Jun 28, 2017

Zonal Pension Adalat held

South Central Railway has made rapid progress since its inception and pensioners of the zone are partners in the progress of the zone, said Shri John Thomas Additional General Manager, SCR. Success of any organisation depends o­n the committed services rendered by the serving and retired staff. He participated in the Half Yearly Pension Adalat, today i.e. 28th June, 2017 at Rail Nilayam Auditorium, Secunderabad. Shri John Thomas acknowledged and complimented for the good work done by the staff of Personnel and Accounts departments in solving the problems and grievances of the pensioners to bring down the pending cases to a minimal. Further Addl. General Manager greeted the pensioners for their good health. Shri N.V.Ramana Reddy, Chief Personnel Officer complimented the representatives of the Railway Pensioners’ Federation and Associations for bringing the grievances of pensioners to the notice of administration. He also said that conducting the Pension Adalat is not o­nly for pension related grievances but also for other issues. He informed the pensioners to provide the AADHAR numbers and also particulars of family members accurately in a given proforma in order to resolve the issues easily to settle the family pension. A separate cell has been established in the CPO’s office with association of Accounts department to monitor the grievances o­n timely mannered. Smt. Poorna M. Cherla, Financial Advisor & Chief Account Officer (G), SCR, stated that from July, 2017 o­nwards, a newly developed software will be introduced, which will help to resolve the pension review cases. Shri Venkataramana, President, All India Officer’s Pensioners Association and Shri Y.N.Sastry, President, All India Retired Railway Employees’ Federation spoke o­n the occasion. Shri G.Srinivasa Reddy, Chief Personnel Officer (Admin) and trade union members from SCRES and SCRMU also participated. A total of 285 cases have been received during Pension Adalat and 262 cases have been resolved. An amount of Rs. 5,16,502 was paid against all the cases till now. ...is emailed...please oblise.