Railway Accounts Department Examinations

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Thursday, September 13, 2018

ARPAN - Pension


ARPAN


Note: Since the ARPAN in Indian Railways is in progressive stage, candidates may usually ask the short notes question (5 marks)on it.


·        Full form is “Advanced Railway Pension Access Network”

·        In devanagari language, Arpan means “offering”

·        Online virtual platform exclusively for Railway Pensioners.

·        Website is www.arpan.railnet.gov.in . Developed by CMC ltd and nodal agency is FA&CAO/Western Railway.

·        Won the second place in the e-governance award by Computer Society of India in the year 2015.

·        The website is having access of information on pensioners account, DA rates, Codes, manuals, rules and regulations in connection with Pension.

·        Each pensioner is given login id facility along with self-created password.

·        Ultimately, this website is designed as ONE STOP SOLUTION for all the complaints/grievances for Railway Pensioners (approximately 15 lakh pensioners )

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