Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pension
(Department of Personnel & Training)
North Block, New Delhi-110001
Dated the 12th May, 2016
All the Chief Secretaries of State Governments/UTs.
Subject: Revision of pension of pre-2006 pensioners of All India Services – delinking the pension from qualifying service of 33 years.
I am directed to refer to the above mention subject and to say that in compliance of the judicial pronouncement, the Department of Pension & Pensioners vide its O.M. No. 38/37/08-P&PW(A) dated 06/04/2016 has decided that the pension of pre-2006 pensioners, in no case, shall be lower than 50% of corresponding scale in the fitment table delinking the pension from qualifying service of 33 years and the same is to be revised w.e.f. 0`1.01.2006. The applicability of the provisions of the aforesaid O.M. dated 06/04/2016 to All India Services pensioners of pre-2006 has been considered by this Department and it is decided that provisions of the aforesaid O.M. of Department of Pension & Pensioners Welfare shall be applicable mutatis-mutandis to All India Service pensioners of pre-2006.
(Rajesh Kumar Yadav)
Under Secretary to the Government of India