Regulation of pension and other retirement benefits of Railway servants
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA (BHARAT SARKAR)
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS (RAIL MANTRALAYA)
New Delhi, Dated 02-07-2020.
The GMs/Principal Financial Advisors,
All Zonal Railways/Production Units,
(As per mailing list)
Sub: Regulation of pension and other retirement benefits of Railway servants who were on Extraordinary leave/unauthorized absence/suspension as on 01.01.2016 and retired/died thereafter without joining duty-regarding.
A copy of Department of Pension and Pensioners’ Welfare (DOP&PW’s) O.M.No.38/37/2016-P&PW(A) dated 22nd June, 2020 is enclosed for information and compliance. These instructions shall apply mutatis mutandis on the Railways also. Rule 33 of the CCS (Pension) Rules, 1972 corresponds to the Rule 49 of the Railway Services (Pension) Rules, 1993 and Rule 9(21)(a)(i) of the Fundamental Rules referred to therein corresponds to clause (i) of Rule 1303 of IREC- Vol.11/1987 Edition.
2. The Railway Board’s instructions corresponding to the DOP&PW’s instructions referred to in their aforesaid O.M. dated 22nd June, 2020 are given under:-
|S.No||DOP&PW’s instructions||Railway Board’s Corresponding instructions|
|1||O.M.No.38/37/16-P&PW(A)(ii) dated 04-08-2016||Letter No.2016/F(E)III/1(1)/7 dated 10-08-2016|
|2||O.M.No.38/37/2016-P&PW(A) dated 12.05.2017||Letter No.2016/F(E)III/1(1)/7 dated 22.05.2017|
|3||O.M.No.38/49/16-P&PW(A) dated 12.02.2018||Letter No.2016/F(E)III/1(1)/7 dated 06.03.2018|
(G. Priya udarsani)
Director, Finance (Estt.),