Amount : 50% of last pay for a period of 10 years from the date following the date of death. Thereafter @ 30% of last pay.
(Enhanced family pension @50% of pay is payable for 10 years in all cases without reference to the length of service of the deceased employee, as per amended Rule 54(3))
Eligibility of family members: Family pension will be paid to members of family in the following order:;-
|Sl. No.||Eligible family member||Conditions of eligibility|
|1||Spouse of the deceased Government servant For life or remarriage.||For life or remarriage.|
|2||In the absence of spouse, unmarried dependant* son or unmarried dependant* daughter below the age of 25 years.
(Eldest child shall be eligible first. Other(s) will be eligible only after elder child becomes ineligible.)
|Till (i)attaining the age of 25 years or (ii) marriage or (iii) start earning livelihood, whichever is the earliest
|3||In the absence of (1) and (2) above, dependant** child suffering from a mental or physical disability||For life or till starts earning livelihood.|
|4||In the absence of (1), (2) and (3) above, dependant* unmarried/ widowed/ divorced daughter (without age limit) (Eldest daughter shall be eligible first)||Till (i)marriage/ re-marriage or (ii) starts earning livelihood, whichever is earlier|
|5||In the absence of (1), (2), (3) and (4) above, dependent* parents (Mother first)||For life or till start earning livelihood|
|6||In the absence of (1), (2), (3), (4) and (5) above, dependent** sibling suffering from a mental or physical disability||For life or till starts earning livelihood|
* A child (other than a child suffering from a mental or physical disability) and parents shall be eligible, if their income from other sources is less than the minimum family pension (i.e. Rs. 9000/- p.m.) plus dearness relief thereon.
** A child or sibling suffering from a mental or physical disability shall be eligible if their overall income from other sources is less than the entitled family pension admissible on death of Government servant plus dearness relief thereon.
Documents required to be submitted by the claimant for family pension : (i) Application in Form 14, (ii) a copy of death certificate, (iii) proof of relationship, (iv) proof of date of birth, (v) copy of first page of the Pass Book, (vi) copy of PAN card. (vii) Specimen signature and (viii) PP size photographs
Action to be taken By HOO:
|Length of qualifying service||Rate of death gratuity|
|(i) Less than 1 year||2 times of emoluments.|
|(ii) One year or more but less than 5 years||6 times of emoluments.|
|(iii) 5 years or more but less than 11 years||12 times of emoluments.|
|(iv) 11 years or more but less than 20 years||20 times of emoluments|
|(v) 20 years or more||Half of emoluments for every completed six-monthly period of qualifying service subject to a maximum of 33 times of emoluments.|
Maximum amount of death gratuity : Rs. 20 lakh.
Documents required to be submitted by the claimant for gratuity : (i) Application in Form 12, (ii) Death certificate, (iii) copy of PAN card, (iv)copy of first page of bank pass book and (v) proof of relationship.
Action By HOO:
As per Rule 39-A of CCS (Leave) Rules, 1972, cash equivalent of leave salary for earned leave not exceeding 300 days is payable to the family. If the earned leave in the credit of the deceased Government servant is less than 300 days, half pay leave is encashed to the extent the earned leave is short of 300 days.
Eligibility : One of the available family members in this order -> Spouse, eldest surviving son, eldest surviving unmarried daughter, eldest surviving widowed daughter, father/mother, eldest surviving married daughter, eldest surviving brother below the age of eighteen years, eldest surviving unmarried sister, eldest surviving widowed sister; eldest child of the eldest predeceased son.
Leave encashment is processed/sanctioned by HOO on receipt of death certificate without seeking any application for this purpose.
Amount : In addition to the amount standing in the Savings Fund of CGEGIS, an amount of Rs. 1,20,000, Rs. 60,000/- and Rs. 30000/- is paid to the family of the deceased employee belonging to Group A, Group B and Group C, respectively.
Eligibility of family members :