Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pension
Department of Pension & Pensioners’ Welfare
Lok Nayak Bhavan, Khan Market,
New Delhi, the 16th December, 2011.
Sub: Revision of PPOs of pre-2006 family pensioners – meeting chaired by Secretary (Pension) on 3/11/11 — a model advertisement – regarding.
The undersigned is directed to refer to this Department’s O.M. of even number, dated 15th November and 22nd November, 2011 circulating the minutes of the meeting concerning revision of Pension Payment Orders (PPOs) in respect of pre-2006 Pensioners, which was chaired by Secretary (Pension) on 3/11/11. It was decided, vide para 9 of the minutes, that the Department of Pension and PW would bring out a model advertisement spelling out the utility of the revision of PPO to the individual pensioner/family pensioner, which may be used by administrative Ministries/ Departments for eliciting responses from the pensioners/family pensioners belonging to them. It was also agreed that the advertisement shall also be posted on the web-site of respective Ministry / Department.
2. In pursuance of the minutes as indicated above, a copy each of Hindi and English versions of the model advertisement is enclosed. It is requested that the administrative Ministries / Departments may consider publishing the advertisement in the leading newspapers in English and Indian languages so that maximum number of pensioners/family pensioners come to know about the benefits of getting their PPOs revised. It may also be ensured that the text of the advertisement is posted on the web-site of the Ministry / Department concerned.