Awareness raising for pensioners, counseling camp held – Jammu Kashmir Latest News | tourism
LEH, June 16: A one-day retiree camp was organized today at the Office of Controller of Communication Accounts (CCA) J&K Circle in Leh for all Department of Telecom (DoT) and BSNL retirees to ensure timely preparation of life certificates and so on – ad hoc resolution of grievances from pensioners.
Office of CCA is a branch of DoT responsible for budgeting pension expenses and approving retirement benefits for DoT, BSNL and MTNL employees.
The camp also sensitized the retirees to the newly developed pension payout platform for DoT/BSNL employees called SAMPANN and the new CCS pension rules 2021.
A handout said the camp will help retirees generate life certificates through the Jeevan Pramaan platform to ensure uninterrupted pension payments to their respective accounts, and will also facilitate the collection of retiree data for retiree ID processing -Secure cards for the DoT and BSNL retirees.
The Office of CCA also performs revenue functions (including collecting license and spectrum usage fees from telecommunications service providers and evaluating and collecting license fees from Internet service providers) and disbursing the Universal Service Obligation Fund to ensure last mile coverage of telecommunications facilities.