-rule 3(a) of Rule 54 of the CCS (Pension) Rules, 1972,