Friday, May 31, 2013

FAMILY PENSION FOR NPS EMPLOYEES – ADDITIONAL RELIEF ON DEATH/DISABILITY - LIFE CERTIFICATE DATE CHANGED TO 1ST NOVEMBER EACH YEAR INSTEAD OF 1ST MAY.


1(7)/DCPS(NPS)/2009/TA/A/295

MINISTRY OF FINANCE
DEPARTMENT OF EXPENDITURE
CONTROLLER GENERAL OF ACCOUNTS
7TH FLOOR, LOK NAYAK BHAWAN
NEW DELHI

Corrigendum Dated: 27.5.2013

Sub: Additional Relief on death/disability of Government Servants covered by the Defined Contribution Pension System (NPS).

Reference is invited to this office OM No. 1(7)/ DCPS (NPS)/2009/TA/221 dated 02.7.2009 on the above mentioned subject. The existing para No. 3(xix) of the above OM has been substituted by the following:-

“(xix). The Pension Account holding bank will be responsible for obtaining periodical certificates such as Life Certificate, Re-employed Certificate etc. (as prescribed in CPAO’s Scheme for “Payment of Pensions to Central Government Civil Pensioners through Authorised Banks’) and intimated electronically to CPAO on due dates. (Life certificate should be obtained by 1st November each year and intimation uploaded on CPAO’s website). Drawing of pensions/family pensions will be subject to the receipt of Life Certificate by CPAO”.

Sd/-
(Chandan Mishra Dwivedi)
Dy. Controller General of Accounts

Plan Training activities for GDSs under 'Human Resource Development- Reimbursement of Travelling, Boarding and Lodging expenses etc (Click the link below for details)
http://www.indiapost.gov.in/DOP/Pdf/Training_Courses/01-54-2011-Trgdtd16May2013.PDF


Introduction of "Basic Savings Account" under the Post office Savings Account Rule 1981 to facilitate opening of Zero Balance Accounts (Click the link below for details)
http://www.indiapost.gov.in/DOP/Pdf/Circulars/SBOrder9.pdf


ALL INDIA MAIL SURVEY-2013(Click the link below for details)
http://www.indiapost.gov.in/DOP/Pdf/Circulars/38-01-2013-Ddtd20May13.PDF


REVISION OF INCOME CRITERIA TO EXCLUDE SOCIALLY ADVANCED PERSONS/SECTIONS (CREAMY LAYER)FROM THE PURVIEW OF RESERVATION FOR OTHER BACKWARD CLASSES (OBCS)-REG. (CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS)

STAY GRANTED BY CAT (P.B) DELHI AGAINST ABOLITION OF POSTS OF POSTMEN & MTS.
Department of Posts ordered abolition of 17093 posts of various cadres. Out of which about 7500 posts were related to Postmen & MTS. AIPE Union Postmen & MSE/Gr. ‘D’ filed a case No. 1736/21.05.13 in CAT (P.B) Delhi along with NUPE Postmen & MTS and AIPEU GDS (NFPE). The Hon’ble CAT Delhi has granted stay against the abolition of posts of Postmen & MTS.

Next date of hearing is fixed as 11.6.2013.

Orders will be exhibited in web-site on receipt.

If there is any imposition of orders of abolition of posts in any Circle. They can take up the matter with the authorities concerned on the basis of CAT (PB) Delhi orders.

GRANT OF DEARNESS RELIEF AT THE RATE OF 5TH CPC W.E.F. 1 1.2013. (CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS)

S B ORDER NO. 9 / 2013 - INTRODUCTION OF "BASIC SAVINGS ACCOUNT" UNDER POST OFFICE SAVINGS ACCOUNTS RULES, 1981 TO FACILITATE OPENING OF ZERO BALANCE ACCOUNTS BY BENEFICIARIES OF ANY GOVERNMENT WELFARE SCHEME – REGARDING(CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS)
THE INDIA POST OFFICE ACT, 1898 (CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS)

ANOMALIES IN SALARY: GOVT. CLARIFICATION IN LOK SABHA (CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS)