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Establishment Circular 2019

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 01 Non-RBE  Medical category required for medical examination of non-gazetted staff/candidates of Account Departments 07.01.2019
  02 Non-RBE Grant of Risk and Hardship Allowance to Track maintainers posted in Construction Organization reg. 07.01.2019
  03 194/2018 Controlling officers for the purpose of Travelling Allowance 07.01.2019
  04 200/2018 Revision of disability pension and family pension under CCS(EOP) Rules-Inclusion of Non-practicing Allowance (NPA) for revision of disability pension and family pension covered under CCS(EOP) Rules to retired medical Officers-regarding. 07.01.2019
  05  201/2018 Revision of designation of erstwhile Group ‘D’ categories.  07.01.2019
 06 202/2018 Restructuring of isolated Group ‘C’ cadres-Photographers 07.01.2019
 07 205/2018 Ad-hoc promotion to Senior scale in Law Department. 08.01.2019
08  206/2018 Transfer of Non-gazetted staff from o­ne Department to another Department-Delegation of powers to Chief Workshop Managers. 09.01.2019
 09 199/2018 Implementation of the recommendations of the seventh Central Pay Commission- Dress Allowance to officials discharging Prosecution functions o­n provisional basis 10.01.2019
 10 204/2018 Payment of leave salary to the running staff after the implementation of 7th CPC recommendations 10.01.2019
  11 195/2018  Recommendations of the Sixth Central Pay Commission- Decision relating to grant of special allowance to Station Masters/Assistant Station Masters for making announcement at stations in addition to their normal duty. 17.01.2019
 12 01/2019 Clarification regarding seniority of Traffic Apprentices vis-à-vis Station Masters consequent to up-gradation of post of Assistant Station Master Grade Pay 2800 and its merger with the post of Station Masters Grade Pay 4200 Recrited through RRB CEN 03/2015 17.01.2019
 13  03/2019 Reduction in the residency period for promotion from Grade Pay Rs.1800/-(Level-1) to Grade Pay Rs.1900/- (Level-2)17.01.2019
 14 04/2019 Retention of Railway quarters at the previous place of posting by Railway Employees posted to Northeast Frontier Railway 17.01.2019
 15  05/2019Implementation of recommendation of 7th CPC accepted by the Govt.Annual Allowance 17.01.2019
 1606/2019Review and development of Training Modules/Training period of merged cadres (after implementation 7th CPC) for Traffic (Transportation)Department.  17.01.2019
 1709/2019 Introduction of provisions for writing of APAR of Railway Employees working in Grade Pay Rs.1800/- Level-117.01.2019
18  Non-RBE Revision of rates of damage for unauthorised occupation of Railway accommodation. 17.01.2019
 1908/2019 Comprehensive policy on Mutual Transfer of non-gazetted staff on the Zonal Railways 18.01.2019
 20 Non-RBE  Rights of Papers with Disabilities rules,2017- circulation thereof. 22.01.2019
21 10/2019Extension of the period of retention of Railway accommodation at the previous place of posting in favour of officers posted to East Central Railway. 29.01.2019
 22 11/2019 Central Govt. Employees Group Insurance Scheme, 1980- Table of benefits for the savings fund for the period from 01.10.2018 to 31.12.2018. 29.01.2019
 23 12/2019 Aptitude test in Departmental Selection 29.01.2019
 24 14/2019 State Railway Provident Fund-Rate of interest during the year 2018-19 (January, 2019 - March, 2019) 29.01.2019
 25 Non-RBE Delegation of power for issue of No Objection Certificate (NOC) in respect of Non-Gazetted (NG) staff for pursuing higher studies through correspondence course/part time course and applying for admission to different courses. 29.01.2019
 26 07/2019 Educational qualification for recruitment to Group 'C' posts in S&T Department on the Railways. 30.01.2019
 27 13/2019 Minimum prescribed educational qualification for direct recruitment to the post of Technician Grade III in Level-2 of Pay Matrix of 7th CPC. 30.01.2019
 28 Non-RBE Wide publicity of MHA portal and MHA Twiter handle @ CyberDost at Railway Station. 31.01.2019
 29 16/2019 Revised travel entitlement on Duty passes, privilege passes and post retirement complementary passes (PRCP) 31.01.2019
 30 15/2019 Exemption from the routine exercise of transfer/rotational transfer. 07.02.2019
 31 Non-RBE Booklet for pensionary benefits. 08.02.2019
 32 Non-RBE Revision of stipend/pay to DNB trainees and Junior Residents/Senior Residents engaged in Railway Hospital. 08.02.2019
 33 Non-RBE Allotment of marks in selection under the head seniority. 08.02.2019
 34 19/2019 Reservation for Economically Weaker Section (EWSs) in civil posts and services in the Government of India. 08.02.2019
 35 20/2019 Reduction in the residency period for promotion from Grade Pay Rs.1800/-(Level-1) to Grade Pay Rs.1900/- (Level-2) 08.02.2019
 36 21/2019 Reservation for Economically Weaker Sections (EWSs) in civil posts and services in the Government of India (Ministry of Railways) and new post based reservation roster for direct recruitment for Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, Other Backward Classes and Economically Weaker Section. 08.02.2019
 37 22/2019 Facilities to be provided to IRMS doctors beyond 62 years of age. 08.02.2019
 38 02/2019 Implementation of recommendations of 7th CPC accepted by Govt.- Qualification Pay renamed as Railway Accounts Account Examination Allowance. 11.02.2019
 39 17/2019 Revision of Pension w.e.f 01.01.2006 of Pre-2006 pensioners who retired from the 5th CPC scale of Rs.6500-10500/-- regarding. 11.20.2019
 40 18/2019 Amendment to the Indian Railway Establishment Code, Volume-I, 1985 Edition (Reprint Edition 2008) Chapter V- Child Care Leave (CCL) 11.02.2019
 41 23/2019 Fixation of pay of the employees who got promoted to the post of higher pay level after being granted the benefit of pay fixation on grant of financial upgradation under MACPS. 20.02.2019
 42 Non-RBE Procedure for conducting DPCs for promotion to Group ‘A’/Jr. Scale of organized services- Principles outlining preparation of Integrated Group ‘B’ seniority of each department on All India basis. 20.02.2019
 43 24/2019 Provisional discontinuation of direct recruitment to the posts of Senior Section Engineers (SSEs). 20.02.2019
 44 25/2019 Development Multi-disciplinary Zonal Training Centers/Multi-disciplinary Divisional Training Institutes (MDDYIs). 05.03.2019
 45 26/2019 Central Government Employees Group insurance Scheme, 1980- Table of benefits for the savings fund for the period from 01.01.2019 to 31.03.2019. 05.03.2019
 46 27/2019 Promotion of X-Ray attendant and other staff to the post of Radiographer (L-5) GP. Rs.2800/-. 05.03.2019
 47 28/2019 Filling-up non-gazetted posts on Railways- Classification of posts as Safety Categories in Electrical Department. 05.03.2019
 48 29/2019 Amendment to the Indian Railway Establishment manual Volume-I, revised Edition 1989 Chapter 9, Running Allowance Rule. 05.03.2019
 49 30/2019  Date of superannuation of Doctors in case they opt to superannuate on attaining the age of 62 years. 05.03.2019
 50 31/2019 Clarificatory OM for payment of two family pensions on death attributable to Govt. service of a re-employed pensioner-reg. 05.03.2019
 51 32/2019 Sparing of talented players under Railway’s centre of Excellence (CoE) scheme. 05.03.2019
 52 33/2019 Amendment in various provisions of National pension System- regarding.  05.03.2019
 53 34/2019 Grant of Transport Allowance to Railway Employees availing concessional Season Ticket/Suburban Passes. 05.03.2019
 54 35/2019 Minimum educational qualification for recruitment from open market in Level-I. 05.03.2019
 55 Non-RBE Grant of honorarium for delivering lectures in Zonal Training Schools/Centers.  05.03.2019
 56 36/2019 Revision of pension of pre-2016 pensioners- Stagnation increment- regarding. 06.03.2019
 57 Non-RBE Revised medical classification for the combined categories in Ticket Checking (TC), Commercial Clerk (CC) and Enquiry-cum-Reservation Clerk (ERCC) and for Commercial Apprentices henceforth. 06.03.2019
 58 Non-RBE Reservation for persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD) for recruitment from open market- List of posts identified suitable for them- reg. 06.03.2019
 59 40/2019 Provisional discontinuation of Direct Recruitment to the posts of Senior Section Engineers (SSEs) 07.03.2019
6037/2019Grant of Dearness Allowance to Railway employees- Revised Rates effective from 01.01.2019. 12.03.2019
61 39/2019 Termination of the LARSGESS Scheme in view of directions of Hon’ble High Court of Punjab and Haryana and the orders of Hon’ble Supreme Court of India in SLP (C) No. 508/2018 dated 08.01.2018. 12.03.2019
 62 41/2019 Reckoning of pay element for revision of pension of pre-2016 retired Loco Inspectors. 12.03.2019
 63 42/2019 Revison of pension of pre-2016 pensioners by notional fixation of pay w.e.f. 01.01.2016- Bunching of stages in the revised pay structure- regarding. 12.03.2019
 64 43/2019 Enhancement of the number of Privilege Ticket Order (PTO) and extension of validity of ‘Complimentary Admin’ cheque pass admissible to Sahayaks (Licensed Porters). 12.03.2019
 65 46/2019 Grant of Special Compensatory Allowances subsumed under Tough Location Allowance, issue of corrigendum reg. 12.03.2019
 66 44/2019 Revision of percentage distribution of posts of Track Maintainers. 12.03.2019
 67 38/2019 Eligibility criteria for appearing in selection to the post of OS, PB-2 GP 4200, against 20% LDCE quota- PNM/AIRF Item No. 44/2016. 13.03.2019
 68 Non-RBE Joint Procedure Order for implementation of Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri- Jan Arogya Yojana in the identified Railway hospitals.  14.03.2019
 69 47/2019 Permission to retain Railway accommodation at the place of previous posting by Railway Officers/Staff going on deputation to Joint Venture Companies (JVs) set up by Ministry of Railways with various state Governments. 15.03.2019
 70 49/2019 Guidelines on TA/DA & Air Travel of Rilway Officers appointed as Director/Representative/Nominee/Special Invitee in connection with the transaction of business of the PSU/Company/Organization reg. 15.03.2019
 71 50/2019 Bunching of stages of pay in the pre-7thCPC pay scales consequent upon fixation of pay in the revised pay scale based on 7th CPC-regarding. 15.03.2019
 72 45/2019 Grant of Dearness Relief to Railway pensioners/family pensioners- Revised rate effective from 01.01.2019 25.03.2019
 73 48/2019 Direct recruitment from open market in Level-1 (7thCPC pay matrix) procedure regarding 25.03.2019
 74 Non-RBEFraming of Teaching skill & performance test for Teachers of Railways. 25.03.2019
 75 Non-RBE Medical facilities to Licensed Sahayak (earlier designated as Licensed Porters). 25.03.2019
 76 Non-RBE Compliance of various provisions of Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016 [RoPwDA, 2016].  25.03.2019
 77 51/2019 Amendment in sub-rule (I) (a) (1) OF 1313. (f.r. 22) OF Chapter-13 contained in Railway Fundamental – Rules – Pay and Increments, of Indian Railway Establishment Code, Vol.II. 25.03.2019
7853/2019Introduction of 100% Objective type Multiple Choice Questions in the written examinations held as part of Selections and Pre-qualifying Examination (PE) in LDCEs for promotion from Group ‘C’ to Group ‘B’ posts.25.03.2019
 79 Non-RBE Tenure of deputation of IR officers with Railway PSUs/Organisations - non grant of NOC regarding. 25.06.2019
 80 54/2019 Direct recruitment from open market in Level-1 (7thCPC pay matrix)- procedure regarding 03.04.2019
 81 55/2019 Allotment/Retention of Railway accommodation by Vice Chairman/Members on absorption in Rail land Development Authority (RLDA).  03.04.2019
 82 56/2019 Preference for allotment of railway accommodation to the eligible spouse/ward of deceased/retiring allottee as per entitlement or one type higher in sharing of accommodation cases. 03.04.2019
 83 57/2019 Treating the period of participation in sporting in National or International importance and pre-participating coaching camp as ‘On Duty’. 03.04.2019
 84 Non-RBE Re-engagement of retired employees in exigencies of service. 03.04.2019
 85 Non-RBE Screening/Suitability test for Compassionate Ground appointment to Group 'C' posts. 05.04.2019
 86 Non-RBE Admissibility of House Rent Allowance (HRA) in the event of non-acceptance or surrender of railway residential accommodation. 05.04.2019
 87 Non-RBEClosing of Central Government Offices in connection with General Election to Lok Sabha 2019 and General Election to the Legislative Assemblies of Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Odisha &Sikkim and Bye-Elections to fill the clear vacancies in Assembly Constituencies of various States- Grant of Paid Holiday-reg. 11.04.2019
 88 Non-RBE Celebration of Birthday and Mahaparinirwan Divas of Bharat Ratna Late Dr.B.R.Ambedkar. 12.04.2019
 89 Non-RBE Notified Recruitment Rules of Indian Railways Assistant Financial Adviser/Assistant Divisional Finance Manager (Group ‘B’ Gazetted), 2019. 16.04.2019
 90 58/2019 Rate of Dearness Allowance applicable w.e.f 01.01.2019 to Railway employees continuing to draw their pay in the pre-revised pay scale/grade pay as per 6th Central Pay Commission. 16.04.2019
 91 59/2019 Merger of three categories of posts in the Commercial Department viz. Ticket Checking Staff (TC), Commercial Clerk (CC) & Enquiry-cum-Reservation Clerk (ECRC). 16.04.2019
 92 60/2019 Grant of another one time dispensation to Appendix-II qualified Accounts Clerks for promotion to the post of Jr. Accounts Assistant against DR quota.  17.04.2019
 93 Non-RBEGuidelines regarding written examination in compliance to RBE No- 196/2018.  18.04.2019
 94 62/2019Amendment to the Indian Railway Establishment Manual Volume-I, Revised Edition 1989 Chapter 9, Running Allowance Rules.  25.04.2019
 95 64/2019Amendment in the Railway Services (Liberalized Leave) Rules, 1949 contained in Chapter 5 of Indian Railway Establishment Code (IREC) Volume-I.  25.04.2019
 96 Non-RBE Delay in Finalization of D&AR cases.  25.04.2019
 97 Non-RBEDepartment of Personnel Training (DoPT) Guidelines regarding- Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on reservation to Persons with Benchmark Disabilities in posts/services under Central Government.  25.04.2019
98 Non-RBERegularization and fixation of seniority on promotion/recruitment to the post of Jr./Sr. Clerk cum Typist.  25.04.2019
 99 Non-RBE Grant of Overtime Allowance to Supervisors.  25.04.2019
 100 Non-RBEPay fixation in 7th CPC Pay Matrix of the running staff who were appointed as Pro ALPs/Pro Guard etc. before 01.01.2016.  25.04.2019
 101 65/2019General Departmental Competitive Examination – Reservation for “horizontal” categories including Persons with Benchmark Disabilities and Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) who are serving employees’ reg. 29.04.2019
 102 61/2019Reviewing the existing mechanism of psycho test on the basis of Multiple cut-off for Assistant Loco Pilots (ALPs).  07.05.2019



Review of mode of promotion from “Selection” to “Non-Selection” for the post of Shunting Master, Grade-I in GP Rs.4200/-, Level-6 and Shunting Master, Grade-II in GP Rs.2400/-.




Revision of Refresher course for Supervisors/SSEs/(P.Way) of duration of 3-weeks (17 days) at SSTW/Pune.



 67/2019 Minimum service condition for Inter-Railway request Transfer. 07.05.2019



Payment of wages to contractual staff in Institutes and Railway Clubs, RWWCO etc.




Acquiring minimum Educational Qualification for regular posting in erstwhile Group-D, level-1 (erstwhile GP- 1800/-) of Trainee in- 1S Pay Band (6th CPC) appointed on Compassionate Ground- Policy Guidelines.




Posting of husband and wife at the same station.




Prepration and Maintenance of Annual Performance Appraisal Reports (APARs) of Non-Gazetted Railway Servants. 




General Departmental Competitive Examination- Reservation for Persons with Benchmark Disabilities and Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) who are serving employee’s reg.




State Railway Provident Fund- Rate of interest during the year 2019-20 (April, 2019- June, 2019).




Filling up non-gazetted post on Railways- classification of posts as Safety Categories in Signal & Telecommunication Department.




Promotional prospects of Pointsmen category.




General Departmental Competitive Examination (GDCE)- Reiteration of the instructions & onetime dispensation for Senior Clerk inclusion.




Scheme of LDCE for filling up 20% vacancies of OS-II and 13.33% vacancies of Senior Clerk.




Upper age relaxation to Course Completed Act Apprentices (CCAAs) applying for Non-Gazetted posts on Railways.

 117 70/2019Minimum rates of wages and variables dearness allowance w.e.f. 01.04.2019. 27.05.2019
 118 79/2019Filling up the post of Instructors in recognized Training Institutes Uniform Guidelines. 27.05.2019
 119 80/2019Filling up the post of Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant (CMA) and Chemical and Metallurgical Superintendant (CMS)- reg. 27.05.2019
 120 81/2019Eligibility criteria for appearing in selection to the post of OS, PB-II, GP 4200, against 20% LDCE quota- PNM/AIRF Item No. 44/2016. 27.05.2019
 121 82/2019Educational qualifications for recruitment of TGT/PGT- Physical Education. 30.05.2019
 122 83/2019Introduction of provision for writing of APAR of Railway employees working in PB-I, Grade Pay of Rs. 1900/- Level-2- clarification regarding. 30.05.2019
 123 84/2019 Implementation of recommendations of VI Central Pay Comission-Revision of rates of Uniform Allowance, Kit Maintenance Allowance and Washing Allowance in respect of RPF/RPSF personal. 13.06.2019
 124 85/2019 Pay element in Running Allowance in the Railway Services (Revised Pay) Rules,2016 and revised rates of Kilometreage Allowance in lieu of Kilometreage . 13.06.2019
 125 87/2019 Revised designation to be used for categories in Level-1 of Personnel department. 13.06.2019
 126 88/2019 Extension of the scheme of hiring of para-medical categories in Group "C" on contract basis. 13.06.2019
 127 89/2019 Pass facility to non-Railway Servants. 13.06.2019
 128 90/2019Grant of compassionate appointment to spouse/ward/dependent of deceased trainee employees. 13.06.2019
 129 92/2019Re-engagement of retired staff on daily remuneration basis for the post of Assistant Loco Pilot (Both Diesel and Electrical Drivers)  13.06.2019
 130 93/2019 Compensation for non-deposit or delayed deposit of contribution under National Pension System during 2004-2012 13.06.2019
 131 MC-1(updated) Scouts activities on Indian Railways-Master Circular. 13.06.2019
 132 N-RBE Appropriate stamping on the passes as per revised travel entitlements. 13.06.2019
 133 N-RBE Revised rate-Recovery of replacement cost of Gold Metal Passes in case of loss. 1306.2019
 134 94/2019 Comprehensive transfer policy- exemption from 5 years' service condition. 13.06.2019
 135 86/2019Modified Assured Career Progression Scheme (MACPS) for the Railway Employees- Benchmark Regarding.  13.06.2019
 136 Non-RBE Celebrating 21st June 2019 as "International Day of Yoga". 20.06.2019
 137 91/2019Classification of Trains as high speed Trains for the purpose of Trip Allowance (PNM/NFIR) item No. 7/2012). 20.06.2019
 138 97/2019Introduction of 100%- objective Type Multiple Choice paper for promotional examination.  20.06.2019
 139 Non-RBE Confirmation of non-gazetted Railway employees- Master circular. 21.06.2019
 140 Non-RBE Payment of Dearness Relief (DR) on pension to re-employed Pensioners- regarding. 21.06.2019
 141 Non-RBEProcedure for recording date of birth on entering Railway service and its alteration- Master Circular.  21.06.2019
 142 101/2019Single stage examination for filling up the post of Console Operator (both PRS & UTS)  24.06.2019
 143 Non-RBE Clarification and recommendations sought regarding admissibility of Dress Allowance to various categories. 24.06.2019
 144 96/2019Percentage and type of Physical disability to be considered as disability for grant of family pension to the wards of the Railway pensioners in terms of the Railway service (Pension) Rules, 1993 - reg.  02.07.2019
 145 98/2019Appointment against sports quota- Revision of minimum education for direct recruitment to the post of Skilled Artisan.  02.07.2019
 146 99/2019Recruitment of sportsperson on Zonal Railways/Production Units against Sports quota.  02.07.2019
 147 100/2019 Appointment on Compassionate Grounds - Acquisition of higher qualification. 02.07.2019
 148 102/2019 Initial training period - counting towards eligibility for appearing in departmental examination - clarification regarding. 02.07.2019
 149 Non-RBETransfer of Group B officers from one Railway/PU to another on own request, on bottom seniority - declaration thereof.  02.07.2019
 150 Non-RBE Date of superannuation of Doctors in case they opt to superannuate on attaining the age of 62 years- Clarfication. 02.07.2019
 151 Non-RBE Notified Recruitment Rules of Indian Railways Assistant Material Manager (Group 'B' Gazetted), 201902.07.2019 
 152 Non-RBEInter Railway Transfer- Transfer of Service Records. 08.07.2019 
 153 103/2019Central Government Employees Group Insurance Scheme, 1980 - Table of Benefits for the Savings Fund for the period from 01.04.2019 to 30.06.2019.  08.07.2019
 154 104/2019Scheme for providing immediate relief to the families of Railway Servants who die while in service. 08.07.2019
 155 105/2019Introduction of 100% objective type paper for promotional examination- Action plan for 100 days. 15.07.2019
 156 107/2019Amendment to Chapter 15 of the Indian Railway Establishment Code Volume-II, Sixth Edition, 1987 (Second Reprint Edition, 2005)- Allowance for Chief Loco Inspectors (CCC/CPRC/CTLC). 15.07.2019
 157 108/2019Scheme for filling up the posts of Loco Running Supervisors (Chief Loco Inspectors and Chief Crew Controllers/Chief Power Controllers/Chief Traction Controllers)- Modification thereof.  15.07.2019
 158 109/2019General Departmental Competitive Examination (GDCE)- Reiteration of instructions- Action plan for 100 days.  15.07.2019
 159 Non-RBE
Revised instruction for Inspection by Officers.  15.07.2019
 160 Non-RBE
Response to accidents. 15.07.2019
161110/2019Filling up the post of Instructors in recognize Training Institutes- Uniform Guidelines- Amendment of Para 215 of IREM Vol. I.18.07.2019

Source : East Coast Railway CMS Team Last Reviewed on: 18-07-2019  

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