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001/2016  Age relaxation to the residents of the state of Jammu & Kashmir. E(NG)-II/95/RR-1/26 Dated 06.01.2016
002/2016  Out of turn promotion(OTP) to outstanding Sportsperson on sports account-Delegation of powers to GMs 2015/E(Sports)/4(1)/6 Date 07.01.2016

Competent Medical Officer/Board for issuing certificate of disability for the purpose of family pension under rule 75 of the Railway Service (Pension) Rules, 1993-Reg.

F(E)III/2005/PN1/32 Date 11.01.2016

Court orders against DOP&PW Government of India instructions on service matters-Consultation with Ministry of Law and DOP&PW on the question of filling appeals before implementation of court's order

F(E)/2008/PN1/13 Dated 11.01.2016
005/2016 Calling of options from staff to serve in newly set up Yadgir FIAT Bogie manufacturing plant E(NG)I-2015/TR/26 Date 11.01.2016
006/2016 Retention of leased accommodation by Railway Officers/staff while on study leave. अध्ययन अवकाश पर रहने के दौरान रेल अधिकारियों/कर्मचारियों द्वारा पट्टे पर लिए गए आवास को अपने पास रखना
E(G)2016 QR-1-1 Date 11.01.2016
007/2016 Increasing  Promotion Quota percentage for Technician III posts in Diesel/Electric Lco/EMU Sheds on Indian Railway from existing 20% to 25%
E(NG)I-2014/PM7/1 Date 14.01.2016
008/2016 Recruitment of Sportsperson against Sports Quota and out-of-turn promotion to Railway sportspersons on sports account-Modification/changes in policy.
2013/E(Sports)/4(1)/2/Policy Date 04.01.2016
009/2016 रेलों मे चिकित्सा विभाग मे फिजियोथेरेपिस्ट के पद पर ओपन मार्केट से भर्ती करने के लिए न्यूनतम शेक्षणिक अर्हता  E(NG)-II/2012/RR-1/3 Date 19.01.2016
010/2016 Modified Assured Career Progression Scheme for the Railway Employees-Instruction regarding
PC-VI/362 and PC-V/2009/ACP/2 Date 19.01.2016
011/2016 Training on Fire Safety to Railway Staff
E(MPP)2016/3/1 Date 27.01.2016
012/2016 Family Identity Cards to Retiring/Retired Railway Employees.
E(W)2003/PS 5-8/1 Date 29.01.2016
013/2016 Amendment to IREM Volume I (Rules governing promotion of Gr. ’C’ staff to Gr. ‘B’ posts)
E(GP)2005/2/69 Date 04.02.2016
014/2016 Not Issued / Received
015/2016 Implementation of recommendations of VIth CPC – merger of grades – revised classification and mode of filling up of non-gazetted posts – scheme for filling up of vacancies after 3l/12/2015  
016/2016 Inter divisional/inter Railway transfer of staff on administrative/Vigilance ground.
E(NG)I-2004/TR/22 Date 10.02.2016
017/2016 Discontinuation of interview/viva-voce while conducting recruitment for non- gazetted posts against direct recruitment quota vacancies on the Railways.
E(NG)-II/2016/RR-1/2 date 16.02.2016
018/2016 Posting of Traffic Apprentices as Station Masters withput Aptitude Test. E(NG)I-2012/PM1/25 Date 16.02.2016
019/2016 Modified ACP scheme (MACPS) for Railway employees -clarification regarding
PC-V/2009/ACP/2 Date 17.02.2016
020/2016 नए रेलों/नए मंडलों मे तैनात रेल कर्मचारियों को मकान किराया भत्ता प्रदान करना Grant of HRA to Railway Employees posted to new zones/new Divisions -Reg. E(P&A)II-98/HRA-6 Date 17.02.2016
021/2016 Education qualification for recruitment /promotion of post Graduate Teacher.
E(P&A) I-2014/PS-5/PE-4 Date 22.02.2016
022/2016 निःशक्त बच्चों /भाई बहनो को पारिवारिक पेंशन देने के संबंध मे Grant of Family Pension to a disabled child/sibling
F(E)III/20015/PN1/32 Date 24.02.2016
023/206 Election & Functioning of Central Executive Committee of All India OBC Railway Employees' Fedration/Association -Clarification from Registrar of Socieeties NCT of Delhi.
2013-E(SCT)I/71/5(Vol-I) Date 24.02.2016)
024/2016 Central Government Employees Group Insurance Scheme,1980-Tables of Benefits for the Savings for the period from 01.01.2016 to 31.12.2016
PC-III/2000/GIS/2 Date 03.03.2016
025/2016 Educational qualification for requirement to group 'C' posts in S&T Departments on the Railway.
E(NG)II/2001/RR-1/6 Date 07.03.2016
026/2016 GDCE for filling up of 25% net direct recruitment quota vacancies in Gr. 'C' Categories -extension of currency upto 31.03.2018
E(NG)I-2011/PM1/2 Date 08.03.2016
027/2016 Restoration of 1/3rd commuted portion of pension in respect of Government servants who had drawn lumpsum payment on absorption in Central Public Sector Undertaking /Central Autonomous Bodies -Stepping up of notional full pension wef 01.01.2006 for the purpose of Dearness relief and additional pension for old pensioners.
F(E)III/2005/PN1/23 date 11.03.2016
028/2016 Out of turn promotion (OTP) to outstanding sportsperson on sports account -Relaxation in minimum educational qualification and three year's service condition in existing post and Grade Pay & Exemption of typing test - Delegation of powers to GMs
2015/E(Sports)/4(1)/6 Date 14-03-2016
029/2016 Extension of the period of retention of Railway Accomodation at the previous place of posting in favour of officers/staff posted at ECR & NWR
E(G)2009/QR-1-2 Date 05.04.2016
030/2016 लोकपाल व लोकयुक्त अधिनियम 2013- रेल कर्मचारियों द्वारा परिसंपतियों और दायित्वों की घोषणा प्रस्तुत करना । E(D&A)2014GS1-2 Date 05/04/2016
031/2016 Tax benefit available under National Pension System (NPS)  2012/F(E)III/1(1)/4 Date 07.04.2016
032/2016 Payment of DA to Railway Employees - Revised rates effective from 01.01.2016 PC-VI/364 Date 08.04.2016
033/2016 Cases of promotion taking place in the pre revised pay structure between 1.1.2006 and the date of notification of RS(RP) Rules, 2008 and the subsequent merger of the pre revised pay scales of the promotion and the feeder posts in a common Grade -Fixation of pay -Regarsding.  (PC-VI/365) PC-VI/2015/IC/1 Dated 08.04.2016
034/2016 The Lokpal & Lokayukt Act, 2013-Submisiion of Declarations of assets and libilities by Railway Servants. E(D&A) 2014 GS1-2 Date 12.04.2016
035/2016 Revision of Pension of Pre-2006 pensioners-delinking of revised pension from qualifying service of 33 years.  F(E)III/2008/PN/12 Date 13.04.2016
036/2016 रेलवे हस्पतालों व स्वास्थ्य यूनिटों/क्लीनिकों मे कार्यरत ग्रुप 'सी' एवं 'डि' (गेर लिपिकी वर्गीय) रेल कर्मचारियों को अस्पताल मरीज देखभाल भत्ता (एचपीसीए) और मरीज देखभाल भत्ता (पीसीए) प्रदान करना। Grant of Hospital Patient Care Allowance (HPCA & PCA) to Group 'C' & 'D' (non ministrial) Railway Employee working in Railway Hospitals & Health Units/Clinics. E(P&A)II-98/HW-6 Vol.III Date 18.04.2016
037/2016 Revision of minimum rates of wages and variable dearness allowance wef 01.04.2016. 2016/E (LL)/AT/MW/1 Date 29.04.2016
038/2016 Transfer on deputation /foreign services of Central Government Employees to ex cadre post - Delegation of powres to Ministries/ Departments /Borrowing Orgnizations to extend deputation tenure upto 7 years in cases of Deputations covered by DOP&T's O.M. No. 6/8/2009-Estt.(Pay-II) dated 17th June 2010-regarding. F.No. 2010/F(E)II/I(I)/I Date 21.04.2016
039/2016 Retention of Railway accomodation post retirement by Railway Employees retired on grounds of total medical imcapacitation E(G) 2012 QR-1-7 Date 25.04.2016
040/2016 Grant of dearness relief to Railway pensioners /family pensioners –Revised rate effective from 01.01.2016. PC-VI/366, PC-VI/2008/1/7/2/2 Dated 25.04.2016
041/2016 Grant of EOL to probationary officers papering in one next CSE/ESE/CMS examination. E(Trg)98(19)/2 Dated 27.04.2016
042/2016 Procedure for grant of permission to the pensioners for commercial employement after retirement- revision of Form 1.  E(G)2015/EM i-37 Date 27.04.2016
043/2016 Permission to travel by Air to officer deputed as Expenditure Observer by Election Commission. F(E)I/2016/AL-28/22 Date 29.04.2016
044/2016 Policy regarding participation of Indian Railway Personnel in Meditation /Yoga /Spiritual and other related programme.  2012/E(Trg)/12/17 Dated 29.04.2016
045/2016 Filling up of the post of Dresser Gr.III/OTA Gr.III PB-1 Rs. 5200-20200 + GP Rs.1900 in the Medical Department. E(NG)I-2000/PM10/2 Date 03.05.2016
046/2016 Forwarding of Gazette Notification regarding revision of educational qualification of designated trades under Act E(MPP)/2016/6/2 Date 03.05.2016
047/2016 Clarification regarding exclusion of RPF/RPSF personnel from departmental selections. E(NG)I-2014/PM1/19 Dated 06.05.2016
048/2016 Grant of Dearness Relief to CPF beneficiaries in receipt of ex-gratia payment w.e.f. 01.07.2015. PC-V/2009/A/DR/1, PC-VI/368 Dated 13.05.2016
049/2016 Permission to travel by Airlines other than Air India.  F(E)I/2016/AL-28/25 Dated 16.05.2016
050/2016 Recognition of qualification obtained through Distance Education Mode- Acceptance for purpose of employement on the Railways. E(NG)-II/2010/RR-1/17 Date 17.05.2016
051/2016 Selection for Promotion to Group 'B"posts of Assistant Nursing Officer in PB-3 with GP Rs 5400 E(MPP)2015/3/24 Dated 24.05.2016
052/2016 Recognition of Technical Training Centre/MCF/Rae Bareli.  
053/2016 Special Benefit in cases of death & disability in service-Revision of Disability Pension/Family Pension of pre-2006 disability pensioners/family pensioners-reg F(E)III/2008/PN1/20 Date 24-05-2016
054/2016 Recruitment of sportsperson on zonal Railways/production Units against sports Quota. 2015/E(Sports)/4(1)/11 Dated 25-05-2016
055/2016 Exits & withdrawls under the National Pension System-Reg. 2016/F(E)/III/1(1)/3 Date 27.05.2016
056/2016 Clarification about educational qualification of ex-serviceman candidates –reg. E(NG)II/2014/RR-1/3 Date 27-5-2016
057/2016 Enhancement of age of superannuation of IRMS Doctors (GDMOs) E(P&A)I-2016/RT-16 Dated 31-05-2016
058/2016 Grant of Hospital Patient Care Allowance (HPCA) & Patient Care Allowance (PCA) to Group 'C" & "D" (non ministrial) Railway employee working in Railway Hospital & Health Units/Clinics. E(P&A)II-98/HW-6 Vol.III Dated 02.06.2016
059/2016 Instructions regarding date of birth /age of family pensions. F(E)III/2008/PN1/12 Dated 07.06.2016
060/2016 Out of Turn (OTP) to outstanding sportsperson/ Coaches for excellence in field of sport-Clarification Regarding. 2012/E(Sports) /4(1) /3/OTP/DOPT Dated 09-06-2016
061/2016 Rates of Night Duty Allowance (NDA) wef 01.01.2016 E(P&A)II-2016/HW-1 Date 09-06-2016
062/2016 State Railway Provident Fund- Rate of Interest during the year 2016-17 F(E)III/2003/PF/1/1 Date 10.06.2016
063/2016 Grant of HRA to Railway Employees posted to new Zones /new Division -Reg. E(P&A)II-98/HRA-6 Date 13.06.2016
064/2016 Admissibility  of qualification pay to Appendix III qualified staff in the V & VI  CPC from 01.01.96 and 01.01.16 or the date from which an individual elects to draw pay in the revised scale of pay under Railway Service(Revised pay) Rules 1997and 2008. E(P&A)I-2012/SP-1/Genl-1 Date 15.06.2016
065/2016 Duty Roaster of Track Machine Staff 2016/E(LL)/HER/3 Date 16.06.2016

Recommendations of the High Power Committee to review the duty hours of running & other safety related categories of staff- Job Analysis.

2016/E(LL)/HPC/6 Date 16-06-2016
067/2016 Recommendations of the High Power Committee to review the duty hours of running & other safety related categories of staff- Roster of Intensive Categories of staff. 2016/E(LL)/HPC/5 Date 16-06-2016
068/2016 Amendment of Indian Railway Administration and Finance –Para 1021 E(G)2016/AL 1-1 Date 17.06.2016 
069/2016 Prescribed fees for open market recruitment conducted by Railway Recruitment cells(RRCs) /Railway Recruitment Board(RRBs) E(NG)-II/2009/RR-1/10 pt DAte 17-06-2016

 70/2016 Railway Service (Pension) Rules 2016 English    Hindi

71/2016Recruitment of Staff from open Market in PB -1of Rs. 5,200-20,200 Having Grade Pay Rs.1800

72/2016-Recovery of wrongful/excess payments made to Government servants. 2016/F(E)II/6/3 Date 22.06.2016

73/2016 Fixation of pay of State Government Employees on appointment to the posts under the administrative control of Ministry of Railways. E(P&A) II/2016/PP-1 Dated 23.06.2016

74/2016 Grant of Study Leave for NIS Diploma course. 2016/E(sports)/4(3)/1/NIS Date 16.06.2016

75/2016 Verification/acceptance of Caste Certificate produced by candidates 2016-E(SCT)I/31/1Date 23..06.2016

76/2016 Out of turn promotion (OTP) to outstanding sportsperson/coaches for excellence in field of sport-clarification reg.  2012/E(Sports)/4(1)/3(OTP)/DOPT Date 24-06-2016

77/2016 Recommendations of committee to review the existing channel of promotion for Safaiwala /Jamadars- Providing adequate improvement opportunities. E(NG)I-2015/CFP/12 Date 24.06.2016

78/2016 अवकाश की अवधि के दौरान सरकारी कर्मचारी की मृत्यु हो जाने के मामले मे अवकाश की अवधि के दौरान देय वेतनवृधि का लाभ प्रदान करना- Grant of benefit of increment falling due during leave period in the case of Government Servant who dies while on leave. 2016/F(E)III/2/(1)/1 Date 30-06-2016

79/2016 Resignation of Sportsperson recruited under sports quota. 2016/E(Sports)/12(1)/18/ATH Date 01.07.2016

80/2016 Revision of the existing rates of Daily Officiating Allowance in the Pay structure recommended by the VI CPC. E(P&A)I-2011/FE-4/1 DAte 04-07-2016

81/2016 Renewal of training facilities for Engineering Graduates and Diploma Holders under Apprentices (Amendment) Act, 1973for the year 2016-17, 2017-18 and 2018-19. E(MPP)/2013/6/2 Dated 08-07-2016

82/2016 Fixation of pay of existing Group ‘D’ employees In the revised pay structure – clarification reg PC-VI No. 370 Date 04-07-2016

83/2016 Verification of qualifying service after 18 years service and 5 years before retirement. F(E)III/2008/PN1/13 Dated 11.07.2016

84/2016 Enhancement of age of superanuation of IRMS Doctors (GDMOs)-Review of vacancies in IRMS. E(P&A)I-2016/RT-16 Dated 14.07.2016

85/2016 Clarification regarding pay fixation on grant on Non-functional upgradation to the officers of orgnized  group A services. E(P&A)II-2016/PP-6 Dated 14.07.2016

86/2016 Correction in para 228of Indian Railway Establishment Manual, volume -I(Revised Edition 1989) First re print Edition 2009-Erroneous Promotions. 2016/CR/IREM Volume-I/Corrigendum Dated 19.07.2016

87/2016 Participation of Indian Railways players/coaches/official in the professional Games/Leagues. 2016/E(Sports)/4(1) /4/Leagues Dated 22.07.2016

89/2016 Recruitment quota of 2 sportsperon each for REand MCF/RBL in group 'D' 2015/E(sports)/4(1)/11 Dated 28.7.16

90/2016 7CPC Gazette Notification -7CPC Dated 28-07-2016

91/2016 The Lokpal & Lokayuktas Act, 2013-Submission of declarations oa assets and libilities by the Railway servants. E(D&A)2014 GS1-2 Dated 29-07-2016

92/2016 Condonation of resignation for fixation of pay. 2016/F(E) II/6/2 Dated 09-08-2016

93/2016 Railway Service (Revised Pay0 Rules, 2016-Schedule for Revised scales of pay. PC-VII/2016/RSRP/2 Dated 02.08.2016

94/2016 Implementation of 7th CPC Recommendations -Statement of fixation of pay. PC-VII/2016/RSRP/2 Dt 3.8.16

95/2016 Prabation period for persons recruited against Sports Quota. 2015/E(Sports)/4(1)/17 Dated 10.08.2016

96/2016 Restoration of 1/3rd commuted portion of pension in respect of Government servants who had drawnlumpsum payment on absorption in Central Public Sector undertaking/ central Autonomous Bodies-Stepping up of notional full pension wef 01.01.2016 for the purpose of Dearness relief and additional pension for old pensioners. F(E)III/2005/PN1/23 Dated 10.08.2016

97/2016 Implementation of Government's decision on the recommendations of the Seventh Central Pay Commission -Revision of Pension of pre -2016pensioners/family pensioners etc. 2016/F(E)III/1(1)/7 Dated 10.08.2016

98/2016 Requirement of sportsperson against Sports quota and out-of-turn promotion to Railway sportsperson on sports account modification /change in policy. 2015/E(Sports)/4(1)/7 Date 12.08.2016








State Railway Provident Fund- Rate of interest during the year 2016-17 (October, 2016 - December, 2016)




Permission to Travel by Airlines other than Air India.




Rail Geet




Fixation of pay and grant of increment in the revised pay structure- clarifications-regarding.




Opening anew Training Centre for Civil Engineering at Nainpur, SECR.




Grant of adhoc bonus for 30 days to the Group 'C' & 'D' RPF/RPSF personnel for the financial year 2015-16.




Creation of posts for new assets- " Pool of Surrendered Posts"




Implementation of the recommendation of the 7th CPC - Option regarding commutation of additional amount of pension.




Sparing of talented players under Railways Centre of Excellence (CoE) Scheme




Recommendations of High Power Committee to review duty hours of Running Staff-Re-training of Loco Pilots who are involved in Signal Passed at Danger(SPAD) cases-Recommendation No. 9.12.




Recommendations of 7th CPC - Decisions of Government relating to grant of DA to Railway employees-Rates effective from 1.7.2016.




Grant of Privilege Passes/PTOs to dependent relatives - Raising the income ceiling.




Calculation of Money Value of posts surrendered and crediting to surplus Bank on implementation of 7th Pay commission.




Amendment to the Indian Railway Establishment Manual Volume-I ACS- 233



2014/E(P&A)II/HPC Report

Recommendations of the High Power Committee to review the duty hours of running staff-Decisions thereof on Breach of Rest Allowance.



E(P) 2005/2/26

Selection for Promotion to Group B post of Law Officers in Level-8 in Pay Matrix (equivalent to PB-2(Rs 9300-34800) with GP of Rs. 4800/-)




Pensionary benefits of medically decategorised running staff who opt for voluntary retirement.



E(P&A)-II-98/HW-6 Vol.III

Grant of Hospital Patient Care Allowance (HPCA) and Patient Care Allowance (PCA) to Group C & D (non-ministerial) Rly employees working in Rly Hospital.




Implementation of Govt's decision on the recommendations of the 7CPC- Revision of provisions regulating Ex-gratia lump-sum compensation to the families of Railway employees who die in harness in performance of bonafide official duties.




Syllabus for professional papers for 30% LDCE for promotion to Group 'B' post of AEN in Civil Engineering Department of Railways/Production Units.



2016/F(E)III/1(1)/7 PC-VII-10

Implementation of Govt. decision on the recommendations of the 7th CPC-Revision of disability pension of pre-2016 disability pensioners-clarification regrding.



E(GP) 2015/2/8

Consolidated Guidelines for Personnel Officers, Paper Setters & Evaluators of Question Papers of written examinations held as part of 70% Selection/ 30% LDCE for promotion from Group C to Group B posts.




Recommendation of High Power Committee (HPC) to review the duty hours of running staff- Decisions thereof




Recognition of Training School for Running Staff, Metro Railway, Kolkata.




Inclusion of Aadhaar number (Unique Identification issued by UIDAI) in Service Book of Govt. servants.




Railway Services (Pension) Amendment Rules, 2016.




Discontinuance of Festival Advance on the recommendation of 7th CPC.








DBT Implementation in the Ministry of Railways- regarding Group cash Awards.




Rate of DA applicable w.e.f. 1.7.2016 to Rly. Employees continuing to draw their pay in the pre-revised pay scale/grade pay as per 6th CPC.



E(GP) 2015/2/20

Syllabus for Selection for promotion to Group B post of law officer.




Amendment to IREM Vol.I-ACS-234, Para 182(A)-Dresser/OTA GP 1900.



E(G)2013/EM 1-5

Fixation of pay of re-employed pensioners- treatment of Military service pay.



2016/F(E)III/1(1)/7 PC-VII-11

Revision of provisional pension sanctioned under Rule 69 of the CCS (Pension) Rules,1972.



PC-V/2016/MACPS/1 PC-VII-12

Modified Assured Career Progression (MACPS) for the Railway Employees -Implementation of 7th CPC recommendations.







E(G)2012 LE 1-20

Special Casual Leave (SCL) to delegates for attending Annual General Meeting of Co-operative Credit Societies/Banks.




Grant of DR to Rly. Pensioners/family pensioners- Revised rate effective from 1.7.2016 on implementation of decision taken on recommendations of 7th CPC.




Amendment to IREM Vol-I ACS 235 Reg Promotion of Group C to Group B staff.



E(D&A) 2014 GS1-2

The Lokpal and Lokayuktas Act, 2013 - Submission of declarations of assets and liabilities by the Railway Servant.




Requirement of seeking permission by Railway Servant for leaving station/HQ- corrigendum.

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