How to download ePPO

Defence Pensioners have already received SPARSH User ID and Password on their mobile number and email .  The SPARSH pension Portal launched by PCDA (Pension), Prayagraj is an exclusive platform for defence pensioners including civilian retirees of Defence.  If you still have not received your SPARSH User ID Password, kindly lodge a grievance to the official website of PCDA(P), Prayagraj or know the alternate ways mentioned in this website to know your sparsh PPO. In this article we will know How to download SARSH PPO.

PPO is issued to the Pension at the time of proceeding to pension establishment.  Thereafter as and when any revision or rectification is done, corrigendum PPO is issued to Defence pensioners by PCDA, Prayagraj.  Now, the Defence pension authority has decided to issue your PPO through SPARSH Portal as e-version. To download your latest PPO you should login your SPARSH profile using the credential. SPARSH is very convenient and user friendly for Defence pensioners. Initially, you might have faced or facing some problem with this because of new system. But, it is very sure that in future, you will feel convenient with this new system of your pension.

Steps to login to your SPARSH Account using your mobile phone or Desktop/Laptop is below :-

Step I  :  Just brows to SPARSH Portal to  and login  using your user ID and Password already received in your mobile phone message. 

Step-II  :  After frst time login you should Change the pass word in the SPARSH Portal, if you have not done it earlier, do it now. Now continue to next step.  To know more about sparsh login system you may visit our official website

Step –III : Complete acknowledgement process just clicking next buttons on the SPARSH Portal.

Step-IV :  Complete declaration just clicking next buttons and give OTP received in your registered mobile number linked to Adhaar.  You should put your Adhaar Number and linked mobile number here.

Now you have completed your SPARSH First login process.  You may now check your documents , i.e  your PPO, Pension Slip, family detaills, pension details, pension entitlement etc.  You don’t  need to do any mandatory action in the SPARSH Portal other than the action mentioned above.

Step V :  SPARSH is an exclusive platform for defence pensioners, you may perform multiple task using the SPARSH Portal.   To download your e PPO from SPARSH, just click on My document button and then you will find all your document at Right main panel I.e  PPO, Pension Slip, Form 16 etc.    Now click on the PPO and a pdf copy of your e PPO will appear.  You should have installed PDF reader in your system to read the downloaded pdf file.

This is the procedure to download your PPO.   To know more about use of SPARSH otal or any problem faced during use of your SPARSH Profile, kindly let us know or contact the PCDA Nodal officers.


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