BY FAX/E-MAIL/SPEED POST
Government of I ndia, Ministry of Defence
Dte. General Defence Estates
Raksha Sampada Shawan, Ulaanbaatar Marg
Delhi Cantt.-l10010 .
Dated l6th May, 2017 .
The Principal Director, Defence Estates, Ministry of Defence,
Central/Sou thern/Western/N orthern /Eastern/Sou th -Western Co mmand, Lucknow /Pune/Chandigarh/}ammu/I
SUBJECT: IMPLEMENTATION OF GOVERNMENT'S DECISION ON THE
RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE SEVENTH CENTRAL PAY COMMISSION-
REVISION OF PENSION OF PRE-2016 PENSIONERS/ FAMILY PENSION
Reference Department of Pension & Pensioners' Welfare OMs F.No. 38/37/2016-P&PW (ii)dated 4th August, 2016 and 38/37/2016-P&PW (A) dated 12 th May, 2017 on the above referred subject
2. Vide Para 18 of above referred OM dated 12th May, 2017, it is stated that "It shall be the responsibility of the Head of Department and Pay and Accounts Office attached to that office from which the Government servant had retired or was working last before his death to revise the pension/ family pension of pre-2016 pensioners/family pensioners with effect from 01.01.2016 in accordance with these orders and to issue a revised pension payment authority. The Pension Sanctioning Authority would impress upon the concerned Head of Office for fixation of pay on notional basis at the earliest and issue revised Authority at the earliest. The revised Authority will be issued under the existing PPO no and would travel to the Pension Disbursing Authority through the same channel through which the original PPO has travelled".
3. Therefore, it is essential for the Directorates and all offices under their jurisdiction and NIDEM, Delhi Cantt. to immediately take necessary action to revise the pension/ family pension of pre-
2016 pensioners/ family pensioners as per the provisions of these OMs as well as any other related instructions that the Government of India will be issuing from time to time.
4. Let this work be taken up immediately, either with existing staff, or where required by forming special cells and by taking staff on contract even, that all pensioners/ family pensioners are paid the revised pensions at the earliest. Inputs may be given to this Directorate General at monthly intervals about the progress of this work in the various offices.
5. DGDE has approved.
Add!. DG (Admin & Vig)
DGDE (Rajbhasha Anubhag)
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