GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
New Delhi, Dated 24.02.2012
The General Manager (P),
All Zonal Rallways/ Production Units.
Sub:- Appointment on compassionate grounds in Grade Pay of Rs.1800/-regarding.
Ref: Board’s letter (i) No. E(NG)II/2009/RR-1/10 Pt. dated 09/12/2010,
(ii) No. E(NG )II/2011/RR-1/11 dated 09/12/2011.
All India Railwaymen’s Federation in the PNM meeting with Railway Board held on 23/02/2012, have raised the issue of review of decision taken by the field units concerning compassionate appointment cases, which have been rejected on the basis of issuance of Board’s Instructions vide the letter under reference (i).
Accordingly, the matter has been considered and it has now been decided by the Ministry of Railways (Railway Board) that all those cases which have been rejected strictly in light of Board’s letter under reference (i), may be reconsidered by the field units in light of stipulation made vide letter issued under reference (ii).
Please acknowledge receipt.
Joint Director Estt.(N)II