Identification/verification of additional documents produced by Defence Forces pensioners in absence of Aadhaar number
Principal Controller of Defence Accounts (Pensions)
1. The Chief Accountant, RBI Deptt. of Govt. Bank Accounts,Central office C‐7, Second Floor, Bandre‐ Kurla Complex, P B No. 8143, Bandre East Mumbai‐400051
2. The Director of Treasuries of all state
3. The Manger CPPC of Public Sector Banks including IDBI
4. The CDA (PD) Meerut
5. The CDA‐Chennai
6. The Nodal Officers (ICICI/ AXIS/HDFC Bank)
7. The Pay & Accounts Officers
8. Military and Air Attache, Indian Embassy Kathmandu, Nepal.
9. The DPDO
10 The Post Master Kathua
Sub: Withdrawal of this office Circular No.197 dated 10.01.2018‐Identification/verification of additional documents produced by Defence Forces pensioners in absence of Aadhaar number.
Ref: This office Circular No.197 dated 10.01.2018.
Please refer Govt. of India Ministry of Defence, Department of Ex‐Servicemen Welfare Notification No.14(2)/2014/D (P/P)(Part‐I) dated 03.03.2017 circulated vide this office Circular No.197 dated 10.01.2018 under which direction was issued that consequent upon introduction of Aadhaar Act‐2016, an individual eligible to receive pensionary benefits is required to furnish proof of possession of Aadhaar number or undergo Aadhaar authentication.
Now, Govt. of India, Ministry of Defence (Department of Ex‐ Servicemen Welfare) has withdrawn the above Notification No. 14(2)/2014/D (P/P)(Part‐I) dated 03.03.2017 vide GoI, MoD Notification No.14(2)/2014/D/(Pen/Pol)(Part‐ I) dated 3rd March, 2020 (copy attached) received under Office Memorandum No.14(2)/2014/D/(Pen/Pol)(Part‐I) dated 11th March 2020(copy attacheded).
Accordingly, this office Circular No. 197 dated 10.01.2018 is withdrawn herewith with immediate effect.
Government Of India
Ministry Of Defence
Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare
New Delhi, dated 11 March,2020
Subject: Notification No.14(2)/2014/D(Pen/Pol)(Part-I) dated 04.03.2020 – Circulation thereof.
The Undersigned is directed to enclose a copy of Notification F.No.14(2)/2014/D(Pen/Pol)(Part) dated 04-03-2020 published in Gazette of India on 5.3.2020 vide GSR No.160(E). vide this Notification, it has been decided to withdraw this Department’s earlier Notification number GSR 747 (E), dated 3rd March 2017 published in the Gazette of India on 6th March 2017. It is circulate for informatin and necessary action, if any.
Encl: As above.
Under Secretary to the Govt. of India
Tele fax: 2301293
MINISTRY OF DEFENCE
(Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare)
New Delhi, the 4th March,2020
G.S.R. 160(E) – In pursuance of the provisions of section 7 of the Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and Other Subsidies Benefits and Services) Act, 2016 (18 of 2016) read with section 21 of the General Clauses Act.1897 (10 of 1897), the Central Government hereby rescinds the notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Defence (Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare) issued vide number G.s.R.747(E), dated the 3rd March 2017 published in the Gazette of India,Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-section(i), dated the 6th March, 2017, except as respects things done or omitted to be done before such rescission.
PUDI HARI PRASAD, Jt.Secy.