Employees covered under NPS may now opt to get their past services count for the purpose of pension.
MINISTRY OF PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES AND PENSIONS
D/o Pension & Pensioners’ Welfare
NPS (National Pension System)
DOPPW OM dated 11.06.2020,
- For those left out employees who joined Central Government/Central Autonomous bodies under NPS between 1.1.2004 to 28.10.2009, after submitting technical resignation from Central Government/Central Autonomous Body/State Government/State Autonomous Body and who fulfil the conditions for counting of past service in terms of this Department’s O.M. dated 28.10.2009.
- They have been given an option for induction in old pension scheme and to get their past service rendered in the Central/State Government, /Central/State Autonomous Body counted for the purpose of pensionary benefits on their final retirement from the Central Government/ Central Autonomous Body.
- VRS tendered would also be treated as Technical resignation for this purpose.
- One time Option would be exercised by eligible employees within three months of issue of this OM for counting of their past service under CCS (Pension) Rules,1972.
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