GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
New Delhi, dated: 6.02.2012
The General Manager (P)
All Zonal Railways/PUs.
Sub: Appointment on Compassionate Grounds – Minimum Educational Qualification – regarding.
References are being received from zonal Railways/PUs seeking clarification whether exemption from possession of minimum educational qualification for compassionate ground appointment for widows are still applicable after the issue of Board’s instructions issued under RBE No.166/2011.
The matter has been examined and it is hereby advised that widows of ex-Railway employees will be covered in instructions issued under RBE No.166/2011 for the purpose of appointment on compassionate grounds.
Joint Director Estt. (N)-II