Thursday, May 19, 2016
BENEFIT TO SPECIAL AND LIBERALISED FAMILY PENSIONERS
BENEFIT OF CDA CIR 547 TO SPECIAL AND LIBERALISED FAMILY PENSIONERS.
Ordinary Family pensioners were paid arrears as per CDA circular 547 with effect from 1-1-2006 to 24-9-2012..
Now, the Special and Liberalised Family pensioners are also eligible for the same benefit from 1-1-2006 to 24-9-2012- On the basis of Minimum fitment Tables.
Reference: Dept of ESM Welfare-
GOI-MOD Letter No: 16(01)/2014/D(Pen/Pol) dated 18-5-2016.
For Example: FOR SPECIAL FAMILY PENSIONERS.
For a Rank of Sepoy- Group-X
Minimum Rate of Special Family pension was- 7000- which was enhanced to 7344 as per CDA cir 503 with effect from 24-9-2012.
Now the same benefit is given from 1-1-2006.
Thus a difference of 7344-7000=344 and an arrears from 1-1-2006 to 23-9-2012.
Arrears works out to be : 344 X 103.65=35656/-
For Sepoy to Havildars OF Group Y and Z there is no benefit up to 7 yrs of service
FOR LIBERALISED FAMILY PENSIONERS:
Example: Sepoy- say- Group- Y
The Minimum LFP was enhanced from 9200 to 10250 as per CDA cir 503 with effect from 24-9-2012.
Now the same benefit is given from 1-1-2006, thus a difference -10250-9200=1050
This difference per month will be payable from 1-1-2006 to 23-9-2012,
Arrears works out to be: 1050 X 103.65= 108833/.
Like wise, for Navy and Air Force,
The affected Family pensioners may approach their Banks for getting the benefit.
Dear veteran brothers, please help such widows in your arrears to get the benefits.