Additional Relief on death/disability of Government Servants covered by the Defined Contribution Pension System (NPS)
Sub: Additional Relief on death/disability of Government Servants covered by the Defined Contribution Pension System (NPS)
Reference is invited to this office OM No. 1(7)/ DCPS (NPS)/2009/TA/221 dated 02.7.2009 on the above mentioned subject. The existing para No. 3(xix) of the above OM has been substituted by the following:-
"(xix). The Pension Account holding bank will be responsible for obtaining periodical certificates such as Life Certificate, Re-employed Certificate etc. (as prescribed in CPAO's Scheme for "Payment of Pensions to Central Povernment Civil Pensioners through Authorised Banks') and intimated electronically to CPAO on due dates. (Life certificate should be obtained by 1st November each year and intimation uploaded on CPAO's website). Drawing of pensions/family pensions will be subject to the receipt of Life Certificate by CPAO".