New Delhi: The Division of Pension & Pensioners’ Welfare (DoPPW) on Wednesday mentioned that it has determined to combine the digital Pension Fee Order (e-PPO) generated via PFMS software of CGA (Controller Normal of Accounts), with Digi Locker, so as to improve Ease of Residing of Central Authorities Civil Pensioners.
This technique will allow any Pensioner to acquire an on the spot print-out of the newest copy of their PPO, from their Digi Locker account. This initiative will create a everlasting document of their respective PPO of their Digi Locker and on the identical time eradicate delays in reaching the PPO to new Pensioners, in addition to the need of handing over a bodily copy.
“It had come to the discover of the Division of Pension & Pensioners’ Welfare that a number of Pensioners, over a time frame, misplace the unique copies of their Pension Fee Order (PPO) which, evidently, is a vital unique doc. Within the absence of their PPO, these pensioners should face innumerable hardship at varied phases of their retired life. For newly retiring officers, in view of the widespread Covid-19 pandemic, it was a dilemma to bodily obtain laborious copies of the PPO,” an official launch mentioned.
This facility has been created with ‘Bhavishya’ software program, which is a single window platform for Pensioners, proper from the beginning of their Pension processing, until the tip of the method. “Bhavishya” shall now present an choice to retiring worker, to hyperlink their Digi-locker account with their “Bhavishya” account and acquire their e-PPO in a seamless method.
The next steps are required to retailer e-PPO within the Pensioner’s Digi Locker:
Bhavishya” gives an choice to retiring workers for linking their Digi-locker account with “Bhavishya” to get e-PPO.
Above possibility is offered to the retiree on the time of filling of retirement types, in addition to after submission of the types.
Retiree will signal into their Digi-locker account from Bhavishya and authorize Bhavishya to PUSH the e-PPO to Digi Locker.
As quickly as e-PPO is issued, it’s routinely PUSHED into corresponding Digi locker account and the retiree is knowledgeable about the identical via SMS and Electronic mail by Bhavishya.
To view/obtain the e-PPO, retiree has to log into his Digi Locker account and easily click on on the hyperlink.
The Administrative Divisions of all Ministries/Division and connected/subordinate workplaces have been requested to deliver these directions to the discover of all involved for compliance.
This was a goal set to be achieved for Civil Ministries by 2021-22, which the Division accomplished forward of time in view of the Covid-19 pandemic, the official launch mentioned.