Last Updated on April 26, 2022 by Galaxy World
After reading this article you will be well aware of the Difference among Prime Minister Assistance Package 2006, 2014, and 2015. These PM Assistance packages have different packages for the families of the Government employees who die while in service. The three PM Assistance Packages are as under:
Prime Minister Assistance Package 2006, 2014 and 2015
- Prime Minister Assistance Package 2006: With Effect from 13-06-2006
- PM Assistance Package 2014: 15th June 2013
- Prime Minister Assistance Package 2015: With Effect from 9th February 2015
Chart of Difference Among Various PMAPs
The Chart of the difference between various packages under PM Assistance Package 2006, PM Assistance Package 204, and PMAP-2015 are as under:
|Sr. No||Benefits||PM Assistance Package 2006||Prime Minister Assistance Package 2014||PM Assistance Package 2015|
|2||Pension||Yes, 75%||Yes, Full Pay and Pension||Yes 100%|
|3||Accommodation||Yes||Yes, till the age of superannuation|
|4||Employment||Yes, for 2 years on contract||Yes, regular Basis||On 5 years contract basis and extension after each 5 years|
|5||Education||Yes, Free Education One Child||Yes, Free Education for all children||Yes, Free Education for all children|
|7||Plot of Land||Yes, Only a 2% quota in FGEHA||Cash Payment in Lieu of Plot||Cash Payment in Lieu of Plot|
|8||House Building Advance||Yes, Waived Off||Yes, Waived Off||Yes, Waived Off|
|10||Special Lump Sum grant from BF||No||Yes, only in Security related Deaths||Yes, only in Security related Deaths|
|11||Monthly Benevolent Grant||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|12||GP Fund Bonus||No||Yes||No, only payable amount, the family will get|
|13||Payment of Pension through DCS||No||Yes||Yes|
|14||Waive off the unpaid amount of plot by FGEHA||Yes||–||–|
|15||Waive of Motorcar, Motorcycle Advance, Bicycle Advance||Yes||Yes||No|
Prime Minister Assistance Package 2006
In this PM Package the families of the Government servants who die during service have the following packages:
The families got up to 1 M depending on the pay scale as a Lump Sum grant. In security-related deaths, the families got up to 1.5M.
The spouse or eldest son got a 75% pension. The son got a pension till a maximum of 18 years of age. The spouse got a normal pension for life.
Retention of Govt house or rent for 5 years or till the age of superannuation whichever is earlier but minimum for 3 years.
Employment for the posts of BPS-01 to BPS-15 on two yeas contracts without any advertisement.
Education of Children
Free education to one child up to the age of 18 years.
Free health facilities in Government hospitals for the widow for life and children up to 18 years of age.
Plot of Land
Allotment of the plot as per the 2% quota of FGEHF
Waive of HBA, MCA, and Bicycle advance
The remaining balance of HBA, the department waived off. In the same way, Motorcycle Advance, Motorcar Advance, and Bicycle Advance remaining balance amounts were waived off. Finance Division issued a Notification of Waiving off the balance amount of motorcycle advance, motorcar advance, and bicycle advance in 2011.
PM Assistance Package 2014
This package started with effect on 15th June 2013. The packages for the families of the employees under Assistance Package 2014 are as under:
The families got 2.5 M to 9 M as lump-sum grants depending on the basic pay scale of the deceased employees.
Full pay and allowances till the age of superannuation with all benefits as a serving employee. After the age of 60 years, the spouse got a 100% pension.
Free education to the children of the deceased government employees up to higher education level including expenses of children on account of tuition Fee, Books and related martial and living allowances, etc.
Cash payment in Lieu of Plot
The family got Cash Payment in Lieu of Plot 2 M to 7 M depending on the pay scale.
Employment to Son, Daughter or Widow
Employment of widow/ widower, one son or daughter to the posts in BS-01 to BS-IS, on regular basis without advertisement against the post criteria of which the applicant fulfills.
The government granted 0.8 M on the marriage of one daughter
In case of in-service death, the assistance package in tams of GP Fund shall be as follows:-
BPS 1-3 = Payable amount + 50% Bonus
BPS 4-22 =Payable amount 30% Bonus
Payment of Pension through DCS
The family got a pension for the first time through Direct Credit System
The families of the deceased employees also get the Benevolent Fund payment as a monthly grant as per rules.
Waiving off Outstanding Advances
The Government waived all outstanding dues of HBA, MCA, Motor Car Advance, Bicycle Advances, Plot remaining installment if under FGEHF.
Prime Minister Assistance package 2015
The Prime Minister Assistance Package 2015 started with effect from 9th February 2015. The families of the civil servants who died while in service get the following packages:
The families get 0.6 M to 3 M as a lump-sum grant as the Basic Pay Scale of the employee who died during service.
100% pension to the families of the deceased Govt servant as per their length of service and last pay drawn. In case of less than 10 years of service of the deceased employees, the rate of a minimum of 10 years of service will be applicable.
Retention of the Govt accommodation or the payment of the rent of the hired house till the age of superannuation of the deceased civil servant.
Free education for all the children
Allotment of Plot/Payment of Plot
Rs. 2 M to 7 M payment as a lump sum in lieu of plot as per the Basic Pay of the deceased employee
Employment for 5 years on a contract basis. This contract further continues till further five and after every 5 years, the contract extends. In the 2014 package, the employment was on a regular basis but later on it changed and Government announced 5 years contract period for employment under the PM Assistance package 2015.
0.8 Million on the wedding of one daughter
Waiving Off House Building Advance
The unpaid balance of HBA, the Govt waives off
The family got a monthly grant of Bf as per the rules
Only the amount payable will be granted to the family. The family is not eligible for any bonus
Pension through DCS
The family gets a pension through Direct Credit System