Government of India

Ministry of Personnel, P.G., and Pensions

Department of Pension and Pensioners' Welfare


3rd Floor, Lok Nayak Bhawan,

Khan Market, New Delhi-110 003.


Dated the 11th October, 2006




Subject:- Applicability of CCS (Pension) Rules, respect of those appointed prior to 1.4.04 and put on induction training.


The undersigned is directed to say that the Staff Side of the National Council (JCM) have pointed out that the period spent on induction training by employees after their appointment is treated as qualifying service for pension.   Staff Side of National Council (JCM) has sought clarification whether such of those employees who were appointed prior to 1.1.04 and put on induction training may be treated as covered under the CCS (Pension) Rules.


2.         The request made by Staff Side of the National Council (JCM) has been examined and it is clarified that the employees who were put on induction training after their appointment prior to 1.1.04 and are paid salary from that date would be covered under CCS (Pension) Rules, 1972.




(M.P. Singh)

Director (PP) 

Tele fax. No.24624802



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