Appoint nodal officers to help deceased govt staff’s kin get entitlements quickly: Centre to depts

New Delhi, Jun 5 (PTI): The Centre has asked all its departments to appoint nodal officers who would coordinate with the family members of a deceased government employee to assist in paperwork and facilitate expeditious disbursement of entitlements. In a letter, Department of Pension and Pensioners’ Welfare Secretary Indevar Pandey said that details of the… Continue reading Appoint nodal officers to help deceased govt staff’s kin get entitlements quickly: Centre to depts

TN announces 4 per cent hike in DA for govt employees

Chennai: The Tamil Nadu government today announced a four per cent hike in the dearness allowance (DA) that would benefit nearly 18 lakh government employees and pensioners costing the exchequer Rs 986.77 crore per year. The hike was being announced in line with the revision of DA for Central government employees with effect from January… Continue reading TN announces 4 per cent hike in DA for govt employees

Consult with Personnel Ministry before taking policy decision on pension: Centre to depts

New Delhi: All central government departments have been asked to consult with Personnel Ministry before taking any policy decision on pension related matters. The move comes after it was noticed that in some cases where the courts have passed orders against Government of India, the administrative ministry has not consulted the Department of Pension and… Continue reading Consult with Personnel Ministry before taking policy decision on pension: Centre to depts