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Payment of additional pension to the Food Transferee IDA pensioners of Food Corporation of India on attaining the age of 80 years and above

CPAO/CO-ORI)/ Grievance (31) /2014-15/ 99
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
DEPARTMENT OF EXPENDITURE
CENTRAL PENSION ACCOUNTING OFFICE
TRIKOOT-II, BHIKAJI CAMA PLACE,
NEW DELHI-110066

Dated: 15/09/2014

OFFICE MEMORANDUM

SUB: Payment of additional pension to the Food Transferee IDA pensioners of Food Corporation of India on attaining the age of 80 years and above.

Please find enclosed herewith letter No.38011/1/2012-FC.3 dated 27.08.2014 received from the Deputy Secretary, M/o Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution on the subject above for further necessary action at your end.


End: As Above

Sd/-
(D. K. Saini)
Sr. Accounts Officer



F.No.38011/1/2012/-FC.3
Government of India
Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and public Distribution
Department of Food and public Distribution

Krish Bhawan, New Delhi
Dated the 27th August, 2014


Sub:- Payment of additional pension to the Food transferee IDA pensioners of Food Corporation of India on attaining the age of 80 years and above.

Sir,
In continuation to this Department’s letter No. 38020/1/2009-FC-3 dated 25th  October, 2010 regarding revision of pension of food transferees of Food Corporation of India retiring on IDA scales of pay and governed by the-retirement benefits as admissible to the Central Govt. Employees and those who retired Post December, 1988 and Pre January 2007 retired Category I & II and Post July 1987 and Pre January 2007 retired Category III & IV employees (Food transferees) of the Food Corporation of India on the IDA scales of pay consequent upon revision of the scales of pay by w.e.f. 01.01.2007, are entitled for additional quantum of pension on attaining the age of 80 years and above as per the guidelines issued by Department of Pension and Pensioner’s Welfare vide O.M. No. 38/37/08-P&PW (A) dated 1.9.2008 and 2.9.2008. The quantum of pension/ family pension available to the old pensioners/family pensioners shall be increased as follows:

Age of pensioner
Additional quantum f pension
From 80 years to less than 85 years
20% of basic pension
From 85 years to less than 90 years
30% of basic pension
From 90 years to less than 95 years
40% of basic pension
From 95 years to less than 100 years
50% of basic pension
100 years or more
100 % of basic pension

2. The Pension Sanctioning Authorities should ensure that the date of birth and the age of a family pensioner is invariably indicated in the Form 3 (regarding details of family) and the pension payment order to facilitate payment of additional pension by the Pension Disbursing Authority as soon as it become due. The amount of additional family pension should be shown distinctly in the pension payment order. For example, in case where a pensioner is more than 80 years of age and his pension is Rs.10,000 p.m., the pension will be shown as (i) Basic pension = Rs. 10,000 and (ii) Additional pension = 2,000 p.m.

                                                The additional quantum of pension/family pension on attaining the age of 80 years and above, would be admissible from the 1s* day of the month to which his date of birth falls. Dearness Relief will also be admissible on the additional quantum of pension available to the old pensioners in accordance with the orders issued from time to time.
                                                 
                                                This issues with the approval of Integrated Finance Wing of Department of Food & Public Distribution.

                                                 
Yours faithfully,
(K.K. Guite)
Deputy Secretary (Py – II  & FC-III)

Source: http://cpao.nic.in/pdf/cpao_co-ord_griev_2014-15_99.pdf



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