Scheme for compassionate benefit for the family members of a Tripura Government employee
Government of Tripura
Finance Department (Pension Cell)
Dated, Agartala, the 4th Aug, 2020
Subject: – Scheme for compassionate benefit for the family members of a Government employee affected on or after attaining the age of 50 years – Guidelines on calculation of ‘Special Pension’ – Clarification thereof.
The undersigned is directed to say that the GA (P&T) Department vide its Notification No.F.1(1)- GA (P&T) /18 dated 2nd March, 2019, has extended benefits for the family members of deceased Government employees who died on or after the age of 50, but before attaining the age of superannuation, by providing the family a special financial benefit termed as’ Special Pension’.
2. Accordingly, Finance Department vide Memo No.F.8(3)-FIN(G)/2019/1493-1693 dated 24th March, 2020 has issued a guideline regarding the ‘ Special Pension’ wherein the procedure of sanctioning ‘Special Pension’ has been clearly mentioned.. But, some departments are forwarding files relating to ‘Special Pension’ to Finance Department for approval.
3. The matter has been examined in Finance Department. After careful examination of the matter the authority has been pleased to direct that the administrative department is competent to settle the eligible cases of Special Pension at their own level, without referring each and every case to Finance Department.
Government of Tripura.