Minimum service to get pension is 10 years' service, otherwise they will get withdrawal benefit as per table D.
But the minimum age to get pension is 50, not 58. But to get pension between 50 to 58 years there are certain conditions.
1. He should not be in service.
2. For each year below 58 years, there will be a reduction of 4% on pensionable amount.
If somebody unable to complete 10 years of service, pension is not eligible as shown above.
13th July 2012 From India, Bangalore
In case ,one has not completed 10 years service ,he will get his EPS contribution, in case he is not employed.
In case , one has completed 10 years service but is below 50 years of age, he will get Scheme Certificate having details of his service, which can be given to new employer as and when one joins new estt. so as to claim benefits of his earlier service along with new period of service or to claim pension after 50 years of age .
A K CHANDOK
RPFC ( Retd.)
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13th July 2012 From India, Chandigarh