Rly Running staff-Revision of pension of pre 2016 retired running staff-On BPS representation Rly Board sought advice of DOP & PW but now not providing further information on the subject sought by DOP &PW. BPS files RTI request

Ex-public sector employees ‘irked’ over pension body keeping SC order in abeyance-Courtesy Indian express 30.7.18

Enhancement of gratuity and all retiral benefits BPS representation dt : 11.01.18- DOPPW says there is a stay order against AP high court judgement in WP26506/2012

Raising concern over harassment of old parents by their children Delhi High Court fines man Rs 1 lakh for harassing elderly mother

Harassment to elderly pensioners by Banks

Delay in generation of revised PPOs of Pre 2016 retirees. DRM C,Rly Bhusaval replies to S C Maheshwari Secy Genl BPS

Provide door-step services to all seniors 70 and above – RBI directive to Banks

Changes in CTSE Smart Card to Rly Pensioners for cashless treatment in medical emergencies-Rly Board replies to S C Maheshwari Secy Genl BPS

RTI reply regarding computation of commutation to those retire last day of the month

CTSE-Need for Change in approach to make the scheme user friendly

Grant of Dearness Relief to Central Government pensioners / family pensioners Revised rate effective from 01.01.2016.

Working of PG portal dt : 24.07.2018


Applicability of central service pension rule 1972 (CCS pension rules)1972 dt : 13.07.2018

Delay in payment of pension to Defence Pensioners/Family Pensioners by the Pension Disbursing Agencies

CGHS Orders – Reimbursement of cost of Neuro-implants for CGHS/CS(MA) beneficiaries

Delay in payment of pension to Defence Pensioners/Family Pensioners by the Pension Disbursing Agencies

Secy. Genl. at Chennai 0n 20.7.2018

DOPW in process to streamline pension Rules /orders/circulars.notifications in view of Supreme Court Khicdi remark

Review of extension of without voucher facility to retired employees

Reserve Bank of Iindia RBI/2018-19/14DBR.AML.BC.No.210/14.01.001/2018-19July 12, 2018

Payment of Gratuity to the employees of CPSEs-Clarification

Consultation fee for medical aid to Rly passengers

Revoking suspension of empanelment of BLK super speciality hospital

Elders and bitters: The Joneses are child’s play. Try keeping up with grandkids


CGHS to married disabled SON

Revision of Annual ceiling for reimbursement of outdoor treatment

Extension of benefit of upgraded scales to Pre 2006 retirees and implement MACP wef 1,1,2006-BPS writes to Secy Pension

Health Insurance Scheme for pensioners including those residing in Non CGHS area-BPS writes to FM & Secy DOE

BPS Secretary for Rly Pensioners writes to DRM Katihar reg. Spl Pension Adalat on 16.7.2018

Notification of Nodal Officer of Private Health Care Organizations (HCOs) empanelled under CGHS Delhi & NCR.

Inordinate delay of over 23yrs to sanction Family Pension to legitimate widow of late employee-BPS writes to Director (PP) DOPPW

CSTE-Need for Change in approach to make scheme user friendly-BPS writes to MS Rly Board

Board level and below Board level posts including non-unionised supervisors in Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs)- Revision of scales of pay w.e.f. 01.01.2007 – Payment of IDA at revised rates-regarding.

*A very important judgement which will affect all of us: forwarding-social-media-posts-equal-to-endorsing-it-madras-hc-denies-anticipatory-bail

Grant of family pension to widowed/Divorced/un-married daughters Smt. Jivuben N Makwana-request from Bharat Pensioners’ Samaj to circulate simplified consolidated time bound procedure-reg.


Revision of criteria for Diet charges for patients admitted in Rly hospitals

In response to BPS representation RBI issues following Circular

Removal of age limit of 25yrsof medical facilities

EPFO nod likely soon fr minimum Rs 2000 EPS Pension

Removal of age limit of 25 years of medical facilities for dependent children of serving/retired Rly employees

Restoration of full pension to absorbee defence pensioners

CPAO : Acceptance of Digital Signatures

Implementation of 7th CPC – CPAO meeting with Banks = Minutes

Clarification regarding admissibility of DA on Transport Allowance at pre-revised rates from 01.07.2016 @132% and from 01.01.2017 @ 136%: Noting of DoE 21/5/2017-E-II(B) Pt.

Procurement of Generic Medicines under CGHS through M/s HLL. – CGHS Orders

Running allowance of running staff should be taken into account for working out Notional pay of Pre 2016 running staff retirees

Clarification regarding admissibility of DA on Transport Allowance at pre-revised rates from 01.07.2016 @132% and from 01.01.2017 @ 136%: Noting of DoE 21/5/2017-E-II(B) Pt.

Implementation of 7th CPC – CPAO meeting with Banks = Minutes

CPAO : Acceptance of Digital Signatures


Excllent Verdict: Babysitting not a duty for grandparents: Mumbai Judge:   Parents ought to steer away from a presumption that grandparents are meant to be babysitters, a family court has said, adding that grandchildren should not become their burden in old age. “It is the primary duty of the parents and not the grandparents to take care of their infant children. Grandparents may be there to suppo

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7th CPC: Revised entitlement of wards in Railway empanelled Hospital for Railway Medical beneficiaries – Railway Board Order
Pension Procedure Latest updates PENSION PROCEDURE
Invitation of nominations for National Awards for Senior Citizens (Vayoshreshtha Samman) 2018 to eminent senior citizens and institutions for distinguished service for the cause of elderly persons – reg
Non-acceptance of Nomination Form for Life Time Arrear(LTA)
Non-issue of Pension slip by banks.
Recovery of excess payment made to pensioners.
Modicare to offer 20% lower rates than CGHS rates
Relaxation of Rules fr consideration of reimbursement in excess of approved rates pertaining to medical claims
Non acceptance of nomination Form for Life Time Arrests
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Railway pensioners ‘outlive’ those from defence, civil services: Official

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Where the elderly are vulnerable to abuse

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Comprehensive procedure, guidelines and check list for empanelment of private hospitals – Railway Order

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The recently-notified Finance Act 2018, which is applicable from 1st April 2018, has done away with exemption for transport allowance and medical reimbursement for salaried employees. How will you get impacted now? By: Sanjeev Sinha May 18, 2018  11:27
The Illness Within-Courtesy Indian Express 14.05.2018
Eligibility of permanently disabled unmarried son of a CGHS beneficiary to avail CGHS facility
Gujarat launches new healthcare project for Elderly
S C Ruling- wont allow arrest of innocent even if Parliament makes a law
Delhi High Court Ram Phal vs Union Of India & Ors. on 3 August, 2016

Ramphal vs uoi Delhi high court

Timelines for settlement of MRC of Pensioner CGHS beneficiaries


information under RTI Act, 2005.

New tax code
Survey finds senior citizens’ living facilities substandard
E-Pension Payment Order: New Step in the Right Direction
New direct tax code
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Abusing or abandoning parents may result 6 months in jail- TOI 13.5.018
Provisional pension
Railway – Cases of promotion taking place in the pre-revised pay structure between 01-01-2006 and the date of notification of RS(RP)Rules,2008
Revision of Provisional pension sanctioned under Rule 69 of the CCS (Pension) Rules, 1972.

PENSIONERS OWN MEDIA-‘BHARAT PENSIONER’ BPS monthly publication May 2018 issue


Centre must finalise litigation policy


SC judgement 17.3.2018

Don’t Force Govt Employees To Approach Court Claiming Gratuity: SC Tells State


Agony of widows and widowers
Fixed Medical Allowance to Pensioners residing within the limits of a CGHS covered cities – Grant of Fixed Medical Allowance to CG Civil Pensioners residing in areas not covered under CGHS

Grant of Fixed Medical Allowance.

Deficiency in providing of services by banks to sick pensioners/family pensioner.
Air Travel entitlements for journeys on tour or training – revision of instructions reg.
Medical Treatment facilities to Central Government Employees and Pensioners dt : 23.04.2018
Fixation of pay in the merged Pay Scale of Rs. 5000-8000 and Rs. 5500-9000 with Rs. 6500-10500 (5th CPC) in 6th CPC Pay Band-2 + Grade Pay Rs. 4200/. dt : 23.04.20
IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUDICATURE AT MADRAS DATED :16.08.2017 Regarding notional increment to those who completed full one year at the time of retirement.
Government of Tamil Nadu Finance (pay cell) department dt : 25.04.18 Grant of increment notionally

Incorrect fixation of 6th CPC pension as on 1.1.06 in case of HB LALL retired Section Officer Postal and Telecommunication Audit Kapurthala (Punjab) considering him to be in lower scale of Rs5500-9000 instead of Rs 6500-10500


Undue delay in the implementation of orders contained in OM dated 6.4.2016 in respect of pre-2006 pensioners of Coffee Board and also extension of 7thCPC benefits to the pensioners of Coffee Board and other Boards under the administrative control of Department of Commerce
THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CIVIL ORIGINAL JURISDICTION WRIT PETITION (CIVIL) NO. 694 OF 2015 Shiva Kant Jha…. Petitioner(s)Versus Union of India …. Respondent(s) JUDGMENT


Payment of dearness relief to re-employed pensioners and employed family pensioners: Clarification thereof. dt : 12.04.2018
Digital civil registration is one powerful way of enabling every child to potentially have a unique medical record that follows them through life

CGHS Wellness Centre Visakhapatnam

Revision of Pension of pre 2016 Pensioners dt : 18.04.2018
Lakhs of PPOs pending with banks for payment for over 6 mnths
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Ayushaman Bharat
“The Apex court slams ‘inhuman’ govt decisionThe Times of India (New Delhi edition)14 Apr 2018
Can Ayushman Bharat make for a healthier India? APRIL 13, 2018 00:02 IS

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No fetters could be placed on th rights of a govt. employees during his life life time to get the best medical treatment.

Health care

Demarcation of coverage area under CGHS Wellness Centre
Demarcation of coverage area under CGHS Wellness Centre

Furnishing three copies of joint photographs (or separate photographs) with wife or husband by the Pensioner to Head of Office while filling up/uploading the pension forms pension forms-regd.

Dr Jitendra Singh launches online dashboard to monitor public grievances on real time basis
Majedar video
Standard Deduction Applicable for Pensioners – Clarification
Need to avoid the nomenclature “Dalit” for the members belonging to Scheduled Castes – Department of Social Justice and Empowerment
Extension of CGHS facilities to all retired employees of Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan residing in Delhi/NCR
PENSIONERS OWN MEDIA-‘BHARAT PENSIONER’ BPS monthly publication April 2018 issue
Extension of CGHS facilies to all retired employees of Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan residing in Dlhi/NCR-reg.dt.20.03.18
Revision of pension of pre 2016 pensioners
Pass from longer route- Rly Board clarification
Lok Sabha question regarding CGHS
CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CIVIL APPEAL NO. 3173 OF 2018 (Arising out of S.L.P.(CIVIL) No. 5456 OF 2018-Pension law in India Khichdi
BPS customer care cell
Railways to improve Madical Facilities in Railway Health Units & Hospitals
Aplointment on compassionate grounds
Special facilities provided to elderly and disabled by the Banks
Pension laws in India a khichdi
Attention Railway pensioners: Sarai Pass -Implementation of online receipt of pass application for availing PRC/ widow pass
Sharing of orders dated 30.01.2018 of Honorable supreme court dt : 22.03.2018
DR orders fr pensioners/FAMILY PENSIONERS dt : 22.03.2018
Salary/Pension of central civil employees
23YRS GONE . Indian Railway fail to sanction family pension to the legitimate widow of an employee died in harness in 1995 BPS seek enquiry by Central Vigilance Commission(CVC)
Grant of family pension to Widowed/Divorced /un married daughters Ref : No GJT/DOT-Cell/15/3/Q478 dated 12.02 of Account officer (Pension) office of GOI-DOT Controller of communication Accounts (Copy attached ) Regarding Sanction of family pension to widowed daughter SmtJivubn N Makwana.


30th Meeting of SCOVA

Exemption of Railway Employees appointed on or after 01.01.2004 from the purview of National Pension System (NPS) is not feasible – FM
Minimum educational qualification for recruitment from open market in Level -1 of the pay matrix of 7th CPC in CEN No.02/2018 issued by RRB (RBE No. 31/2018)
Inclusion of accidental death/injury due to natural calamities while performing in operational duties/movements during deployment on Line of Actual Control (LAC) in MoD letter dated 3rd February 2011
7th CPC Dearness Allowance from Jan-2018: Cabinet approves 2% DA to CGE
Amendment of instructions regarding dearness relief to re-employed pensioners consequent on revision of ignorable part of pension for fixation of pay in the re- employment post-reg
Delinking of qualifying service of 33 years for revised pension : PCDA (Pension) Circular No. 597
7th CPC Risk Allowance: Railway Board Order – List of categories/staff engaged in the following jobs
7th CPC DoPT OM – Extending the scope of definition of Anomaly – Pay Matrix Anomaly, Allowances Anomaly etc.
Govt is not in mood to increase 7th CPC Minimum Pay & Fitment Factor
Dearness Allowance from Jan 2018 @ 7%: Finance Ministry’s Order
Grant of Dearness Allowance to Central Government Employees – Revised Rates effective from 1.1.2018
7th Pay Commission – Hangs Fire Even As Dearness Allowance (DA) Has Been Hiked
7th Pay Commission: From Protest Before Parliament To Salary Hike
Implementation of Government’s decision on the recommendations of 7th CPC – Revision of pension of pre – 2016 Pensioners / Family Pensioners,etc.- reg.

7th CPC Rly

Deduction of Income Tax at the time of making payment.

income tax on pension

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Pension is described in section 60 of the CPC and section 11 of the Pension Act as a periodical allowance or stipend granted on account of past service, particular merits etc. There are three important features of ‘pension’. Firstly, pension is a compensation for past service. Secondly, it owes its origin to a past employer-employee or master-servant relationship. Thirdly, it is paid on the basis


Passive euthanasia allowed: Read full text of Supreme Court judgment recognising right to die with dignity India FP Staff Mar 09, 2018 16:08:34 IST


BHARAT PENSIONER’ BPS monthly publication MARCH 2018 issue


Information about Pony tail Palm


Normal rate of Ordinary and Enhanced Family Pension Revised – PCDA Circular 597


Amendment of instructions regarding dearness relief to re-employed pensnioners consequent on revision of ignorable part of pension for fixation of pay in the re­ employment post-reg


Partial Withdrawal under NPS


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