Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Grant of Dearness Allowance to Central Government employees – Revised Rates effective from 1.1.2018

No. 1/1/2018-E-II (B)
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Expenditure
North Block, New Delhi
Dated the 15th March, 2018.
OFFICE MEMORANDUM
Subject: Grant of Dearness Allowance to Central Government employees – Revised Rates effective from 1.1.2018.

RBE 36 / 2018 ७वें केन्द्रीय वेतन आयोग की सिफारिशो के अनुशार रात्रि डियूटी भत्ता (एनडीऐ ) की दरो में संसोधन करना

S.No. PC-VII/95

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
(RAILWAY BOARD)

RBE No. 36/2018

No.E(P&A)II-2017/HW-1 New Delhi, 
dated 08.03.2018

The General Managers/CAOs,
All Indian Railways & Production Units.

Sub:-Revision of the rates of Night Duty Allowance (NDA)recommendations of 7th Central Pay Commission.
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Tuesday, February 27, 2018

RBE No. 29/2018 Providing opportunity, for submitting representation, to the employees who have been awarded below “Very Good” Grading in their last three years’ APARs (for the purpose. of MACPs)

RBE No. 29/2018
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA ·
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
(RAILWAY BOARD)
No. E(NG)I-2018/CR/2                                                                                            New Delhi, dated 27.02.2018
The General Managers(P)
All Zonal Railways and Production Units.
(As per standard list).
Sub:- Providing opportunity, for submitting representation, to the employees who have been awarded below “Very Good” Grading in their last three years’ APARs (for the purpose. of MACPs)
As the. Railways ·are aware, based on recommendations of the 7thCPC, the benchmark for grant of MACPs benefit has been enhanced from “Good” to “Very Good” w.e.f. 25.07.2016, for which, three (03) years’ APARs are taken into consideration. The step has debarred certain number of staff from this financial upgradation.

Sunday, February 25, 2018

Non-applicability of Flexi Fare System for tickets booked on Privilege Ticket Order (PTOs) in Raidhani, Shatabdi, Duronto. Humsafar and Suvidha trains.

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
( MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS)
( RAILWAY BOARD)
No TC II/2910/2017/PTO/Flexi Fare
New Delhi
Dated 19.09.2017
The General Managers (Commercial).
All Zonal Railways
Managing Director/CRIS/Chanakyapuri/New Delhi
Sub: Non-applicability of Flexi Fare System for tickets booked on Privilege Ticket Order (PTOs) in Raidhani, Shatabdi, Duronto. Humsafar and Suvidha trains.
REF: l Requests of All India Railwaymen’s Federation dated 11.05.2017

Friday, February 23, 2018

Railway board’s order on Issue of advance Pass from next year’s account

Government of India
Ministry of Railways
(Railway Board)

No. E(W) 2007/PS5-1/9 New Delhi dated 02.09.2015

General Manager (P)
Eastern Railway
Kolkata.

Sub: Issue of advance Pass from next year’s account.

Ref: ER’s letter No.G470/0/1/XIV/P dated 31.08.2015.

With reference to ER’s letter cited above, it is advised that Privilege Pass/PTO/Post Retirement Complimentary Pass from next year’s account should be issued 5 months in advance in terms of amendments made to the Railway servants (Pass) Rules, 1986 (Second Edition-1993) through ACS No.73, issued vide Board’s letter of even number-dated 26.03.2012 which are reproduced below:-

Issue of First Class Privilege Passes

Saturday, February 17, 2018

RBE - 22/2018 - Amendment to Para 122 of IREM- Provision regarding filling up posts of Station Masters

RBE No.22./2018
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
(RAILWAY BOARD)
No.E(NG)I-2016/PM1/12                                                             New Delhi, dated: 16.02.2018
The General Manager(P)
All Indian railways & PUs
(as per standard list)
Sub: Amendment to Para 122 of IREM- Provision regarding filling up posts of Station Masters.
Attention is invited to para 122 of IREM Volume-I (Revised Edition-1989, First Re- print Edition, 2009), elaborating the procedure of filling up the post of’ ASM/SM.

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

RBE No.15 /2018 - Revision of the rates of Hospital Patient Care Allowance (HPCA) and Patient Care Allowance (PCA) to Railway employees working in Railway Hospitals and Health Units/Clinics-regarding.

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS

(RAILWAY BOARD)




S.No.PC-VII/91

RBE No.15 /2018
No.E(P&A)II-2017/AL-3

New Delhi, dated 30.01.2018

The General Managers/CAOs,

All Indian Railways & Production Units.

Sub:-Revision of the rates of Hospital Patient Care Allowance (HPCA) and Patient Care Allowance (PCA) to Railway employees working in Railway Hospitals and Health Units/Clinics-regarding.

Hospital Patient Care Allowance (HPCA)/Patient Care Allowance (PCA) was introduced on the Railways in terms of Board’s letter No.E(P&A)II-98/HW-5, dt. 09.01.2008 (RBE No.1/2008). Subsequently, on implementation of Oh CPC recommendations, the rates of HPCA/PCA have been revised vide Board’s letter No.E(P&A)II-2013/AL-3, dt. 20.02.2013 (RBE No.15/2013) and dt. 14.07.2014 (RBE No.74/2014).

Monday, January 29, 2018

Admissibility of pay/stipend and other allowances such as ALKM/TA etc. to the Running Staff selected under GDCE for the post of JEs.

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS

(RAILWAY BOARD)


No.E(P&A)II-2017/RS-07
New Delhi, dated: 20.12.2017


The General Manager (P),

Southern Railway,

Chennai.


Sub:- Admissibility of pay/stipend and other allowances such as ALKM/TA etc. to the Running Staff selected under GDCE for the post of JEs.


Ref:- Railway letter No. P(S) 353/IV/PGT Dn. Court Cases dated 29-08-2016 & 23-02-2017.

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

RBE No. 12/2018 - Extension of benefit of Grade Pay of Rs. 4200 (Non-functional) to staff working in the cadre of Pharmacist in case of transfer on own request.

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
(RAILWAY BOARD)
PC-VI No. 383
RBE No. 12/2018
No.PC-VI/2009/I/RSRP/10
New Delhi, Dated: 23.01.2018


The General Manager (P),
All Indian Railways & Production Units
(as per mailing list)

Sub: Extension of benefit of Grade Pay of Rs. 4200 (Non-functional) to staff working in the cadre of Pharmacist in case of transfer on own request.


Pharmacists who join in the entry grade of GP Rs. 2800/- (presently Level 5) are eligible for non-functional upgradation to GP Rs. 4200/- (presently Level 6) after 2 years of regular service in the Grade, in terms of RBE No. 47/2010 dated 30.03.2010 as further clarified vide RBE No. 165/2010 dated 19.11.2010.

RBE No.11/2018 -Recruitment of staff in Level – 1 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix on Indian Railways – Criteria for Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
(RAILWAY BOARD)
RBE No.11/2018
No.E(NG)-II/2017/RR-l/10

New 

Delhi, dated: 24.01.2018


The General Manager (P),
All Zonal Railways/Production Units


Sub: Recruitment of staff in Level – 1 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix on Indian Railways – Criteria for Physical Efficiency Test (PET) regarding.


Ref: This office letter No. E(NG)ll/2012/RR-1/14 elated 12.11.2012 (RBE No. 126/2012).


Attention is invited to Board’!? letter under reference prescribing criteria for Physical Efficiency Test (PET) for recruitment of staff for all categories in Level – 1 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix (earlier Grade Pay 1800/-) on Indian Railways.

RBE No. 10/2018 - Recommendations of the Seventh Central Pay Commission – Implementation of decision relating to the grant of Children Education Allowance

RBE No.10 /2018
PC-VII No.89

Government of India
Ministry of Railways
(Railway Board)
No.E(W)2017/ED-2/3
New Delhi, Dated:25-01-2018
The General Manager (P),
All Indian Railways &
Production Units.
Sub: Recommendations of the Seventh Central pay Commission —Implementation of decision relating to the grant of Children Education Allowance.
Please refer to Railway Board’s letter of even number dated 12.10.2017 circulating therewith Office Memorandum No. A-27012/02/2017-Estt.(AL) dated 16.08.2017 of the Deptt. of Personnel & Training

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Clarification regarding bunching of stages under revised pay structure.

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
(RAILWAY BOARD)

F.No. PC-VII/2016/RSRP/3

New Delhi,
dated: 15/01/2018

OFFICE MEMORANDUM

Sub: Clarification regarding bunching of stages under revised pay structure.

Detailed guidelines on the subject have been issued vide MoF’s OM No. 1-6/2016-IC dated 03.08.2017, which has been adopted in Railways through letter 27.09.2017. Para 7 of MoF’s OM dated 03.08.2017 states clarify inter alia “…..benefit on account of bunching cannot be extended with reference to pay stages lower than the Entry Pay indicated by the 7th CPC (emphasis added) for that level in the Pay Matrix. Extending the bene×t of bunching with reference to pay stages below the entry pay will perpetuate the difference in pay on account of differential Entry Pay which was addressed by 7th CPC (emphasis added)”.

Monday, January 22, 2018

RBE No 09/2018 State Railway Provident Fund – Rate of interest during the year 2017-18 (January, 2018- March, 2018)

RBE No 09/2018  State Railway Provident Fund – Rate of interest during the year 2017-18 (January, 2018- March, 2018)


Friday, January 19, 2018

RBE No.07/2018 - Recording of higher academic/educational qualification in the Service Record of employees recruited through RRBs.

Government Of India
Ministry Of Railways
(Railway Board)

RBE No.07/2018

No. E(NG)I-2016/IC-2/2                                                                                      New Delhi, dated 19.01.2018

The General Manager(P)s,
All Zohal Railways & Production Units.
(As per standard list).

Sub : Recording of higher academic/educational qualification in the Service Record of employees recruited through RRBs.

Persuant to a decision taken in PNM/AIRF meeting Agenda Item No. 34/2016, instructions were issued vide Board’s letter of even number dated 07.12.2017 (RBE No. 191/2017) for recording of

Friday, January 12, 2018

RBE No. 04/2018 - Digitalization of Service Records of employees.

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA भारत सरकार
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS रेल मंत्रालय 
(RAILWAY BOARD रेल भवन)
RBE No. 04/2018
New Delhi, dated : 12.01.2018
No.E(G)2018/FR 1-1
The General Managers,
All Indian Railways & Production Units etc
Sub:- Digitalization of Service Records of employees.
As you are aware, the Government is encouraging to undertake digitalization of more and more activities. As a step in this direction, it has been decided by the Ministry of Railways that Service Records of all the Railway Employees working in the Zonal Railways and Production Units etc. should be digitized.
It may please be ensured that this process may be completed by the target date of 31.03.2018. Meanwhile, a status report as on December 31, 2017 may be sent to this office by email(ID of Dy. Dir./Estt.(Genl)III/Rly. Board at devasia.joseph@nic.in
(Dr. Anand S. Khati)
Exec. Dir. Estt.(Genl.)
Railway Board
No. E(G)2018/FR 1-1 New Delhi dated January 12, 2018


Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Process Reform- Regarding Station/Headquarter leave permission for going abroad on leave

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
RAILWAY BOARD

No. 2017 /Trans/Process Reforms/Estt.                                                  New Delhi, Dated: 29.11.2017

The General Manager, All Indian Railways/PUs, NF(C), CORE
The DG/RDSO/Lucknow, DG/NAIR
CAOs, DMW/ Patiala, WPO/ Patna, COFMOW/NDLS, RWP/Bela, IROAF

Sub: Process Reform- Regarding Station/Headquarter leave permission for going abroad on leave

During interactions with field officials it has emerged that time bound grant of permission to employees for leaving station/headquarters for going abroad while on leave is an issue. The matter has been considered and following instructions are issued.


2. Vide O.M. No F.No. 11013/8/2015-Estt.A-III dated 27 th July 2015, Department of
Personnel & Training (DOPT), Min istry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions has circulated detai led instructions with regard to requirement of taking prior permission by government servants for leaving station/headquarters for going abroad while on leave. These instructions have been circulated vide Railway Board letter No. E(P&A) I -20 15/CPC/ LE-3 dated 18.09.20 15 (RBE No I 07/20 15) to all Zonal Railways/PUs and other rai I way offices.


3. The above mentioned O.M. of DOPT inter alia mentions that ” … .it is also desirable that requests of Government servants for such permission are dealt with expeditiously. It may be ensured that the decisions are conveyed to the Government servants within 21 days of receipt of complete application to the competent authority. Any lacunae in the application should be brought to the notice of the Government servant within one week of the receipt of
the application. In the event of failure on the part of the competent authority to communicate its decision to the Government employee concerned within 21 days of receipt of the application, the employee concerned shall be free to assume that permission has been granted to him”

4. It should be ensured that the above instructions of DOPT are implemented.
This issues with the approval of CRB.

DAI- Rly Bd letter No E (P&A) I – 20 15/CPC/LE-3 dated 18.09.20 15
(RBE No 107/2015)

Copy: As per list enclosed

Executive Director (Elect)
Transformation Cell
Phone/fax: 011-23047542
29.11.20 17

Source:- www.airfindia.org

RBE No.206/2017 - Implementation of recommendations of Seventh Central Pay Commission accepted by the Government — Grant of Extra Work Allowance

Government Of India
Ministry Of Railways
(Railway Board)
PC-VII No.86
RBE No.206/2017
No.E(P&A)I-2017/SP-1/Genl-6
New Delhi, dated 27-12-2017
The General Managers and Principal Financial Advisers
All Indian Railways & Production Units.
Sub: Implementation of recommendations of Seventh Central Pay Commission accepted by the Government — Grant of Extra Work Allowance (abolition of existing Library Allowance).
Ref: (i) Railway Board’s letter No. E(P&A)I-2009/SP-1/Gen1/1 dated 30.04.2010(Annexure-A-3).
(ii) Ministry of Finance’s OM No.12-3/2016-E.III(A) dated 20.07.2017.