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The Yogi government of Uttar Pradesh has taken a new decision regarding the rights of daughters. Under which now divorced daughters will also be entitled to get a family pension.
In this order of the state of Uttar Pradesh, it has been said that any person who was in government services or is a pensioner or his/her spouse’s divorced daughter shall get a family pension.
Even if she had divorced while her parents were alive, the action must have been filed in a competent court, and after that their parents have died and their daughter has been divorced.
Divorced daughters will also be eligible for the Family Pension in Uttar Pradesh 2022
The Uttar Pradesh government has said in its order that if any divorced daughter wants to ensure the eligibility of her family pension, then she must first fulfill all the conditions for this.
Earlier it was a rule that any Government man or woman or any pensioner or woman and or her spouse on whom her divorced daughter is wholly dependent is also entitled to a family pension. If her parents are alive.
A new decision of the Central Administrative Tribunal Bench of India (CAT) 2022
But now the CAT i.e. Central Administrative Tribunal Bench of India, taking this decision a little further, has issued a new decision in favor of daughters.
Under which now in the state of Uttar Pradesh, if a daughter is divorced after the death of her parents, in such a situation she will be entitled to a family pension. The condition for this is that her parents should be retired from any government job or pensioner or etc.
Central Administrative Tribunal Bench of India (CAT) made it clear while presenting its side and refused to accept all the arguments filed in the court by the Central Government and Northern Railway, in which it was said that after the death of the parents, the divorced daughter can not eligible for a family pension.
What after this decision?
After this decision, the financial condition of all the divorced daughters will improve, or say that due to a little money in life, the problems in a living will be reduced.
This system was started by the Central Government in the month of July 2017, under which a divorced daughter of a retired employee or pensioner is also entitled to a family pension. If the girl’s parents are alive or the petition has been filed for divorce in a competent jurisdiction and the divorce has taken place after death.