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New Delhi : The Defence Accounts Department (DAD) organized its first Synergy Conference on Defence Pensions here on August 28, 2017. The conference was attended by all Defence Pensioners Associations and was open to all defence pensioners. Welcoming the panel and participants Additional Controller General of Defence Accounts (Addl CGDA) Prashant Sukul emphasized on the importance of stakeholder consultations by way of Synergy Conferences initiated by DAD.
The objective of the conference was to obtain feedback from the pensioners that would help the department to serve them better by constantly improving systems and procedures. Digitization of pension data and implementation of a pensionsapp were also discussed in detail. Joint CGDA (Pension) Kanwaldeep Singh gave a brief presentation on current status on important issues pertaining to pension, according to a PIB release. Many issues and suggestions were highlighted by the participants. The panel formed to interact with the pensioners was headed by Addl. CGDA Upendra Sah