Processing of Pension cases mandatorily through Bhavishya from 1.1.2017
DoPPW has issued an important OM on 29th November 2016.
In which it is informed that Processing of Pension cases must be done through Bhavishya – Online Pension Sanction & Payment Tracking System- with effect from 1.1.2017
Government Of India Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pension Department of Pension & Pensioners’ Welfare 3″ Floor. Lok Nayak Bhawan, Khan Market. New Delhi
Sub: Processing of Pension cases mandatorily through Bhavishya (Online Pension Sanction & Payment Tracking System) wef 01/01/2017 — reg,
Department of Pension and Pensioners’ Welfare is responsible for formulation of policy and coordination of matters relating to pension policy and welfare of Central Government pensioners. It has been seen that despite detailed guidelines and instructions to the contrary a large proportion of retiring employees do not get their retirement benefits and the Pension Payment Order(PPO) in time It is likely that such retired employees find it difficult to get the process completed after retirement. The sanction process starts more than a year before the date of retirement and requires cooperation amongst various agencies.
This department has, therefore, launched Bhavishya — an online pension sanction and payment tracking system, The system by keeping track of the progress Of each case introduces transparency and accountability. Both the retiring employees as well as administrative authorities can monitor progress at each stage.
2. The system has been running successfully in the main Secretariat of all ministries/departments for the last one year, It has since been extended to cover over 3000 Drawing and Disbursing Officers and Pay and Accounts Offices from various ministries/departments and their attached offices
3.It has now been decided that all Heads of Offices will henceforth