Revision of Rates of CGHS Subscription for Pensioner Clarification regarding
No. S.11011/11/2016- CGHS (P)/EHS
Government of India
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
Nirman Bhawan, New Delhi
Dated the 21st February, 2017
Sub: Revision of rates of subscription under Central Government Health Scheme due to revision of pay and allowances of Central Government employees and revision of pension/ family pension on account of implementation of recommendations of the Seventh Central Pay Commission- clarification reg.
Attention is drawn to this Ministry’s OM of even No. dated 9th February, 2017 on the subject mentioned above.
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2. This Ministry has been receiving several representations w.r.t applicability of CGHS rates to pensioners superannuating on 31/1/2017.
The matter has been examined in this Ministry and it has been decided that ’employees, who had superannuated on 31/1/2017 may be allowed to apply for CGHS pensioner card by paying the subscription at the prevalent rates applicable as on 31/1/2017 vide OM no. 5.110111/2/2008- CGHS (P) dated 20/5/2009 till 15th March 2017.’
3. This issues with the approval of the Competent Authority. )
(Sunil Kumar Gupta)
Under Secretary to the Govt. of India
Tel: 2306 1986