7th Pay Commission: Additional House Rent Allowance (HRA) for Railway Employees

Railways

As railway employees are hard working and have to move to distant areas. So the Govt has announced 7th CPC : Additional House Rent Allowance (HRA) for Railway Employees serving in the states of North Eastern Region, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep Islands and Ladakh

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
(RAILWAY BOARD)

RBE No.165/2017
New Delhi, dated 08.11.2017

S.No.PC-VII/75
No.E(P&A)II-2017/HRA-9

The General Managers/CAOs,
All Indian Railways & Production Units.

Sub:-Implementation of the recommendations of 7th Central Pay Commission-Additional House Rent Allowance (HRA) for Railway Employees serving in the states of North Eastern Region, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep Islands and Ladakh.

Consequent upon revision of the rates of House Rent Allowance (HRA) granted to the Railway employees on implementation of the recommendations of 7th Central Pay Commission vide Board’s letter No.E(P&A)II-2017/HRA-7, dated 19-07-2017 (RBE No.71/2017), in modification of Board’s letter No.E(P&A)II/83/HRA-29, dated 30.06.1984 and Board’s letter No.E(P&A)II-2008/HRA-14, dated 25.02.2009 (RBE No.41/2009) on the subject mentioned above, additional HRA shall be granted to the Railway employees posted to states of North Eastern Region, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep Islands and Ladakh, who leave their families behind at their old duty station at revised rates as per Board’s letter No. E(P&A)II-2017/HRA-7, dated 19-07-2017.



2.These orders will not be applicable to such employees who were transferred out of North Eastern Region, Andaman & Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep Islands and Ladakh before 01.07.2017.

3.These orders shall take effect from 1st July, 2017.

4.This issues with the concurrence of the Finance Directorate of the Ministry of Railways.

S/d,
(Salim Md. Ahmed)
Dy.Director/E(P&A)-II
Railway Board

No.E(P&A))-II-2017/HRA-9

Copy to:-

  1. All PFAs, All Indian Railways & Production Un, its etc.
  2. The Chief Commissioner of the Railway Safety
  3. The Director General RDSO Lucknow
  4. The Director (a) IRIEEN,Nasik (b). IRICEN, Pune (c). IRIMEE, Jamalpur (d). IRISET, Secunderabad
  5. The Principal Railway Staff College, Vadodra
  6. The Chairman RCC Lok Sabha Secretariat, New Delhi
  7. The Chairmen RTT, Chennai
  8. The Chairmen RCT, Delhi
  9. The Chairmen RRB/Ajmer,Ahmedabad,Allahabad, Bilaspur, Bhopal ,Bangalore, Bhubneshver ,Chandigadh, Kolkata, Jammu, Gorakhpur, Guwahati, Malda, Mumbai, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Ranchi, Secunderabad, and Trivendrum
  10. The General Manager Core, Allahabad
  11. The Chief Mining Advisor,Ministry of Railways, Dhanbad
  12. TThe Chairmen Passenger Service Committee , New Delhi

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