Quarter retention allowed to Zonal Railways such as WCR, ECoR, SWR, NER
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA (BHARAT SARKAR)
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS (RAIL MANTRALAYA)
No.E(G) 2009 QR 1-2
New Delhi, dated 03.09.2020
The General Manager/Director General
All Indian Railways/Production Units/RDSO-Lucknow
(As per Standard mailing list)
Sub: Quarter retention allowed to Zonal Railways such as WCR, ECoR, SWR, NER etc.
Ref: Board’s letter No. E(G) 2009 QR 1-2 dated 14.02.2020
Vide para 3 of Board’s letter of even number dated 14.02.2020, Board had approved retention of Railway accommodation at the place of previous posting for SAG and above officers posted to North Eastern Railway, South Western Railway, West Central Railway and East Coast Railway for a period of two years. Board have reviewed the above decision in its Meeting held on 22.07.2020.
2. In exercise of the powers vested with the full Board to make reasonable relaxations in public interest for a class/group of employees in all or any of the provisions regarding house allotment / retention, Board have now b decided that for officers who have retained accommodation at the previous place of posting under existing rules on the specified date i.e. 14.02.2020 when quarter retention was allowed to Zonal Railways etc. the retention shall be regularised.
3. This issues with the concurrence of the Finance Directorate of the Ministry of Railways.
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