new Delhi: The biggest concern of government employees is to get pension after retirement. In order to get the pension started, these employees would have to go round the government offices many times. Modi government has done a wonderful initiative for the employees retiring during the corona virus epidemic. Now the central employees will start getting pension after retirement without running away.
Central government started temporary pension scheme
Union Minister Jitendra Singh said on Monday that central government employees retiring during the Kovid-19 epidemic will get temporary pension amount till the issuance of regular pension payment orders (PPO) and other formalities. He said that this decision was taken in view of the epidemic and ‘lockdown’. Government employees may have difficulty in submitting the pension form to the main office or they may not be in a position to physically submit the claim form with the ‘service book’ to the Pay and Account office concerned. Especially if both the offices are located in different cities, then this problem increases further.
Singh, Minister of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pension Affairs, said, “It is suitable for the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) who continuously move from one city to another and whose main office, salary and accounts offices are located in other cities. Occur in He said that the pension and pensioners welfare department has been given a new look after the Modi government came to power. It has been prepared in such a way that it can give PPO to the concerned employee from the day of retirement without any delay.
Singh said that although PPO could not be issued to some employees retiring during this period due to the Kovid-19 epidemic and the ‘lockdown’, interrupting the office work. The Minister said that but the current government is sensitive about pensioners and senior citizens, hence to avoid delay in regular pension payments under CCS (Pension Rule) 1972, the rule can be relaxed so that payment of temporary pension and temporary gratuity It is possible to issue a regular PPO without any hindrance.
“The central government employees retiring during the Kovid-19 epidemic will get temporary pension amount till the issuance of regular pension payment orders and other formalities,” the Personnel Ministry said in a statement quoting Singh.