Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances, and Pensions
Department of Pension and Pensioner’s Welfare
3rd Floor, Lok Nayak Bhavan
Khan Market, New
Delhi – 110003
Dated 22nd March, 2004
Subject: Grant of Ex-gratia payment to CPF retirees.
The undersigned is directed to refer to this Department’s O.M. No. 45/52/97-P&PW(E) dated the 16th
December, 1997 on
the above subject and to say that references have
Department raising a doubt whether the Central Government
servants who retired on voluntary basis
with CPF benefits are also
eligible for grant of ex-gratia payment in terms of the said O.M.
2. The matter has been examined in consultation with the Ministry of Finance. It is clarified that the CPF beneficiaries
who retired on voluntary basis are not entitled to grant of ex-gratia payment
under the said O.M. Para 7 of the O.M. dated 16.12.1997 may be treated as
modified accordingly as follows:-
The ex-gratia payment is not admissible to (a) those who were dismissed or removed from service. (b) those who resigned from service, and; (c) those who retired from service other than on attaining the prescribed age of superannuation.
3. This issues with the concurrence of Ministry of Finance, Department of Expenditure vide their
U.O. No. 95/E.V/2004 dated
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