Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions
Department of Pension and Pensioners’ Welfare
3rd Floor, Lok Nayak Bhawan
Khan Market, New Delhi 110 003
Dated 15th March, 2004.
Subject: Implementation of Government’s decision on the recommendations of the 5th Central Pay Commission – Revision of Pension of pre and post-1986 pensioners/family pensioners etc. – Extension of date of submission of application for revision of pension/family pension.
The undersigned is directed to refer to this Department’s OM of even number dated 26.03.2003 extending the date of submission of applications for revision of pension/family pension of pre-1986 pension/family pension upto 30.09.2003. Representations have been received in this department for extending the date for submission of applications beyond 30.09.2003. The matter has been considered in this department and it has been decided to extend the date of submission of application for revision of pension/family pension in such cases upto 30.09.2004. However, Defence civilian pensioners will continue to be governed by orders issued by the Ministry of Defence.
2. Similarly it has also been decided to extend the date of submission of applications for revision of pension/family pension with reference to this department’s OM no.(1) 45/86/97-P&PW(A)-Part IV dated 08.05.1998 read with OM dated 30.11.1998 and dated 17.12.1998 for submission of applications by the pensioners covered under these OM upto 30.09.2004.
3. Ministry of Agriculture etc. are requested to bring the contents of these orders to the notice of heads of Departments/Controller of Accounts, Pay and Accounts Officer and attached and Subordinate Offices under them on top priority basis. All Pension Disbursing Authorities are also advised to prominently display these orders on their notice boards for the benefit of the pensioners/family pensioners.
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