Government approves Rs 1,000 min monthly pension under EPS-95 – PTI
Government today approved the proposal to ensure Rs 1,000 minimum monthly pension under a scheme of retirement fund body EPFO that would immediately benefit 28 lakh pensioners.
The decision to provide the entitlement under Employees’ Pension Scheme-95, run by the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation, was taken by the Union Cabinet in its meeting held here.
The move will immediately benefit about 28 lakh pensioners including five lakh widows. There are 44 lakh pensioners.
Source: Central Government Staff News