NPS Additional Relief Scheme Benefit (NPS-AR).
This benefit under NPS is in the form of provisional pension on defined benefit lines and as an interim relief till the finalisation of pending issue of Rules & Regulation for the new pension system.
2. Who will take the NPS-Additional Relief Benefit(NPS-AR)?
Provisional Pension is sanctioned in case of death or disability of Government Employees who have joined on or after 1st January 2004 and were covered under the NPS.
This benefit is payable to the spouse/family pensioner of the deceased Govt. Employee or to the disabled Government Employees.