Bhubaneswar: Full pension has been sanctioned to 107 employees of different departments across all ranks on the day of retirement itself. Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy distributed the orders to the retiring employees yesterday at Lokseva Bhawan.
Complementing to the efforts of the departments of General Adminstration and Public Grievance, Finance, Home and office of the Accountant General for accomplishing the target of Full pension on the retirement day, Shri Tripathy directed the administrative departments to keep the online Human Resource Management System (HRMS) and e-service book updated for facilitating the process of e-pension.
Conventionally, the sanction of pension to retired employees of the State Government was a long process involving clearances and sanctions from various officers. As a 5T initiative, Government took a decision to simplify the process and sanction the full pension on the date of Retirement, Home secretary Sanjeev Chopra said. Earlier target was set to implement it from 31st March, 2020. He added.
Deputy Accountant General Dr Nanda Dulal Das along with senior officers of different departments were present on the occasion.