Setting up of NPS oversight mechanism in pursuance to Department of Expenditure OM dated 02.07.2019: DOPPW OM dated 22.06.2023
कार्मिक, लोक शिकायत तथा पेंशन मंत्रालय
पेंशन और पेंशन भोगी कल्याण विभाग
तीसरी मंजिल, लोकनायक भवन, खान मार्केट,
नई दिल्ली, दिनांक 22.06.2023
Subject:- Setting up of NPS oversight mechanism in pursuance to Department of Expenditure OM dated 02.07.2019- reg.
Undersigned is directed to refer to Department of Pension and Pensioners’ Welfare D.O. letter of even number dated 07.06.2021 (copy enclosed) in reference to Department of Expenditure’s OM No. 1(24)/EV/2016, dated 02.07.2019 vide which instructions have been issued for setting up of NPS oversight mechanism in each Ministry/Department to ensure proper monitoring of NPS contributions and ensuring that the same are regularly getting credited into the individual accounts of the employees covered under the National Pension System.
2. It has also been directed in the aforesaid OM that a status report may be sent to the Department of Pension and Pensioners’ Welfare every six months intimating the result of the monitoring carried out through the above oversight mechanism with concluding remarks whether the NPS contributions are being credited on time and in case of any slippages, the details of the action taken.
3. Accordingly, 1t was requested all Ministries / Departments were to furnish status of the aforesaid NPS oversight mechanism in their Ministry/Department and the monitoring done so far,in a prescribed format attached with D.O. letter dated 07.06.2021 to Department of Pension and Pensioners’ Welfare in accordance with the instructions issued by Department of Expenditure.
4. However, status reports have been received from a very few Ministries / Departments in this regard. A list of Ministries / Departments who have submitted six monthly report for the period ending 31.03.2023 is also attached
5. It 1s therefore, requested that the aforesaid report may be sent to this Department in the revised format ( Enclosed ) at the earliest and also regularly in future in order to safeguard the interest of Central Government employees covered under National Pension System.
Encl. as above.
(Dr. Pramod Kumar)
Central Government Ministries / Departments.