Govt: Go online, cut delays in pension cases
The Times of India (Mumbai edition)10 Jan 2017
New Delhi: The central government has asked all the departments to mandatorily process all pension related cases through an online system in order to check delays and bring in more transparency.
The ministry of personnel, public grievances and pensions has issued instructions to secretaries of all central government departments asking them to ensure that pension cases are processed electronically.
It said an online pension sanction and payment tracking system called ‘Bhavishya’ has been launched to check delay in providing retirement benefits to employees.