Staff Reporter

COIMBATORE: The State Government has extended the Tamil Nadu Government Pensioners' Health Fund Scheme 1995 to all family pensioners, including teacher family pensioners, with effect from September 1, 2009.

Family pensioners who are willing to enrol under the scheme should exercise their option to the pension pay officer treasury officer sub – treasury officer or manager of public sector banks to deduct Rs. 75 from their family pension towards contribution to Tamil Nadu Government Pensioners' Health Fund Scheme.

Pensioners can opt for this scheme before June 30, 2010, according to a release.

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