Revision of pension of pre-2006 pensioners of All India Services — delinking the pension from qualifying service of 33 years: DoPT Order
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pension
(Department of Personnel & Training)
North Block, New Delhi-110001
Dated the 12th May, 2016
All the Chief Secretaries of State Governments/UTs.
Subject: Revision of pension of pre-2006 pensioners of All India Services — delinking the pension from qualifying service of 33 years.
I am directed to refer to the above mention subject and to say that in compliance of the judicial pronouncement, the Department of Pension & Pensioners vide its O.M.No.38/37/08-P&PW(A) dated 06/04/2016 has decided that the pension of pre-2006 pensioners, in no case, shall be lower than 50% of corresponding scale in the fitment table delinking the pension from qualifying service of 33 years and the same is to be revised w.e.f. 01.01.2006. The applicability of the provisions of the aforesaid O.M. dated 06/04/2016 to All India Services pensioners of pre-2006 has been considered by this Department and it is decided that provisions of the aforesaid O.M. of Department of Pension & Pensioners Welfare shall be applicable mutatis-mutandis to All India Service pensioners of pre-2006.
(Rajesh Kumar Yadav)
Under Secretary to the Government Of India