Background Information

All work charge Government employees who were not getting the benefits of pension subscribed to this Fund. A subscriber, at the time of joining the Fund is required to make a nomination, in the prescribed form, conferring on one or more persons the right to receive the amount that may stand to his credit in the Fund in the event of his death, before that amount has become payable or having become payable has not been paid.


Scheme Applicable On:

The scheme was implemented in phases on the work charge employees of the following department.

  • On work charge employees of public works and horticulture department from 1.1.1961
  • On work-charge employees of PHED the scheme was implemented from 1-4-1955. From 1-9-1980 the employees who completed 10 years of their service ,were given an option to contribute towards GPF
  • On work charge employees of mines department from 1-4-1987.
  • On work-charge employees of forest department from 25.07.1994