Coverage under Railway Services (Pension) Rules, 1993, in place of National Pension System (NPs) in terms of DOP&PW’s O.M. dated 17.02.2020 clarifications – RBE No.84./2020
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA (BHARAT SARKAR)
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS (RAIL MANTRALAYA)
New Delhi, Dated: 30.09.2020.
The GMs/Principal Financial Advisors,
All Zonal Railways/Production Units,
(As per mailing list)
Subject: Coverage under Railway Services (Pension) Rules, 1993, in place of National Pension System (NPs) in terms of DOP&PW’s O.M. dated 17.02.2020 clarifications regarding.
A copy of Department of Pension& Pensioners’ Welfare (DOP&PW’s) O.M. No. 57/04/2019-P&PW(B) dated 25th June, 2020 is enclosed herewith for compliance and guidance. These instructions shall apply mutatis mutandis on the Railways also. Central Civil Services (Pension) Rules, 1972 correspond to the Railway Services (Pension) Rules, 1993.
2. The Railway Board’s instructions corresponding to the DOP&PW’s instructions referred to in their aforesaid O.M. dated 25h June, 2020 are given under:
|S. No.||DOP&PW’s instructions||Railway Board’s corresponding
|1.||O.M. No. 57/04/2019-P&PW(B) dated 17.02.2020.||Letter No. D-43/12/2018-F(E)I dated 03.03.2020.|
|2.||O.M. No. 28/30/2004-P&PW(B)
|Letter No. FE)III/2005/PN1/35 dated
|3||O.M. No. 28/30/2004-P&PW(B)
|Letter No. F(E)III/2005/PN1/35 dated 04.11.2009|
|4.||O.M. No. 38/41/06-P&PW(A) dated 05.05.2009||Letter No. 2008/AC-II/21/19 dated 29.05.2009.|
|5.||Para 9 of DOP&PW’s O.M.No.57/04/2019-P&PW(B) dated 17.02.2020||Instructions will be issued by Accounts Directorate.|
(G. Priya Sudarsani)
Director, Finance (Estt.),
D.A.: as above
No. D-43/12/2018-F(E)I New Delhi, Dated :30.09.2020.
Copy to Deputy Comptroller and Auditor General of India (Railways), Room No. 224, Rail Bhawan, New Delhi.