SRINAGAR: With an aim to resolve the grievances of the pensioners, Accountant General (AG), Shourjo Chatterjee on Tuesday inaugurated National Pension Adalat (NPA).
According to an official handout, the AG said that NPA is a part of good governance and that efforts were on to minimise the hardships of the pensioners. He said “the department has been able to bring about greater transparency and that status of the pension cases is being uploaded on departmental website weekly which can be easily accessed by the pensioners”. He also assured that the department would settle the remaining revision cases in due course of time.
The Accountant General also launched SMS service that will inform the pensioners about the status of their cases. He said through the service, the department will inform the pensioners about acknowledgements, received case, return cases, approved cases, read the handout.
He assured the pensioners that their grievances would be addressed in stipulated time frame.
AG also distributed the hard copy of pension report among the pensioners on the occasion.