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Revision of pension family pension of pre 2016 Loco inspector

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National Pension System (NPS): Increase in mandatory contribution by Central Government from 10% to 14%

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF FINANCE LOK SABHA
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO: 366 ANSWERED ON: 24.06.2019 National Pension System
Raksha Nikhil Khadse Will the Minister of FINANCE be pleased to state:-
(a) whether the Government proposes to enhance the contribution which is presently at 10 percent to National Pension System (NPS) to make the retirement income scheme more attractive;  (b) if so, whether the Government has notified this change; 
(c) if so, the details thereof; and 
(d) if not, the date proposed for the notification of the new scheme?

ANSWER
Finance Minister 
(a) to (c) Government has increased the mandatory contribution by Central Government from 10% to 14% of the basic pay+DA for all the Central Government employees covered under National Pension System Tier-I. The employees’ contribution rate would remain at the existing 10% of the basic pay+DA. This has been notified vide Gazette Notification No. 1/3/2016 PR dated 31.01.2019, and has come into force with effect from 01.04.…

Procedure for recording date of birth on entering Railway service and its alteration – Master Circular.

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The General Managers,
All Indian Railways,
Production Units.
(as per mailing list)
Sub: Procedure for recording date of birth on entering Railway service and its alteration – Master Circular.
At present the orders relating to the procedure for recording date of birth on entering Railway service and its alteration are scattered in a number of office circulars/ orders issued from time to time. Consolidated orders on the subject of “Procedure for recording date of birth on entering Railway service and its alteration” updated till 01.06.2019 is as follows:-
Declaration of date of birth at the time of appointment:
1. According to the existing provisions, every person appointed to a service/post under the Government shall at the time of his/her appointment, declare the date of birth and it shall be accepted by the appropriate authority on production of confirmatory/documentary evidence such as a Matriculation Certificate or a Municipal Certificate. If the person is not able to produce such an evi…

Revision of pension and family pension in favour of the pensioners who were receipt of compulsory retirement pension and compassionate allowance: Agenda Item 47th NC(JCM) Meeting

Revision of pension and family pension in favour of the pensioners who were receipt of compulsory retirement pension and compassionate allowance: Agenda Item 47th NC(JCM) Meeting
[Part of the Minutes of the 47th Meeting of National Council (JCM) held on 13th April, 2019 issued by DoPT vide OM No. 3/1/2019-JCA dated 13.06.2019]
6.5 D/o Pension & Pensioners Welfare & D/o Financial Services: 6.5.4 Item No.25/19/NC-47 - Arbitrary orders denying revision of pension and family pension in favour of the pensioners who were receipt of compulsory retirement pension and compassionate allowance under Rule 40 and 41 of the Central Civil Services (Pension) Rules, 1972.
Staff Side stated that in terms of rule 40 & 41 of Central Civil Services (Pension) Rules, 1972, compulsory retirement pension and compassionate allowance are sanctioned and are revised at par with other pension. DoP&PW O.M. No. 38/37/08 - P&PW(A) dated 03.10.2008 has stated that there should not be any revision on…

DoPT Order: Minutes of the 47th Meeting of National Council (JCM) held on 13th April, 2019.

No.3/1/2019-JCA Government of India Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions Department of Personnel & Training Establishment (JCA) Section
North Block, New Delhi - 110 001 Dated: 13th June, 2019
OFFICE MEMORANDUM
Subject: Minutes of the 47th Meeting of National Council (JCM) held on 13th April, 2019.
The undersigned is directed to forward a copy of the minutes of the 47th Meeting of the National Council (JCM) held on 13th April, 2019 in Conference Hall, Rail Bhavan, New Delhi under the Chairmanship of Cabinet Secretary for information and necessary action.
Encl.: As above
(Juglal Singh)  Deputy Secretary to the Govt. of India Tel: 2309 2338
MINUTES OF THE 47th MEETING OF THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF THE JOINT CONSULTATIVE MACHINERY(JCM) HELD ON 13th APRIL, 2019.
The 47th Meeting of the National Council (JCM) was held on 13th April, 2019 under the Chairmanship of Shri P. K. Sinha, Cabinet Secretary, at Rail Bhawan, New Delhi. A list of the representatives of Staff Side and O…