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Chhattisgarh launches an online portal ‘Aabhaar Aapki Sewa Ka’ for pensioners

The Chhattisgarh government has launched an online portal and mobile app ‘Aabhaar-Aapki seva ka (Gratitude-For Your Service)’ to provide transparency in the pension facility. Through this app and the website, 80,000 pensioners of the state will now get all the information related to pension and payment online. The pensioners will get the benefit of senior ..

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Who is an Annuitant?

An Annuitant is a person as per the contract that is entitled to collect the benefits of an annuity or pension. The annuitant can be the actual contract holder or another person.  The Annuitant cannot be a company or a trust but has to mandatorily be a natural person. He or she can also be ..

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Pension regulator PFRDA increases maximum age of joining National Pension Scheme (NPS) Private Sector from 60 to 65

The Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) has increased the maximum age of joining National Pension Scheme (NPS) Private Sector from the 60 to 65 years of age to increase the pension coverage in the country. Now, any Indian citizen, resident or non-resident, of 60-65 years of age can join the NPS and continue ..

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Assam government to launch a new scheme for Compassionate Family Pension (CFP) in lieu of compassionate appointment

The Assam government will launched a new Scheme called Scheme for Compassionate Family Pension (CFP) in lieu of Compassionate Appointment. As per officials, the existing compassionate appointment policy did not fully serve the objectives and often the legal heir fails to get an appointment immediately due to practical difficulties such as lack of educational qualifications ..

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B C Khanduri panel recommends 100% pension to widow of deceased soldier

The Parliamentary Panel headed by Maj. General (Retired) B C Khanduri has recently tabled its report in Parliament. In the report, the panel has recommended the 100% pension to widow of deceased soldier so that she can take care of her family. The report stated that after the death of a soldier, the pension of ..

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