Pension portal bags UN award
GUMLA: Swavalamban, an initiative for online old age pension payment, introduced by the district administration of Dhanbad, has bagged the prestigious United Nat fake rolex ions Public Service Award (UNPSA) 2013.
Swavalamban was selected for improving the delivery of public service and has been executed for the first time in the country in Dhanbad by the district administration. Swavalamban is the brainchild of Ajoy Kumar Singh, the then deputy commissioner of Dhanbad fake rolex .
The old age pensioners’ payment and monitoring system has helped old age pensioners in availing of the benefits of welfare schemes by getting online payments from nearby banks or post offices.
Swavalamban is an efficient, transparent and corruption free system for payment of old age pension to its beneficiaries, said Ajoy Kmar Singhm, who is currently the secretary of the food and civil supplies department of the state government.
“During my stint as deputy commissioner in Dhanbad, I realized that old age pension scheme is one of the largest only next to MGNREGA and it is bound to go up with the passage of time. Therefore, I felt the need to fake rolex develop a foolproof system of payment so that the purpose of the noble scheme is not defeated,” he said.
Under the scheme, the database in the process gets automatically updated, which is also used for other schemes.
Payment is effected directly though bank or post office account located nearest to his or her panchayat, beneficiaries can check his or her pension payment status as fake rolex well as advice generation status. Above all, this has led to the elimination of middlemen and facilitated regular and timely payment.
The UNPSA award will be given in Bahrain and officials from the state government are likely to be present during the award ceremony, said a source.