Railway sports persons are participating in Asian Games to be held at Incheon City of South Korea

78 Railway Players & Coaches Selected to be a Part of the Indian Contingent to Participate in the Forthcoming Asian Games, South Korea A good numbers of Railway sports persons have found place in the Indian contingent participating in the forth coming Asian Games to be held at Incheon City of South Korea from 19th […]

Policy regarding participation of Indian Railways Personnel in Meditation/ Yoga/ Spiritual and other related programmes

Special Casual Leave (SCL) upto a maximum of nine (09) days inclusive of four (04) days journey time would be allowed once in a year for one such special programmes conducted by Railway Board… Government of India (Bharat Sarkar) Ministry of Railways (Rail Mantralaya) (Railway Board) No. 2012/E(Trg)/12/17 New Delhi, dt. 13.08.2014 RBE NO. 88/2014 […]

Railway University to be set up for Railway Employees

Staff Welfare Fund Contribution to be Increased Railway University to be set up for Railway Employees The Minister of Railways Shri D. V. Sadananda Gowda has announced several measures for welfare and skill development of railway staff. Presenting the Railway Budget 2014-15 in Parliament today, the Minister said, these measures include: i) Increase in contribution […]

AIRF highlighted genuine demands of Railway Employees for Railway Budget 2014-15

AIRF highlighted genuine demands of Railway Employees for Railway Budget 2014-15 Railway Budget 2014-15 – Suggestions of AIRF All India Railwaymen’s Federation 4, State Entry Road, New Delhi – 110055 No.AIRF/60 Dated: June 28, 2014 Hon’ble Minister for Railways, Ministry of Railways, (Government of India), New Delhi Respected Sir, Sub: Rail Budget 2014-15 – AIRF’s […]

Principles of Determination of Pay and Minimum & Maximum Wages Submitted to 7th CPC by IRTSA

Principles of Determination of Pay & Determination of Minimum & Maximum Wages Submitted to 7th CPC by IRTSA Presentation on Principle of Pay determination & Minimum and Maximum Pay – Compiled by Er. K.V. Ramesh, Senior JGS/IRTSA Principles of Determination of Pay & Determination of Minimum & Maximum Wages Submitted to 7th CENTRAL PAY COMMISSION […]

No Private Companies in Railways: SRMU General Secretary, N. Kannaiah Demands

No Private Companies in Railways: SRMU General Secretary, N. Kannaiah Demands Chennai: The SRMU General Meeting was held on Thursday in Chennai under the leadership of its President, C.A. Raja Sridhar. In his speech, he said that allowing foreign investments in Indian railways would be detrimental to the welfare of the people and the employees. […]

Railway Board issued clarification on the issue of complimentary passes…

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS (RAILWAY BOARD) E(W)2012/PS 5-2/5 Date 23-07-2013. The General Manger, All Indian Railways and PUs. Sub :- Issue of complimentary passes to the regular staff of NZRE CTC Society. Ref :- This office letter of even no. dated 27/9/2012. The issue was raised by AIRF in the PNM Meeting held […]

One Increment Issue : Granting of one increment to Railway Employees in pre-revised scale from 1.1.2006

One Increment Issue : Granting of one increment to Railway Employees in pre-revised scale from 1.1.2006 Railway Board has issued a clarification order regarding one increment pending issue from 1.1.2006 to those old increment falling between 2nd Jan and 30th June 2006. The Board has advised to fix the pay on increment with the guidelines […]

Railway employees booking against Duty Pass Quota and Complimentary passes

Railway employees booking against Duty Pass Quota and Complimentary passes Any limited number of berths/seats earmarked in express trains for Railway employees against their pass entitlement..? A limited number of berths/seats have been earmarked in Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto Express Trains in all classes and in air-conditioned class of Jan Shatabdi Express Trains as Duty […]

Revision in the rates of Kilometreage Allowance and Allowance in lieu of Kilometreage (ALK) with effect from 01.01.2011

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS RAILWAY BOARD S.No.PC-VI/293 RBE No.77/2012 No.E(P&A)II-2005/RS-34 New Delhi, dated : 28.06.2012 The General Managers/CAOs, All Indian Railways & Production Units etc. Sub: Revision in the rates of Kilometreage Allowance and Allowance in lieu of Kilometreage (ALK) with effect from 01.01.2011. After the promulgation of the Railway Services (Revised Pay) […]

Free Rail Travel Facility to Arjuna Awardee Sportspersons Extended to Rajdhani/Shatabdi Trains also

Free Rail Travel Facility to Arjuna Awardee Sportspersons Extended to Rajdhani/Shatabdi Trains also The Ministry of Railways has decided that the Complimentary Card Passes issued to sportspersons who are Arjuna Awardees shall now be valid for travel in 1st Class/2nd AC in Rajdhani trains and Chair Car (CC) in Shatabdi trains besides being valid for […]

Nursing Staff to get two additional increments – Railway Board order

Nursing Staff to get two additional increments – Railway Board order Railway Board has issued an order on 14.3.12 related to Nursing Staff. Qualified in B.Sc degree of a Nursing staff is an additional qualification, they will be issued two advance increments. They have to appointed before 1.1.1996 and the additional increments are non-absorbable and […]

Railways take Measures to Strengthen Security at Stations

Ministry of Railways Railways take Measures to Strengthen Security at Stations Indian Railways are implementing Integrated Security System at 202 important and sensitive stations of the country in first phase. Out of these 202 stations, the system is scheduled to become functional at 76 stations by 31st March 2012 and at remaining stations in 2012-13. […]

Re-reimbursement of Children Education Allowance to Railway employees

NFIR National Federation of Indian Railwaymen (Affiliated to Indian National Union Congress) (Affiliated to International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) London) No.I/13(a) Dated – February 06, 2012 Sub: Re-reimbursement of Children Education Allowance to the employees – Unjustified decision to deny the Allowance on the plea on non-production of original bills – S.C.Railway Ref : Railway […]

Rates of Night Duty Allowance (NDA) w.e.f. 01.07.2011 to Industrial Staff / Employees in Railways

GOVERNEMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS (RAILWAY BOARD) RB/ESTT. No.160/2011 New Delhi, Dated 29.11.2011 No. E(P&A)II/2011/HW-2 The General Manager (P), All Zonal Railways/ Production Units etc., (As per standard mailing list No.I & II) Sub: Rates of Night Duty Allowance w.e.f. 01.07.2011. Consequent to sanction of an additional instalment of Dearness Allowance vide this Ministry’s […]

Revision of rates of stipend to apprentices and trainees on Railways

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS (Railway Board) S.No.PC-VI/279 No.PC-V/2008/PS/1(Stipend) RBE No.151/2011 New Delhi, dated 20/10/2011 The General Managers All Indian Railways and PUs (As per mailing list) Sub: Revision of rates of stipend to apprentices and trainees on Railways. consequent upon the revision in training period of Jr.Engineer Mechanical Department, item No.23 of the […]

Encashment of Leave to be granted to Railway Servants on their appointment in Central Public Enterprises

Encashment of Leave to be granted to Railway Servants on their appointment in Central Public Enterprises The Railway Board has directed to all GMs/Head of Deaprtments of All Indian Railways/Production units, regarding the subject of entitlement to leave encashment on appointment of Railway Servants in Central Public Enterprises. In exercise of the powers conferred by […]

Penalty of withholding increments imposed under Vth CPC Scales and operated in the VI CPC Pay plus Grade Pay

Penalty of withholding increments imposed under Vth CPC Scales and operated in the VI CPC Pay plus Grade Pay A Railway Board letter has been uploaded on NFIR’s official website on 31.10.2011, which is pertaining to that penalty of withholding increments imposed under Vth CPC scales and operated in the VIth CPC pay plus grade […]

Payment of Dearness allowance to Railway employees – Railway Board order

Payment of Dearness allowance to Railway employees – Railway Board order Granting of disbursement of Dearness allowance payment to Railway employees. The Dearness allowance is additionally enhanced from the existing rate of 51% to 58% with effect from 1.7.2011. The Railway Board order said that the amount of additional installment of Dearness allowance will be […]

Disbursement of Payment of Bonus to Railway Employees

Disbursement of Payment of Bonus to Railway Employees An Official Order has been sent to all General Managers of All Indian Railways and Production units regarding the disbursement of payment of Productivity Linked Bonus equivalent to 78 days wages to all eligible railway employees. It contains the conditions of eligibility to get the PLBonus under […]