Change of name of spouse Smt. Simro Devi in PPO of Late Shri Man Mohan Chander, Ex-Asstt. — seeking advice of Department of Pension & Pensioners’ Welfare- reg. सं. 3(2)/2022-P&PW(H)-7942.
2. The matter has been re-examined in this Department. It is stated that: –
(i) There is no separate procedure prescribed in the CCS (Pension) Rules, 2021 or CCS (Pension) Rules, 1972 for change of name/surname in the PPO of Government employees or spouse after retirement. The PPO is issued on the basis of service record/service book of the employee and the maintenance of service book is concerned with DoPT.