Date up to which enhanced family pension payable: for 7 years or 67 years of age of deceased retired govt servant
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
DEPARTMENT OF EXPENDITURE
CENTRAL PENSION ACCOUNTING OFFICE
TRIKOOT-II, BHIKAJI CAMA PLACE,
NEW DELHI – 110066
Subject:- Date up to which enhanced family pension payable.
Department of Pension & Pensioners Welfare has clarified vide its ID
No.1/1(5) 2018-P&PW (E) 32206 dated-12.04.2018 that family pension at
enhanced rates will be payable for 7 years or till the deceased retired
government servant would have attained the age of 67 years had he survived,
whichever is less, irrespective of type of retirement, date of retirement
and age of superannuation applicable in the case of retired Govt. servant.
This would equally apply in all Central Civil Govt. Departments/ Offices
including Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) and Medical Officers.
This issues with the approval of Chief Controller (Pensions).
(Md. Shahid Kamal Ansari)
(Asstt. Controller of Accounts)
Source: CPAO (click to view/download pdf)