Bhubaneswar: The Directorate of Treasuries and Inspection has asked Treasury Officers to disburse pension and salary with arrears by 9th April, 2020 positively.
In a letter to the concerned officials, the directorate said they must take necessary steps for the timely passing of Pension Bills and salary bills in such a way that all pensioners will get their pension on time.
The letter has also asked the concerned officials to follow the COVID-19 guidelines in the Treasury to maintain social distance and proper sanitisation.
The letter said the appropriation bill for the year 2020-21 has been passed in the Odisha Legislative Assembly today. The monthly pension bill for the month of March 2020 along with arrear TI from 01/07/2019 issued vide Finance Department OM No 8834/F Dated: 12/03/2020 will be generated centrally in IFMS on 31 March 2020 midnight.
It will be available with the Treasuries for further processing for early disbursement.
The salary bill for the month of March 2020 can be prepared in HRMS and processed for payment in IFMS from it of April 2020.