A retiring Government servant will be entitled to receive service gratuity (and not pension) if total qualifying service is less than 10 years. Admissible amount is half month’s basic pay last drawn plus DA for each completed 6 monthly period of qualifying service.
Is national pension scheme only for Government employees?
Earlier, the NPS scheme covered only the Central Government employees. Now, however, the PFRDA has made it open to all Indian citizens on a voluntary basis.
Which govt jobs have pension?
Indian government jobs with Pension You need not contribute anything. This is true for both officers and jawans, air force officers and airmen. Unlike other government employees, Army, Navy and Air Force personnel will get non-contributory kind of pension, i.e. they need not contribute anything to their pension fund.
What is new pension scheme for government employees?
A New Pension Scheme (Contribution based Pension Scheme) now called National Pension System (NPS), was introduced for Central Government employees vide Ministry of Finance (Department of Economic Affairs) Notification No.
When did pension Scheme stop in India?
NPS started with the decision of the Government of India to stop defined benefit pensions for all its employees who joined after 1 April 2004.
Is govt employee eligible for NPS?
NPS is mandatorily applicable on Central Government employees (except Armed Forces) recruited on or after 01.01. 2004. Subsequently, all State Governments excluding West Bengal have also adopted NPS for their employees. Govt.
Who are not eligible for NPS?
Applicant should be between 18 – 60 years of age as on the date of submission of his/her application to the POP/ POP-SP. The Central Government had introduced the National Pension System (NPS) with effect from January 1, 2004 (except for armed forces).
How many years we will get pension from NPS?
Pension (Annuity) payable for 5, 10, 15 or 20 years certain and thereafter as long as you are alive.
Do civil servants get pension?
National Pension System Civil Servants who joined service before 2004 are entitled to the Civil Service Pension Scheme and the General Provident Fund.
Do IAS get pension?
IAS officers are provided with the lifetime pension facility. The retirement facility for all public servants (with the exception of the armed forces) has been renovated since January 1, 2004.