GOVERNMENT OF WEST BENGAL
Finance Department (Pension Branch )
Writers’ Buildings, Block-IV, 2nd Floor Kolkata – 700 001
No. 290-F (Pen) Dated, 21st July, 2020
Subject: Revision of pension/ Family Pension guided under French Pension Rules
Consequent upon revision of Pension/ Family Pension of the State Government employee in terms of this Department’s Memo No. 535-F(Pen) dated 01.10.2019 and 536-F(Pen) dated 01.10.19, the proposal for revision of Pension/ Family Pension of the Pensioners/ Family Pensioners guided by French Pension Rules has been under consideration of the Government for some time past. The undersigned is now, directed by order of the Governor to say that the Governor has been pleased to decide as follows:
The Pension/ Family Pension of the Pensioners/ Family Pensioners guided under French Pension Rules shall be consolidated w.e.f. 01.01.2020 by multiplying the existing Pension/ Family Pension due on 31.12.2019 with 2.57. The amount of revised Pension/ Family Pension so arrived at shall be rounded off to next 10 (ten) rupee, if the said amount is not a multiple of Rs. 10 (ten).
However, if the revised consolidated pension so arrived at as per formula above is below Rs. 8500/-, it shall be fixed at minimum of Rs. 8500/- (eight thousand and five hundred).
Sd/- S.K. Ghosh
O.S.D & Ex-Officio Joint Secretary
to the Govt. of West Bengal