The Government of India’s Central Public Works Department has issued an Office Memorandum (OM) dated 20 March 2023 regarding the coverage under the Central Civil Services (Pension) Rules of Central Government employees who were recruited before 22 December 2003. The OM encloses a copy of the Department of Pension and Pensioner’s Welfare OM No.57/05/2021-P&PW(B) dated 03/03/23 on the subject and requests all eligible and willing Officers (SE & above) to submit their option, if they desire, before the due date through their controlling officers. The controlling officers are also requested to forward options received with certified copies of certain information/documents.
Replacing National Pension System with Central Civil Services (Pension) Rules for select Central Government Employees
Government of India
Central Public Works Department
Nirman Bhawan, New Delhi
Dated: 20 March, 2023
Subject: Coverage under Central Civil Services (Pension) Rules, in place of National Pension System, of those Central Government Employees who were recruited against the posts/ vacancies advertised/notified for recruitment, on or before 22/12/2003.
The undersigned is directed to enclose a copy of Department of Pension and Pensioner’s Welfare, OM No.57/05/2021-P&PW(B) dated 03/03/23 on the subject mentioned above and to request all the eligible/willing Officers (SE & above) to submit their option, if they desire, before due date through their controlling officers.
2) All respective controlling officers are requested to forward options received with certified copies of following information/documents:-
- Date of notification of examination
- Date of examination held
- Date of interview
- Date of final result
- Vacancy year against which appointment has been done.
- Offer of appointment letter.
- Period of extension requested for joining, if any.
- Date of appointment of officer
Assistant Administrative Officer
Childless widow is allowed to get family pension even after re- marriage.
Is she also allowed if she had a child from her second husband..