Payment of Life Time Arrear of pension/family pension to the claimant of pensioner/family pensioner: PCDA Circular No. 195
Office of the Principal Controller of Defence Accounts (Pension)
Draupadi Ghat, Allahabad-211014
Circular No. 195
Sub: Amendment of DPPI-2013.
A copy of approved Correction slip No. 01/2017 on the above subject is enclosed herewith for further necessary action.
DRAFT AMENDMENT TO DPPI,2013
Correction Slip No. 01/2017
1. First sentence of para 115.1 is reconstructed as under:
Para 115.1 Subject to the provisions of para 115.2 and 115.3 below, arrear of pension (except LTA accrueing due to revision of pension/family pension will be paid as per provisions of Note-3 under Para-115.4 below) or gratuity due to the estate of deceased pensioners shall be paid as under:
2. New Note -3 under Para-115.4 is added as under
Note-3 : Life Time Arrear of pension/family pension accrues due to revision of pension/family pension carried out by the PDAs
If a pensioner/family pensioner to whom benefit accrues in implementation of Government Orders/Pay Commission Recommendation for revision of pension/family pension has died/dies before receiving the payment of arrears on account of revision. Such arrears shall be paid as under:
(i) If the claimaint is already in receipt of family pension or happens to be the person in whose favour family pension already stands notified and awardee has not become ineligible for any reason, the LTA due to revision of pension/family pension should be paid to such a claimant by the PDA on their own without requiring submission of any additional documents including IAFA-652 and indemnity bond from the claimant.
(ii) If the claimant has already received LTA in the past in respect of the deceased to whom the benefit would have accrued, the LTA due to such revision of pension/family pension also be paid to such a claimant by the PDA on their own without obtaining claim on IAFA-652 and indemnity bond from the claimant.
(iii) If claimant is a person other than the one mentioned at (i) & (ii) above, payment of LTA shall be paid to the legal heir/heirs as per provisions of 115.1 above.