Additional Pension / Family pension
Pension/Family pension is increased by 20% on reaching 80 years of age.
This is called Additional pension.
The additional pension is as under:
Dearness Relief is paid on Additional Pension.
The additional pension/family pension is paid from the first day of the month in which the pensioner/family pensioner reaches 80,85,90,95 & 100 years of age.
Additional pension/family pension is shown separately in PPO (Pension Payment Order)