Tuesday, January 30, 2018

RBE No.15 /2018 - Revision of the rates of Hospital Patient Care Allowance (HPCA) and Patient Care Allowance (PCA) to Railway employees working in Railway Hospitals and Health Units/Clinics-regarding.

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS

(RAILWAY BOARD)




S.No.PC-VII/91

RBE No.15 /2018
No.E(P&A)II-2017/AL-3

New Delhi, dated 30.01.2018

The General Managers/CAOs,

All Indian Railways & Production Units.

Sub:-Revision of the rates of Hospital Patient Care Allowance (HPCA) and Patient Care Allowance (PCA) to Railway employees working in Railway Hospitals and Health Units/Clinics-regarding.

Hospital Patient Care Allowance (HPCA)/Patient Care Allowance (PCA) was introduced on the Railways in terms of Board’s letter No.E(P&A)II-98/HW-5, dt. 09.01.2008 (RBE No.1/2008). Subsequently, on implementation of Oh CPC recommendations, the rates of HPCA/PCA have been revised vide Board’s letter No.E(P&A)II-2013/AL-3, dt. 20.02.2013 (RBE No.15/2013) and dt. 14.07.2014 (RBE No.74/2014).

Monday, January 29, 2018

Admissibility of pay/stipend and other allowances such as ALKM/TA etc. to the Running Staff selected under GDCE for the post of JEs.

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS

(RAILWAY BOARD)


No.E(P&A)II-2017/RS-07
New Delhi, dated: 20.12.2017


The General Manager (P),

Southern Railway,

Chennai.


Sub:- Admissibility of pay/stipend and other allowances such as ALKM/TA etc. to the Running Staff selected under GDCE for the post of JEs.


Ref:- Railway letter No. P(S) 353/IV/PGT Dn. Court Cases dated 29-08-2016 & 23-02-2017.

Thursday, January 25, 2018

RBE No. 10/2018 - Recommendations of the Seventh Central Pay Commission – Implementation of decision relating to the grant of Children Education Allowance

RBE No.10 /2018
PC-VII No.89

Government of India
Ministry of Railways
(Railway Board)
No.E(W)2017/ED-2/3
New Delhi, Dated:25-01-2018
The General Manager (P),
All Indian Railways &
Production Units.
Sub: Recommendations of the Seventh Central pay Commission —Implementation of decision relating to the grant of Children Education Allowance.
Please refer to Railway Board’s letter of even number dated 12.10.2017 circulating therewith Office Memorandum No. A-27012/02/2017-Estt.(AL) dated 16.08.2017 of the Deptt. of Personnel & Training

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

RBE 13/2018 -Implementation of Government’s decision on the recommendations of the Seventh Central Pay Commission – Revision of Pension of pre-2016 retired running staff.


RBE No.11/2018 -Recruitment of staff in Level – 1 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix on Indian Railways – Criteria for Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
(RAILWAY BOARD)
RBE No.11/2018
No.E(NG)-II/2017/RR-l/10

New 

Delhi, dated: 24.01.2018


The General Manager (P),
All Zonal Railways/Production Units


Sub: Recruitment of staff in Level – 1 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix on Indian Railways – Criteria for Physical Efficiency Test (PET) regarding.


Ref: This office letter No. E(NG)ll/2012/RR-1/14 elated 12.11.2012 (RBE No. 126/2012).


Attention is invited to Board’!? letter under reference prescribing criteria for Physical Efficiency Test (PET) for recruitment of staff for all categories in Level – 1 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix (earlier Grade Pay 1800/-) on Indian Railways.

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

RBE No. 12/2018 - Extension of benefit of Grade Pay of Rs. 4200 (Non-functional) to staff working in the cadre of Pharmacist in case of transfer on own request.

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
(RAILWAY BOARD)
PC-VI No. 383
RBE No. 12/2018
No.PC-VI/2009/I/RSRP/10
New Delhi, Dated: 23.01.2018


The General Manager (P),
All Indian Railways & Production Units
(as per mailing list)

Sub: Extension of benefit of Grade Pay of Rs. 4200 (Non-functional) to staff working in the cadre of Pharmacist in case of transfer on own request.


Pharmacists who join in the entry grade of GP Rs. 2800/- (presently Level 5) are eligible for non-functional upgradation to GP Rs. 4200/- (presently Level 6) after 2 years of regular service in the Grade, in terms of RBE No. 47/2010 dated 30.03.2010 as further clarified vide RBE No. 165/2010 dated 19.11.2010.

Clarification regarding bunching of stages under revised pay structure.

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
(RAILWAY BOARD)

F.No. PC-VII/2016/RSRP/3

New Delhi,
dated: 15/01/2018

OFFICE MEMORANDUM

Sub: Clarification regarding bunching of stages under revised pay structure.

Detailed guidelines on the subject have been issued vide MoF’s OM No. 1-6/2016-IC dated 03.08.2017, which has been adopted in Railways through letter 27.09.2017. Para 7 of MoF’s OM dated 03.08.2017 states clarify inter alia “…..benefit on account of bunching cannot be extended with reference to pay stages lower than the Entry Pay indicated by the 7th CPC (emphasis added) for that level in the Pay Matrix. Extending the bene×t of bunching with reference to pay stages below the entry pay will perpetuate the difference in pay on account of differential Entry Pay which was addressed by 7th CPC (emphasis added)”.

Monday, January 22, 2018

RBE No 09/2018 State Railway Provident Fund – Rate of interest during the year 2017-18 (January, 2018- March, 2018)

RBE No 09/2018  State Railway Provident Fund – Rate of interest during the year 2017-18 (January, 2018- March, 2018)


Friday, January 19, 2018

RBE No.07/2018 - Recording of higher academic/educational qualification in the Service Record of employees recruited through RRBs.

Government Of India
Ministry Of Railways
(Railway Board)

RBE No.07/2018

No. E(NG)I-2016/IC-2/2                                                                                      New Delhi, dated 19.01.2018

The General Manager(P)s,
All Zohal Railways & Production Units.
(As per standard list).

Sub : Recording of higher academic/educational qualification in the Service Record of employees recruited through RRBs.

Persuant to a decision taken in PNM/AIRF meeting Agenda Item No. 34/2016, instructions were issued vide Board’s letter of even number dated 07.12.2017 (RBE No. 191/2017) for recording of

Friday, January 12, 2018

RBE No. 04/2018 - Digitalization of Service Records of employees.

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA भारत सरकार
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS रेल मंत्रालय 
(RAILWAY BOARD रेल भवन)
RBE No. 04/2018
New Delhi, dated : 12.01.2018
No.E(G)2018/FR 1-1
The General Managers,
All Indian Railways & Production Units etc
Sub:- Digitalization of Service Records of employees.
As you are aware, the Government is encouraging to undertake digitalization of more and more activities. As a step in this direction, it has been decided by the Ministry of Railways that Service Records of all the Railway Employees working in the Zonal Railways and Production Units etc. should be digitized.
It may please be ensured that this process may be completed by the target date of 31.03.2018. Meanwhile, a status report as on December 31, 2017 may be sent to this office by email(ID of Dy. Dir./Estt.(Genl)III/Rly. Board at devasia.joseph@nic.in
(Dr. Anand S. Khati)
Exec. Dir. Estt.(Genl.)
Railway Board
No. E(G)2018/FR 1-1 New Delhi dated January 12, 2018


Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Process Reform- Regarding Station/Headquarter leave permission for going abroad on leave

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
RAILWAY BOARD

No. 2017 /Trans/Process Reforms/Estt.                                                  New Delhi, Dated: 29.11.2017

The General Manager, All Indian Railways/PUs, NF(C), CORE
The DG/RDSO/Lucknow, DG/NAIR
CAOs, DMW/ Patiala, WPO/ Patna, COFMOW/NDLS, RWP/Bela, IROAF

Sub: Process Reform- Regarding Station/Headquarter leave permission for going abroad on leave

During interactions with field officials it has emerged that time bound grant of permission to employees for leaving station/headquarters for going abroad while on leave is an issue. The matter has been considered and following instructions are issued.


2. Vide O.M. No F.No. 11013/8/2015-Estt.A-III dated 27 th July 2015, Department of
Personnel & Training (DOPT), Min istry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions has circulated detai led instructions with regard to requirement of taking prior permission by government servants for leaving station/headquarters for going abroad while on leave. These instructions have been circulated vide Railway Board letter No. E(P&A) I -20 15/CPC/ LE-3 dated 18.09.20 15 (RBE No I 07/20 15) to all Zonal Railways/PUs and other rai I way offices.


3. The above mentioned O.M. of DOPT inter alia mentions that ” … .it is also desirable that requests of Government servants for such permission are dealt with expeditiously. It may be ensured that the decisions are conveyed to the Government servants within 21 days of receipt of complete application to the competent authority. Any lacunae in the application should be brought to the notice of the Government servant within one week of the receipt of
the application. In the event of failure on the part of the competent authority to communicate its decision to the Government employee concerned within 21 days of receipt of the application, the employee concerned shall be free to assume that permission has been granted to him”

4. It should be ensured that the above instructions of DOPT are implemented.
This issues with the approval of CRB.

DAI- Rly Bd letter No E (P&A) I – 20 15/CPC/LE-3 dated 18.09.20 15
(RBE No 107/2015)

Copy: As per list enclosed

Executive Director (Elect)
Transformation Cell
Phone/fax: 011-23047542
29.11.20 17

Source:- www.airfindia.org

RBE No.206/2017 - Implementation of recommendations of Seventh Central Pay Commission accepted by the Government — Grant of Extra Work Allowance

Government Of India
Ministry Of Railways
(Railway Board)
PC-VII No.86
RBE No.206/2017
No.E(P&A)I-2017/SP-1/Genl-6
New Delhi, dated 27-12-2017
The General Managers and Principal Financial Advisers
All Indian Railways & Production Units.
Sub: Implementation of recommendations of Seventh Central Pay Commission accepted by the Government — Grant of Extra Work Allowance (abolition of existing Library Allowance).
Ref: (i) Railway Board’s letter No. E(P&A)I-2009/SP-1/Gen1/1 dated 30.04.2010(Annexure-A-3).
(ii) Ministry of Finance’s OM No.12-3/2016-E.III(A) dated 20.07.2017.

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Admissibility of House Rent Allowance during Study Leave.

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
(RAILWAY BOARD)
New Delhi, dated 05.12.2017


No.E(P&A)II-2017/HRA-4

The General Manager(P),
Eastern Railway,
Kolkata

Sub.:- Admissibility of House Rent Allowance during Study Leave.
Ref:- Eastern Railway’s letter No.E.77/o/Vol.VIII, dated 06.03.2011.


With reference to Eastern Railway’s letter under reference, it is stated that the matter has seen considered in Board’s office and it has been observed that on the identical issue a clarification already

RBE No. 195/2017 - Minimum educational qualification for appointment in Level-l of the pay matix of 7th CPC on compassionate grounds

                                                                                                                                                       RBE No. 195/2017
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
(RAILWAY BOARD)
No. E(NG)II/2016/RR-1/12 (3192238)                        New Delhi, dated 18.12.200. 7
The General Manager (P),
All Zonal Railways/Production Units I
(As per standard mailing list)
Sub:. Minimum educational qualification for appointment in Level-l of the pay matix of 7th CPC on compassionate grounds
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Attention is invited to instructions issued vide this Ministry’s letter under RBE No.73/2017 dated 27.07.2017 and RBE No. 192/2017 dated 11.12.2017, laying down minimum educational qualification for recruitment of staff from open market to posts in Level-l of the pay matrix of ih CPC (earlier Grade Pay

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
(RAILWAY BOARD)
No.E(P&A)II-2017/HRA-4
New Delhi, dated 05.12.2017.
The General Manager (P),
Eastern Railway,
Kolkata
Sub .:- Admissibility of House Rent Allowance during Study Leave.
Ref:- Eastern Railway’s letter No.E.77/o/Vol.VIII, dated 06.03.2017.
With reference to Eastern Railway’s letter under reference, it is stated that the matter has been considered in Board’s office and it has been observed that on the identical issue a