InvestorQ : What is orphan pension under the Employees’ Pension Scheme?
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What is orphan pension under the Employees’ Pension Scheme?

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Anusha Savla answered.
3 years ago
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In case an eligible member of the Employees’ Pension Scheme dies and has no surviving widow, then his/her children will be entitled to get the monthly orphan pension of 75% of the value of monthly widow pension.

This benefit will be applicable for two surviving children from oldest to youngest.

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