RBE No. 12/2016
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
(RAILWAY BOARD)No. E(W) 2003/PS 5-8/1
New Delhi, Dated 29.01.2016
The General Managers(P)
The General Managers(Commercial),
All Indian Railways.
Sub: Family Identity Cards to retiring/retired railway employees.Ref: Board’s letter of even No. dated 16.03.2015.
In terms of Board’s letter cited under reference, Family Identity Cards (FICS) are to be issued to retiring/retired railway employees and the Widows of railway employees with life time validity.
2. The issue of simplification of FIGS, presently in the form of a booklet, was considered and with the approval of Board, it has been decided that individual FICs should be issued to the retiring/retired railway officials and the Widows of railway employees in the form of computer printed and laminated cards on the model enclosed as Annexure-L As it is stipulated in the Pass Rules that the Railway