SAMPANN is an initiative undertaken by the Controller General of Communication Accounts (CGCA), Department of Telecommunications. SAMPANN or “System for Accounting and Management of Pension” is the brand name for Comprehensive Pension Management System(CPMS). It is a seamless pension processing system through integrated software, which would bring the processing, sanctioning, authorisation and payment units under a common platform.
SAMPANN has been rolled out PAN India after inauguration on 29.12.18 by Hon’ble Prime Minister. SAMPANN has been rolled out in four phases PAN India by 24.5.19.
1. Digital profile for pensioner: Under SAMPANN, a digital profile is being created for pensioners wherein Pensioners can login to his dashboard at https://dotpension.gov.in/Login/Index. On the dashboard, pensioner will have following facilities.
2. Fill and Submit Forms: Retirees can fill and submit their forms online without any hassles. However, currently the forms are being filled by CCA offices on behalf of the pensioner based on physical documents submitted by him/her. Once BSNL offices are brought on board and they start using online system, retiree can fill/submit their forms online. However, the features mentioned above are available for all pensioners who are receiving direct disbursement from the CCA offices.
3. SMS Alerts: Retirees shall get timely updates on their registered mobile number about the processing of their application, payments etc.
4. FAQ's for the pensioners can be downloaded from the link .
SAMPANN MOBILE APP
To access the above features, Pensioner can also use SAMPANN MOBILE APP - A dedicated app for Telecom retirees – available on Google Play store.
Using the APP, a pensioner can:
It may be noted that there will be no change for the Telecom Pensioners drawing pension from Banks/Post offices and they will continue in the current system till order for migration is issued. The existing pensioners will be migrated to the new system followed by announcements and proper intimations. Such Pensioners will not be able to access the dashboard till migration.
Retirees can get in touch by following modes to get their queries and concerns resolved: