Minutes of the Pre Retirement Counseling workshop held on 31st May,2016 at Vigyan Bhawan under the chairmanship of Secretary (Pension)
Issue 1: Service verification has not been completed in time and there was an round delay in processing of pension cases.
• It was agreed that the matter would be taken up with the concerned Ministry. A general set of instructions would also be sent.
Issue 2: A participant raised a point that for the CGEGIS, payment is delayed due to missing entry in the service book.
• JS(P) stated that the matter has been taken up with Department of Expenditure and would be followed up.
Issue 3: One of the participant asked whether vigilance clearance is required at the time of retirement.
• It was informed that there is no provision in pension rules.
Issue 4: One participant enquired whether any pension process will be delayed on account of non availability of record of government accommodation and not informed by Directorate of Estates.
• JS (P) stated that Directorate of Estates is responsible for giving timely information on dues to be deducted on account of license fee etc. Gratuity may be paid by office it Directorate of Estates does not inform in time.
The workshop ended with Vote of Thanks to the participants.
Source: Pensioners Portal