Project Description

If a member dies while in service; dependents shall be paid:-

    1. Special lump sum or APE whichever is greater if and only if his credit is below 180
    2. Commuted pensions and survival monthly pension if his credit is 180 or more(as per old age formulae 8 (1))

Entitlements:-

  1. Widow or widower =40% (for more than one widow divided equally)
  2. Children= 60%
  3. If no children 100% to widow or widower
  4. If no widow or widower 100% to children
  5. Child or children attending school death gratuity will be split into two halves
    1. One half set aside to cover education benefit administered by the scheme
    2. The other half distributed equally among the survival