Staff Benefit Fund for Railway Employees
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
New Delhi, dated 08.12.2014
The General Managers (Personnel)
All Indian Railways &
Sub: Staff Benefit Fund.
Ref: Board’s letter of even number dated 30-07-2014 (RBE No.83/2014).
Please refer to item No,1 under the heading ‘Education’ of Board’s letter cited above, where under the scheme of scholarship for higher Technical/Professional Education (a> f 1500/- per month is applicable for wards of railway staff in Grade Pay of above ₹ 2400/- and up to ₹ 4200/-.
2: Based on the requests received from the Federations and Zonal Railways, Board have reconsidered the matter and have decided to remove the ceiling limit of ₹ 4200/-. Accordingly, the aforesaid scheme is now available forwards of ail non-gazetted Railway employees as was being done prior to issue of Board s letter ibid subject to the staff in lower Grade Pay being given precedence.
3. Other terms and conditions as stipulated vide Board’s letter dated 30.7,2014 would continue to be the same.
Please acknowledge receipt.