Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched a comprehensive pension management software SAMPANN to facilitate pensioners of the telecom department.
SAMPANN, an acronym for System for Accounting and Management of Pension. It is a seamless pension processing system which brings the processing, sanctioning, authorization and payment under a common roof. It will be a single window system where the user can track the facility online and in case of any discrepancy the users can register for grievance redressal online as well.
Also, the users will get direct SMS alert on their registered mobile numbers and the pension/ DR arrears/ Arrears directly credited in the bank account.
The software will help around 5 lakh pensioners of the telecom department, helping them keep an eye on their pension from the comfort of their homes.