UPDATES JANUARY 2020

ECHS Order: Notification of CGHS Rates for 15 investigation under CGHS

IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUDICATURE AT MADRAS DATED : 04.11.2013 CORAM: THE HONOURABLE MR.JUSTICE S.MANIKUMAR Writ Petition No.28488 of 2013 M.P.No.1 of 2013 M.Murugan … Petitioner Vs. 1. The Co-operative Sub Registrar/Field Officer cum Surcharge Enquiry Officer, Madhanur, Gudiyatham Taluk, Vellore District.Court under Para14 has explained rem &persona judgements

IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUDICATURE AT MADRAS DATED: 03.12.2018 Coram The Hon’ble Mr. Justice M.M.SUNDRESH and The Hon’ble Mr. Justice KRISHNAN RAMASAMY W.P.No.23095 of 2017 V.Sampangi Ramaiah .. Petitioner Vs 1.The Union of India rep. by the Commissioner of Income Tax, Gandhi Road, Salem – 7.

CENTRAL ADMINISTRATIVE TRIBUNAL ERNAKULAM BENCH ORIGINAL APPLICATION NO. 180/00936 of 2019 Tuesday, this the 31st day of December, 2019 CORAM Hon’ble Mr. E.K.Bharat Bhushan, Administrative Member Hon’ble Mr.Ashish Kalia, Judicial Member Shri.K.K.Kesavan Namboodiri S/o.Late Kesavan Namboodiri, aged 65 years Superintendent of Central Excise (Retd.) regarding Notional increment

IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUDICATURE AT MADRAS DATED :23.09.2019 CORAM THE HON’BLE MR.JUSTICE M.DHANDAPANI W.P.No.28072 of 2019 & W.M.P.No.27691 of 2019 M.E.Abdul Ghani ..Petitioner regarding Notional increment

Right to Free Speech, Attending Political Rally, Social Media Posting etc. is a fundamental right of a Govt Employee: Tripura HC [Read Judgment]

BPS writes to Secys DOPT,DOPPW & Secy Department of Post regarding Judgement in rem & Notional increment to those made to retire on 30th june

HIGH COURT OF MADHYA PRADESH W.P. No. 17847/2019 ( Gajendra Kumar & others Vs. State of MP and others) Indore, Dated: 17/12/2019

CENTRAL ADMINISTRATIVE TRIBUNAL ERNAKULAM BENCH ORIGINAL APPLICATION NO. 180/00936 of 2019 Tuesday, this the 31st day of December, 2019

Hon’ble CAT Jabalpur Bench OA No. 1086/2019 tittle as Amar singh chouhan & Ors

Grant of Notional increment to those retired on 30th June- Hon’ble Madras High court order dated 15.09.2017 in the case of P.Ayyamperumal

Eligibility of Permanently disable son of a CGHS

Asutosh & Another v/s Commercial Taxes Department (GST) & Others WP. Nos. 17850 & 22730 of 2019 Decided On, 06 January 2020

IMPLEMENTATION OF COURT JUDGEMENTS TO ALL SIMILARLY PLACED.-BHARAT PENSIONERS SAMAJ INCHING TOWARDS SUCCESS. ALL AFFECTED SHOULD APPLY ON THE BASIS OF DOCUMENTS IN THIS POST.

WP_18030_2019_Order_03-Dec-2019_digi

Implementation of the Judgments by all departments of Railways – Circular letter dated 09.09.2019.

CAT Ernakulam order regarding Notional increment

DR from 5th Pay commission to 7th CPC

S C judgement-dimmisal of SLP WP(C)2255/2019 Chief Secy NCT DELHI vs J,D,Gupta

Master Circular on commutation of pension for railway servant

Central Administrative Tribunal Judgement OA 2943/2017 J.D.Gupta vsGovt of NCT of DELHI

High Court of Delhi at New Delhi- Judgement-Chief Secy DELHI- NCR VS J.D.Gupta

Obtaining of Life Certificate by Banks from the doorstep of the pensioners

NEW CGHS RATES FOR 15 INVESTIGATIONS

TDS for Final Year-2019-20

DISCRIMINATORY ACTIONS OF REGIONAL OFFICE TRI THRISSUR

Biometric enabled digital “Jeevan Pramaan” (online life Certificate) for ESIC pensioners.

One notional increment to those retired on 30th June after completion of 365 days

PENSIONERS OWN MEDIA : BHARAT PENSIONER MONTHLY January ISSUE-2020

Extension of validity period of empanelment of already empanelled Health Care Organizations under CGHS.

Prime Minister Speaks in Golden Jubilee celebrations of Delhi High Court

RTI 2005 Guide

Strategic initiative of DOP &PW

Handbook for Retiring Central Government Employees by DoP&PW – Read

Strategic Initiatives of Department of Pension & Pensioners Welfare 2019-2024

General-Budget-2020-NFIRs – proposals

WESTERN RAILWAY HQ , Churchgate

UNIVERSAL IMPLIMENTATION OF COURT JUDGEMENTS ON ATTAINING LEGAL FINALITYhttps://pin.it/qqm7xgpuqv2nfk

Rectification of error about date of applicability for pension crept in DoP&PW’s publication entitled “Know Your Retirement Benefits”

Empanelment of Eye Hospital with ECHS at Gurgaon

Request for correcting the discrimination between post and pre-2016 pensioners in the matter of entitlement to post retirement complimentary Railway passes.

Year End Review 2019- Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions

IN THE HIGH COURT OF DELHI AT NEW DELHI Decided on: 18th December, 2019 W.P.(C) 1523/2016

Review of provisions of FR56 (a)

Appointment for personnel audience

CGHS

HIGH COURT OF DELHI AT NEW DELHI judgement dated 18.12.2019 WP(C) 1523/2016

Request for liberalization of travel entitlement of pre-2016 pensioners

Implementation of policy advocated by the Hon’ble Prime Minister

Updates-09.05.2020

1.BPS monthly News Magazine May 2020 Issue 

2.Rly Board No 2020/H-1/7/3 of 05.05.2020 regarding: Reimbursement of OPD medicines 

5.Inclusion of names of the widowed/ divorced/ unmarried daughter/ parents/ permanently disabled children/dependent disabled siblings (i.e. brothers and sisters) in the PPO: DESW 

6.Guidelines for grant of MACPs benefits in the promotional hierarchy || DOP Order dated 29.04.2020

7.PRESS RELEASE EXTENSION OF LOCKDOWN FOR A FURTHER PERIOD OF TWO WEEKS WITH EFFECT FROM MAY 4, 2020.

8.Exclusion of the lock down period while adhering to the timelines in various administrative and quasi judicial processes.

 

 

Updates 29th April 2020

COVID-19: HC stays Kerala govt order on employees’ salary cut-The Court maintained that employees have a right to their salaries, and that salaries cannot be cut without the permission of the employees. The state government may appeal against the order.

SCR Introduces Door Delivery of Medicines to Employees/Pensioners-Why other Rly Zones can not introduce similar system.

ECHS Order dated 24.04.2020: Reimbursement of Medicines, Special Sanction in view of Covid-19. Veterans need not go to Polyclinics to collect medicines till 31.05.2020. The bills for reimbursement to be submitted by Veterans after 15 June 2020

PRECAUTIONS TO TAKE POST LOCKDOWN

Extension of Validity of CGHS Card in view of the Corona Virus (COVID-19) Infection-

Due to the efforts of BPS Secy fr State Pensioners Sh R L N Ratnam Govt of A.P has restored full Pension to all its pensioners

No move to reduce the retirement age of government employees, nor such a proposal discussed or contemplated at any level in the government: Dr Jitendra Singh

Extension of Revalidation of BSNLMRS Medical Card till 30.06.2020 or till further order, which ever is earlier for BSNL Retired Employees

CGHS has clarified vide OM dated 21.04.2020 that CGHS rate for COVID-19 infection test by empanelled HCOs shall be as per the rate prescribed by Ministry of Health & Family Welfare which shall be treated as CGHS rate 

Protest against freezing of Dearness Allowance to Central Government Employees and Dearness Relief to Central Government Pensioners

Preventive measures to contain the spread of COVID-19- DOPT OM F. No. 11013/9/2014-Estt.A-III

Freezing of Dearness Allowance to Central Government employees and Dearness Relief to Central Government pensioners at current rates till July 2021

Advisory in view of the Corona Virus (COVID-19) Infection- Guidelines to be followed at CGHS Wellness Centres/Units.

Government isn’t reducing pension by 30 percent or terminating it for people above 80, says PIB

Information under RTI Act, 2005 from UTIITSL

EPFO has issued revised instructions to its field offices to facilitate PF members to rectify their date of birth in EPFO records, thus ensuring that their UAN is KYC compliant.

Corrigendum : only the salary, and not the pension and allowances of the MPs, is to be reduced.#CabinetDecisions https://twitter.com/PIB_India/sta

THE SALARY, ALLOWANCES AND PENSION OF MEMBERS OF PARLIAMENT (AMENDMENT) ORDINANCE, 2020. Salary shall be reduced by thirty per cent. for a period of one year commencing from the 1st April, 2020, to meet the exigencies arising out of Corona Virus (COVID-19) pandemic

DA from 01 Apr 2020 i.r.o. Board level/below Board level executives and non-unionised supervisors following IDA scales of pay in CPSEs on 1987 and 1992 basis.

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UPDATES FEBRUARY 2020

Issue of Passes/PTO to Railway Servants in digitized/electronic mode : RBE No.24/2020

A step towards BPS success- 0n 13.09 2019 during the meeting with Member Staff Rly Board Secy Genl BPS along with other issues represented for online issue of Rly passes in digital form

Life Certificate of Pensioners living

Allahabad HC Imposes Cost For Delaying Payment Of Post-Death Dues Of An Employee

Universal implementation of Court judgement to all similarly placed on attaining legal finality-BPS reply to DOPT rep

Central administrative tribunal Bangalore Bench dt : 18.12.2019 Regarding Notional increment

PIB Note

Shortcomings in the medical facilities provided by ESIC to its pensioners/ Family Pensioners

Enhancement of family pension

Counting of service on joining new service in State Government / Central Government / autonomous body for the benefit of gratuity in respect of Central Govt. Employees covered under National Pension System (NPS).

Coverage under Central Civil Services (Pension) Rules 1972, in place of National Pension System, of those Central Government employees whose selection for appointment was finalized before 01.01.2004 but who joined Government service on or after 01.01.2004

Pension Processing for BSNL and MTNL VRS 2019 – SAMPANN and FMS

Retired Employee Association can be registered under Trade Union Act – High Court Madras

Turning Food To Feed -Between the farm and the table lies the rot and a racket

Disciplinary/Appellate/ Revisionary Cases for the Officers/Staff – Railway Master Circular

M/o communication -regarding BSNL

Consolidated instruction on Casual Labour -reg.

HIGH COURT OF M P AT JABALPUR / MEMORANDUM DATED : 25.09.2018

Enhancement of Family pension

CENTRAL Administrative Tribunal Hyderabad Bench dt ” 28.01.20.20

Generating of PPO Number in respect of the pension cases not processing through Pension Module of PFMS

CGHS Wellness Center at Chandrapur (Mah

Shifting from BSR Code to IFSC for identifying the Branch of the Authorised Banks.

Minutes of the meeting with heads of CPPCs of all authorised banks other than SBI.

Regarding generation of PPO Number in respect of the pension cases not processing through Pension Module of PFMS

Extension of judicial decisions in matter of a general nature to all similarly placed

IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUDICATURE AT MADRAS DATED : 04.11.2013 CORAM: THE HONOURABLE MR.JUSTICE S.MANIKUMAR Writ Petition No.28488 of 2013 M.P.No.1 of 2013 M. Murugan … Petitioner Vs. 1. The Co-operative Sub Registrar/Field Officer cum Surcharge Enquiry Officer, Madhanur, Gudiyatham Taluk, Vellore District. Court under Para 14 has explained rem & persona judgements- C.L.Pasupathy v. Engineer in Chief (WRO) reported in 2009 (2) MLJ 491 refered to in Para 14 has attained legal finality

The Honourable Delhi Court rejected the contention of the Respondents(UOI & othrs) therein that the judgment in P. Ayyamperuam had to be treated as one that was in personam and not in rem-BPS writes to DOPT & DOP & PW

Whether the Government is planning to provide “age relaxation” under 10 per cent “economically weaker sections (EWS)” quota? Reply by Govt. in Lok Sabha

Income Tax: Basic exemption limit on the income under the Finance Act, 2019

BPS writes to Secretaries DOPT,DOPPW & DOP regarding Grant of Notional increment to those retired on 30th June with reference to Hon’ble Madras High court order dated 15.09.2017 in the case of P.Ayyamperumal.(Case No W.P.No.15732 of 2017 )

Another favourable Judgement regarding notional increment subsequent to P. Ayyamperumal judgement of Madras High Court Delhi,Madhya Pradesh & Madras High courts have Given favourable judgements. Delhi High The Court rejected the contention of the Respondents (UOI) that the judgment in P. Ayyamperuam had to be treated as one that was in personam and not in rem.DOPT & DOPPW are left with no alternative except to accept BPS demand to implement this judgement to all similarly placed.

In the High Court of Delhi at New Delhi…Gopal Singh Petitioner dated . 23.01.2020 another favourable judgement in case on notional increment

Clarification regarding proposal in the Finance Bill 2020

BPS WINS-Charge Allowance of Rly Officers to be treated as Pay for wkg out notional pay in 7th CPC

information under RTI

BUDGET 2020 tax regime

Income Tax for FY 2020-21 AY 2021-22, Union budget,Go for exemption or not?

Grant of Notional increment to those retired on 30th June- Hon’ble Madras High court order dtd 15.9.017 in the case of P. Ayyamperumal

Question of Law

Public Grievance petition bearing CPGRAMS registration No.PMOPG/2020/0011242 dt : 21.01.2020

W.P.No.28072 of 2019 IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUDICATURE AT MADRAS DATED :23.09.2019 Para 7& 8

THE HIGH COURT OF JUDICATURE AT MADRA dt : 10.12.2019-Retired employees Association can be registered under Trade Union Act

DoPT Order : Non Functional Up-Gradation for Officers of Organized Group ‘A’ Services

UPDATES December 2019

CAT Chandigarh order dated 5.11.2019 in OA 060/434/2019 A.S.Gill?Vs UOI

M/o Communication question Answer

Suggestions for budget 20-21

Obtaining Life Certificate, Income Certificate from Pensioner/Family Pensioner – reg | StaffToday – CG Employee News, Rules, O.M

Budget 2020-21 FM’s pre-budget talks with stake holders

No Pension for Government Employees on Resignation: Supreme Court Order

Pension Benefits Kendriya Vidyalayas Teachers of Bhopal Region

GHS Lucknow, Barielly, Gorakhpur, Agra: Updated List of empanelled Hospitals, Eye Care, Dental & Diagnostic Centres as on November, 2019

OPENING OF NEW CGHS WELLNESS CENTRE AT MURADNAGAR DIST GHAZIABAD (UP)

Pensionary benefits to permanent absorbees : from erstwhile Civil Aviation Department (CAD) / CGCA to National Airport Authority (NAA)/NAI- under CCS Pension rules 1972

It is a settled principal of law that when there are similarly situated persons; Government should on its own grant the same relief to others and should not force similarly situated employees to approach the court

AP Goverment committed to impliment old pension scheme – Minister

Programme of Action,on the accepted Report of Secy Genl and resolution,to be undertaken by the Affiliates,as well as by the Central Office of BPS

RBI Master Circular-Disbursement of Govt pension by Agency Banks

Health policies for the silver years Senior citizen health coverage can be expensive. Before settling on a policy, make sure to consider the details, such as co-payments.

Re-look on RELHS BPS writes to MS Rly Board

Grant of invalid pension in favour of ex-head constable ashok kumar rai (bsf),who suffered 100% disability on duty.

Grant of notional increment and re-fixation of pensionary benefits as per Madras H C orders WP15732/2017 in case of Shri.P.Ayyamperumal- Upheld by Apex court dismissing review petition filed by UOI—reg

Revamping of Central Govt. Health Scheme.

National Pension Adalat

UPDATES NOVEMBER 2019

Representation from government servant on service matters.

INPUTS ON MACP ACP SCHEME CASES

Date of next incremnet under rule 10 of Central Civil Service dt : 28.11.2019

Improvement in reimbursement cases. dated : 08.11.2019

GET UNITED TO RESIST ANY MOVE BY GOVERNMENT TO GAG PENSIONERS VOICE THROUGH CODE OF CONDUCT

C G Employees are suggested through e- mail or public grievance portal- Not Directly

BPS64th AGM at New Jalpaiguri on 22.11.2019 BPS THREE THOUGHTS ( Shri S. Suryanarayanan, Patron, Bharat Pensioners Samaj)

Letter regarding social media

S C judgement

RBA_103_AC-II_2019

Submission of ‘Life certificate’.

Regarding marking of PPO number in the bank passbook of Pensioner/Family Pensioners.

Sharing of order dt : 16.09.2019 of Ho’nble CAT/ Mumbai Bench in OA No. 688/2014 filed by Shri Girish Kumar Sabu

Submission of pension claims in 3 months advance…

Regarding submission of pension claims in 3 months advance before discharge from Records office to PCDA(P), Allahabad.

Emoluments/Average Emoluments for Pensionary Benefits: Railway Board Master Circular

Madras High court judgement

Secretary General’s draft report for the approval of 64th BPS AGM to be held on 22.11.2019 atNew Jalpaiguri (WB)

JUDGEMENTS

bsnl-vrs-scheme-2019-instructions-08-11-2019.

Salary – Back Wages cannot be Claimed for Unauthorised Absence

PENSIONERS OWN MEDIA : BHARAT PENSIONER MONTHLY NOVEMBER ISSUE-2019

DA TABLE : Dearness Allowance & Dearness Relief Table

IFCI Judgement on Appeal

IN THE HIGH COURT OF KERALA AT ERNAKULAM

Subject: Revised terms and condition for the enrolment of retired Government officials willing to be worked as consultant

“OTP Based Refund against Cancelled Ticket or Fully Waitlisted Dropped Ticket Booked by IRCTC Authorised Agents”

Supreme court judgement 9.12.1986 regarding restoration of commutation

Revision of pension/family pension of pre-2006 pensioners in the wake of apex court verdict dt.11.7.2019 in Manipur Pensioners Association vs State of Manipur case No. CA 10857/2016.

: Additional Relief on death/ disability of Govt. servants covered under NPS -identification of beneficiary

Minutes of the 31st SCOVA meeting held under the chairmanship of Honorable MOS(PP) on 05.09.2019, at Vigyan Bhawan Annexe, New Delhi-reg

UPDATES 31.07.2019

ECHS: Procedure to change parent polyclinic online

Option for change from CGHS to RMA or vice versa to the Officers/Staff of Railway services, posted in Railway Board during the tenure in Railway Board or at the time of retirement.

EPFO: Organising Nation-wide Pension Adalat on 23rd August, 2019

Delay in handing over of ECHS Smart Card to ECHS Beneficiaries

Revision of Pension of pre-2016 pensioners after implementation of seventh Central Pay Commission’s recommendations- anomaly in determining notional pay

VOLUNTARY RETIREMENT FOR NPS EMPLOYEES

Revised pass facilities to the Railway Servants who are “Persons with Disabilities”

Agenda relating to pensioners issues. BPS WRITES TO GENL SECY. AIRF

MoD Clarification on Dual Family Pension i.e. Ordinary Family Pension (OFP) from Military Side, Special Family Pension (SFP)/ Liberalised Family Pension (LFP) for re-employed Military service – reg

Grant of up-graded pay scale to Assistant Director(OL), Sr. Hindi Translator and Jr. Hindi Translator

Specialists to meet requirement of Cardiac patients

CGHS Wellness centres – LS question

Dignity and Security of women workers

Submission of Life Certificate

CGPA Meghaya , Shillong

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE

Reaching a Billion Plus by Dr Rajiv Jain

SBI launched a Website for pensioners

Privatization in Railway Defence, Ban on recruitment/creation of posts etc.: Action Taken Report of Standing Committee Meeting

Demand of High Level Committee for 7th CPC Minimum Pay and Fitment Factor discussed: Minutes of the Standing Committee Meeting held on 07.03.2019 under the Chairmanship of Secretary (Personnel)

MACP on Promotional Hierarchy, Fixation of pay of re-employed Ex-servicemen, Option for 7th CPC pay fixation after 25.07.2016 etc.: Action Taken Report of Standing Committee Meeting

UMID Portal for replacement of exiting RELHS cards of Rly beneficiaries is not robust and reliable for digitalization of over 15 lac Rly Pensioner-Says Sr DPO N.Rly Delhi Division : Listen to conversation

Conversation between Editor BPS CMS N Rly New Delhi regarding CTSE card-Listen to conversation

Scheme for providing immediate relief to the families of Railway Servants who die while in service

CGHS: Dispensaries, In-patient treatment, Subscription revision, Ward entitlement, Life time facility to dependent daughter, retired BSNL employees etc: Standing Committee meeting discussion

Revision of DLIS, CPSE Absorbee Pension Revision, Ex-gratia to CPF/SRPF Retirees, unmarried/ widow/divorcee sister for family pension etc: Standing Committee Meeting Discussion

Personal visit Sh. C S Rayulu, Secy Defence BPS

Compassionate Ground appointment in Railway: 5 years time to complete higher education for higher post – RBE No. 100 /2019

Retention of Government Accommodation after retirement till the lifetime in cases related to medical and education of children?

7th Pay Commission Pension Revision Option 1 & MACP w.e.f. 01.01.2006 – NCCPA Circular on Court Cases

Grant of Dearness Relief in the 5th CPC series effective from 01.01.2019 to CPF beneficiaries in receipt of ex-gratia payment-reg

Additional of name of divorxce daughter Smt. K Venkata Lakshmi, D/o K Apparao retired from Naval Dockyard, Vishkhapatnam n June-2008

All about medical facilities to Rly beneficiaries

DOE’s RTI reply in connection with notional pay basis pension revision of pre 2006 Rly running staff pensioners

Glitches in UMID portal https://umid.digitalir.in

Clarification regarding Consultation from Specialists at CGHS empanelled hospitals in respect of CGHS beneficiaries aged 75 years and above

Rly Board order regarding: Revision of pension w.e.f. 1.1.2006 of Pre-2006 pensioners who retired from the 5th CPC scale of Rs. 6500-10500 or equivalent pay scale in the earlier Pay Commission periods.

Rajya sabha question /Answers Q No197 starred

Lok Sabha Question- Answer

Health Insurance Scheme for CGHS Beneficiaries

MACP Is Entitled From The Date Of Completion Of 10/20/30 Years And Not From 01.09.2008

CAT Ernakulam -Non avaibilty of records No excuse

S C JUDGEMENT 11.7.2019 homogeneous class of pensioners can not be divided on the basis of date of retirement.

Pensioners own media : – BHARAT PENSIONERS JULY MONTH ISSUE – 2019

Revision of pension w.e.f. 1.1.2006 of Pre-2006 pensioners who retired from the 5th CPC scale of Rs. 6500-10500 or equivalent pay scale in the earlier Pay Commission periods.

CTSE for retd rly medical beneficiaries-reg

Minutes of the 47th Meeting of the National Council (JCM) held on 13th April, 2019 in Conference Hall, Rail Bhavan, New Delhi

Setting up of NPS oversight mechanism.

Charge allowance

Thousands of CTSE smart card holder cheated by Railway’s Health Directorate.BPS demands immediate action from CRB

Recognition of CGHS empaneled hospitals by Railway

Highlights of Union Budget 2019

Lok Sabha question 142 (unstarred) Reg CGHS/RSBY

Reference from Bharat Pensioners’ Samaj regarding to review the provisions of FR (a) reg

Death on duty of Late A P Bharve on 28th Sept 2018

UPDATES JUNE – 30-06.2019

Revision of pension family pension of pre 2016 Loco inspector

National Pension System (NPS): Increase in mandatory contribution by Central Government from 10% to 14%

Procedure for recording date of birth on entering Railway service and its alteration – Master Circular.

Revision of pension and family pension in favour of the pensioners who were receipt of compulsory retirement pension and compassionate allowance: Agenda Item 47th NC(JCM) Meeting

DoPT Order: Minutes of the 47th Meeting of National Council (JCM) held on 13th April, 2019.

Shortage of Doctors in the CGHS Dispensaries, details of engagement of retired doctors

Central Government Health Scheme (CGHS) and Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY)

UKM Order

CGHS

Delhi High Court on 1.5.2019 in WP (C) No. 3549/2018 (Sunil Kumar Tyagi, BSF Vs UOI) held that MACP is entitled from the date of completion of 10/20/30 years and NOT from 1.9.2008

S C Judgement Reg : Reimbursement of medical expenditure

Fixing of CGHS rates applicable to the treatment and diagnostic procedure: Agenda Item 47th NC (JCM) Meeting

7th CPC Fitment Formula, Reoption beyond 25.07.2016, MACP Benchmark, Withdrawal of NPS etc: Issues highlighted in 47th NC JCM Meeting

Grant of compassionate appointment to spouse/ward/dependent of deceased trainee employees

Procedure for recording date of birth on entering Railway service and its alteration – Railway Order

Grant of compassionate appointment to spouse/ward/dependent of deceased trainee employees: Railway Board Order RBE 90/2019

Pass facility to non-Railway Servants

Subject : FR 56 (a)

Declaration Form for pass, PTO & Complimentary Pass to be submitted by all Railway Employees & Pensioners every year

Procedure for filing e­TDS/TCS statement online through e-filing portal: CBDT Latest Notification No. 10/2019

ECHS Facilities to World War-II/ SSCOs/ ECOs and Pre-Mature Retirees and their Spouse: One Time Contribution and entitlement of ward

Information sought under RTI Act 2005

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AS PROOF OF INCOME TO CHECK ELIGIBILITY OF DEPENDANTS FOR ECHS MEMBERSHIP

NPS : Introduction of choice of Pension Funds and Investment Pattern in Tier-I for Central Govt subscribers

SC Ruling To Make Adverse Possession Tougher

Post-operative Follow up treatment from CGHS empanelled hopsitals under CGHS in respect of critically ill CGHS beneficiaries 2 copy

EPS 95 Pension Latest News: Delhi High Court judgment for employees of exempted organisations Courtesy Financial Express 28.5.19

Pay element in Rly running allowance in Raylway services (Revised( Pay rules 2016 and revised rates of kilometrage allowance and allowance in liue of Kilometrage allowance

UPDATES MAY 28

Minstry of Finance department of Revenue invitesviews and suggestions from in repect of both direct and indirect taxes.

BPS writes to Secy,M/O Finance Department of Revenue- (1) Pension of ex-Govt employees to be net of Income Tax (2) Rate of interest on Sr Citzens deposits in Post offices and Banks (3) Expansion of scope of Section 80D

Notional Increment for pensionary benefits on 1st July on retirement on superannuation wef 30th June is not allowed – CAT Madras Bench Order dated 13.03.2019

ECHS: Provision for white card in online smart card application for special sanction disability cases & issue of online temporary slip

Provision for applying of White Card in Online : ECHS

Jurisdiction of Siliguri and Jalpaiguri CGHS Wellness Centre : CGHS OM

Pension of ex-Govt employees to be net of Income Tax

Death & Retirement Gratuity and provisional family pension will not be payable to NPS subscriber with effect from 30.04.2019: KVS Order dated 16.05.2019

Scheme for compassionate appointment- Relative merit point & revised procedure for selection – Proforma Part A, Part B & Part C [As per recommendation of DoPT]

ESIC Pensioners Medical Scheme 2006 : Early settlement of all pending medical reimbursement bill

Banking Ombudsman Scheme, 2006 (Updated as on July 14, 2017)

Attention of Pensioners

Daughter’s right to Father’s property

Glitches in UMID

Indifferent & harassing attitude of SBI CPPC Chandni Chowk Delhi

Provision-of-mobile-facility-to-retired-bsnl-employees dt : 09.05.2019

Invitation of nomination for Padma Awards dt : 10.05.2019

7th CPC Pensionary Benefit w.e.f. 01.01.2016 for person retired on superannuation w.e.f. 31.12.2015: CAT Principal Bench, New Delhi Order

One Rank One Pension: Daily Order of the Supreme Court dated 01 May 2019

Medical Identity Card – uniformity and renewal dt 08.06.2018

Revision of Pension/family pension of running staffs who retired prior to 2016. dt : 02.2019

Higher pension outgo: EPFO planning to move apex court

ECHS Smart Card: Documents required as proof of income to check eligibility of dependents

CGHS to retired KVS employees: Guidelines reg. rate of monthly and yearly subscription

Marking of PPO number in the Bank Passbook of Pensioners/Family Pensioners: CPAO’s instructions

Information under RTI 2005

Grant of notional increment on 1st July on completion of 12 months of service after retirement: Haryana Govt. seeks clarification from DoPT

NON ACTIVATION OF FINGER PRINTS IN BIOMETRIC SYSTEM

Opening of CGHS Wellness Centre (Allopathic) at Dbanbad

Termination of the LARSGESS Scheme in view of directions of Hon’ble High Court of Punjab and Haryana and the orders of Hon’ble Supreme Court of India in SLP no.508/2018 dated 08.01.2018 dt : 05.03.2019

UPDATES – APRIL 20

ECHS Membership and Entitlement : One Time Contribution of Ward in empanelled Hospitals/ Medical facilities in r/o World War II Veterans, ECOs SSCOs & Pre-Mature Retirees

Compensation for non deposit or delayed deposite of contribution under NPS

Implementation of ‘One Rank One Pension’ to all Pre-01.06.1953 Defence pensioners and their families: PCDA Circular No. 622

Premature closure of RD/TD/MIS and others scheme may be allowed only if depositors are personally present

Income Tax Rules For New Financial Year: Key Points

High Court Order transferring NPS Subscription into GPF account

REVISION OF PENSION SHRI NARESH CHANDER SHARMA AE CIVIL PPO NO:403200403325 dt : 12.04.2019

RELHS- Need for relook with Emphgeriatric Care dt : 17.04.2019

Amendment to the definition of family for the purpose of family pension dt : 20.04.2019

Employee/Pensioners User Manual for Unique Medical ID Card- UMID

Secunderabad Sh V K Yadav CRB launches digital initiatives on I Rly “Kaizala” Mob Chat App to provide e health care service fr Employeeks of I Rly.

Why universal health coverage is universally, and urgently, essential

Need for Rly Board officers/officials to deal sympathetically with the visiting office bearers of identified pensioners associations of DOP&PW (whose list is available at www.pensionersportal.gov.in ) and to extend necessary cooperation in the matter of redressal of pensioners’ grievances.

Healthcare of elderly under RELHS

RBE-No.41-of-2019-Reckoning-of-pay-element-for-revision-of-pension-of-pre-2016-retired-Loco Inspector

Extension of CGHS facilities to the retired employees of Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) – matter regarding.

Grant of Dearness Relief in the 5th CPC series effective from 01.01.2019 to CPF beneficiaries in receipt of ex-gratia payment-reg

Let’s take a quick look at the key changes in the Interim Budget 2019 from a personal tax perspective, which will be effective from 1 April 2019.

Grant of Dearness Relief in the 5th CPC series effective from 01.01.2019 to CPF beneficiaries in receipt of ex-gratia payment-reg

Supreme court clears the path for EPS95 pension to rise