Clarifications on Children Education Allowance
Railway Board has issued clarifications on Children Education Allowance-RBE 45/2012.
Development Fee/Parents Contribution charged by the school/institution in lieu of tuition fee shall be reimbursed.
Fee charged directly by the school/institution for catering to the special needs of the child with disabilities, duly certified by the school authorities, shall be reimbursed.
Henceforth, there will be no minimum age for any child for claiming reimbursement of Children Education Allowance/Hostel Subsidy.
Reimbursement may be allowed if the Government servant produces a duplicate receipt, duly authenticated by the school authorities.
Any encashment in the ceiling of reimbursement per annum due to increase in DA by 50% shall be applicable on pro-rata basis from the date of increase in DA.