NPS to OPS – One Time Option for Coverage of CCS Pension Rules 1972 in place of NPS for selected before 01.01.2004 but joined after 01.01.2004 : DoP&PW Order dated 17-02-2020
Government of India
Department of Pension and PW
New Delhi, the 17 February, 2020
appointed on or after 01.01.2004 to the posts in the Central Government service (except armed forces) are mandatorily covered under the said scheme. The Central Civil Services (Pension) Rules, 1972 and other connected rules were also amended vide Notification dated 30.12.2003 and, after the said amendment, those rules are not applicable to the Government servants appointed to Government service after 31.12.2003.
Recoveries of overpayment (GAR 35 and para 3.10 of List of Major and Minor
Heads of Accounts).
Deputy Secretary to the Government of India