This will deliver reduction to lakhs of Central pensioners.
The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions on Thursday launched a rechargeable doorstep service for submission of Digital Life Certificate (DLC) via postmen, bringing reduction to lakhs of Central authorities pensioners.
The India Post Payments Bank of the Department of Posts and the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) have launched the initiative of the Department of Pension & Pensioners’ Welfare (DoPPW).
The facility to submit life certificates on-line through Jeevan Pramaan Portal was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in November, 2014 to supply a handy and clear facility to pensioners for submission of Life Certificate, mentioned a launch.
“In order to make this facility available across the country, DoPPW roped in the India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) and utilised its huge network of postmen and gramin dak sevaks in providing doorstep facility to pensioners for submission of life certificate digitally,” it mentioned.
Bank software program customised
The IPPB has customised its financial institution software program and dovetailed the identical with the Jeevan Pramaan software program of MeitY and UIDAI, to supply DLC providers on the doorstep of pensioners.
“This facility shall be in addition to other facilities such as withdrawal of money from bank account, etc. while sitting at home. The IPPB is utilising its national network of more than 1,36,000 access points in post offices and more than 1,89,000 postmen and gramin dak sevaks with smart phones and biometric devices to provide doorstep banking services,” mentioned the federal government.
Pensioners can get detailed details about the power on ippbonline.com. It is a rechargeable service and can be obtainable to all of the Central authorities pensioners throughout the nation, no matter their pension accounts being in several banks, the federal government mentioned.