Odisha state department heads to be held responsible for delay in pension; if delayed, interest of 18 % will be paid and recovered from their salary
The Government employees will be provided with pension on the very day of retirement. The Department heads are empowered to arrange provisional pension on the very day of their retirement.
The Chief Secretary Bijaya Kumar Patnaik told the media persons here that if any departmental will delay the provisional pension, the department heads will be held responsible. The concerned employee will be paid with interest of 18 % and that will be recovered from the salary of the department head.
Lets watch and see if this is implemented as stated.