Revision of pension of Pre-2016 Pensioners – Stagnation Increment
“Benefit of additional increment has been granted to those officers who were serving as on 1.1.2016. Those who retired/died before 1.1.2016 are, therefore, not eligible for increment after retirement for the purpose of pension.”
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, PG & Pensions
Department of Pension & Pensioners’ Welfare
3rd Floor, Lok Nayak Bhawan
Khan Market, New Delhi-110 003
Dated the 21st December, 2018
Subject: Revision of Pension of Pre-2016 pensioners – Stagnation Increment regarding
The undersigned is directed to say that in pursuance of the decision taken by the Government on the recommendations of the 7th CPC, orders were issued vide this Dept’s OM of even number dated 12.5.2017 for revision of pension/family pension in respect of pre-2016 pensioners/family pensioners by notionally fixing pay in the pay matrix recommended by the 7th CPC in the level corresponding to the pay in the pay scale/pay band and grade pay at which the Government servant / pensioner retired/died.
Concordance tables for fixation of notional pay / pension of pre-2016 pensioners were issued vide this Department’s OM of even number dated 6.7.2017.
2. References/representations have been received in this Department seeking clarification on the applicability of the OM dated 7.9.2016 for the purpose of notional pay fixation and revision of pension of pre-2016 pensioners and family pensioners w.e.f. 1.1.2016.
The matter has been examined in consultation with the Ministry of Finance (Department of Expenditure).
It is clarified that the benefit of additional increment has been granted to those officers who were serving as on 1.1.2016. Those who retired/died before 1.1.2016 are, therefore, not eligible for increment after retirement for the purpose of pension.
3. This issues with the approval of Department of Expenditure vide their I.D. No.1(3)/V-V/2018 dated 4.9.2018 and 1.D. No.1(3)/V-V/2018 dated 28.11.2018
Under Secretary to the Government of India
Simplified Concordance Tables
CONCORDANCE TABLE FOR PRE-2016 PENSIONERS (PB-1 GP1800 TO 2800 7CPC LEVEL 1 TO 5)
CONCORDANCE TABLE FOR PRE-2016 PENSIONERS (PB-2 GP4200 TO 5400 7CPC LEVEL 6 TO 9)
CONCORDANCE TABLE FOR PRE-2016 PENSIONERS (PB-3 GP5400 TO 7600 7CPC LEVEL 10 TO 12)
Also Check: Central Government Pay Matrix Table 2022 PDF
Stagnation increments earned in the scale of 4cpc eligible for calculation of pension for a pensioner who took VRS prior to 5cpc came into force
No such rules. Explain month & year of basic pay & scale of pay. Also the period of VRS taken. May be new pay fixed it was merged in that basic pay.
As HIGHLIGHTED in the O.M. Pensioners /died Pensioners since they are not in service as on 1/1/2016 are not eligible for the stagnation increment please be noted. It is only those who are in Service on 1/1/2016 and also stagnated increment in the 6th CPC pay scales with Grade Pay.