You have received a msg from PCDA Pension that your pension has been migrated from Bank to SPARSH. The next step is that the PCDA will send you the user ID and Password.  If you have received your user ID and password then you may login to the SPARSH Portal otherwise you should wait for receiving the user ID and Password.

Whether you received your user ID and password  or not, once you have been intimated regarding the migration of your pension to SPARSH, your Life Certificate submission should be regulated with the SPARSH.

You have option to submit Life Certificate for this year through SPARSH Portal or directly through Jeevan Praman Web Portal/ Mobile App.


If you are capable to login to the SPARSH, then Click on the “Identification” menu available in the left panel of the page.

Thereafter if you are willing to submit your life certificate through DLC (Digital Life Certificate) using  biometric device, click on DLC and go for next steps.

If you are not comfortable with Digital Life Certificate then Click on “Generate MLC Number” to download a blank MLC (Manual Life Certificate) form. A PDF file of ‘Life Certificate’ will get generated.

There after follow the steps as below for manual life certificate process

Step – 1          Click on “Initiate Request” to initiate the Identification request. One grid will be displayed with the status of the request as “Saved”.

Step – 2          Take the print out of the PDF file, fill the requisite details and get in

signed by a Competent Authority (Class-1 Gazetted Officer) along with the Official Seal.

Step – 3          Access the “Identification Service Request” and upload the signed Life Certificate.

Step – 4          Complete all other declarations and finally submit the request.

The above steps can be accessed only after sanction of PPO and after retirement.

If you want to submit your life other than using SPARSH Portal, then just go through the Jeevan Praman DigitalLife Certificate submission process and follow  the direction as mentioned below :

 Instructions For identification:-
On Jeevan Pramaan Portal on Digital Life Certificate, pensioner is required to fill in the following-

• PDA    ;    SPARSH
• PPO No. ;   SPARSH PPO No.
• Account No.;    Bank a/c no. (in which pension was being received)


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