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Department of Welfare of Pensioners Department of Welfare of Pensioners

1.  Name of the Administrative Department: Removal of Grievances & Welfare of Pensioners

2.  Minister In charge:

Name e-mail Telephone Nos. Photograph
Office Residence Mobile
Capt. Amarinder Singh
Chief Minister Punjab
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3.  Additional Chief Secretary / Financial Commissioner / Principal Secretary / Secretary of Administrative Department:

Additional Chief Secretary of Administrative Department:
1. Principal Resident Commissioner, Punjab Bhawan, New Delhi
2. Removel of Grievances & Welfare of Pensioners

Name & Designation e-mail Telephone Nos.
Office Residence Mobile
Sh. Nirmaljeet Singh Kalsi
Additional Chief Secretary
to Govt. of Punjab
acs.pw@punjab.gov.in 0172-2740459
0172-2741258
- 9999897861

 

4. Head of Department:

Name & Designation e-mail Telephone Nos.
Office Residence Mobile
Sh. Nirmaljeet Singh Kalsi
Additional Chief Secretary
to Govt. of punjab
acs.pw@punjab.gov.in 0172-2740459
0172-2741258
- 9999897861

 

5.  Business Rules of the department:

This Directorate comes into existing on 5th August 1986. Its main function is to redress the grievances of the pensioners. In accordance with the Government Letter No 16/24/85-1FP3/15588, dated 5-8-1986, this Directorate takes up the following types of retirement/terminal benefits cases with the Administrative departments of the pensioners for finalization.

  • Pension
  • Service Gratuity
  • Death – cum – retirement Gratuity
  • Commutation of pension
  • Leave Encashment
  • Ex-gratia Grant
  • Family Pension
  • Restoration of Commuted Pension
  • Adhoc-relief (D.A.)
  • Compassionate Allowance
  • Final Settlement of the provident Fund Accounts
  • Deposit linked Insurance Scheme

 

6.  Services provided by Department:

The Directorate acts as a facilitator for redressal of the complaints and getting the pensionary benefits released to the pensioners from their Administrative Departments. In this regard, the Punjab Civil Services Rules and instructions issued by the Government are followed strictly. As the powers to decide and finalize such cases are vested with the Administrative Departments, they are solely responsible for the finalization of these matters. No time limit can be fixed in sub judice cases (Vigilance enquiry/Court Cases).

 

7.  Names of Board / Corporations / Commissions / Societies working under the control of the Administrative Department along with information of their Heads as under:

Name & Designation e-mail Telephone Nos. Official Website
Office Mobile
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For Detailed Information:

Department's Website: punjabpensioners.com