Sub: Retention of Railway accommodation by Railway officers/staff on their deputation to Railway PSUs.

The instructions issued vide Board’s letter No.E(G)2008 QR 1-15 dated 18.12.2014 in regard to retention of Railway accommodation at their previous place of posting by officials on deputation to Railway PSUs have been reviewed.

  1. Now in exercise of the powers to make reasonable relaxations in public interest for a class/group of employees, in all or any of the existing provisions regarding house allotment/retention, considering the shortage of houses/ accommodation in Delhi/NCR area, the Board have decided in the first phase Railway officers/staff in occupation of Railway accommodation in areas other than Delhi/NCR on their deputation to Railwa PSUs may be permitted to retain their Railway accomodation at the place of previous posting further beyond 30.06.2016 for a period up to 30.06.2019.
  2. This issues with the concurrence of the Finance Directorate of the Ministry of Railways.
  3. Please acknowledge receipt.

( Sanjay Gauri )
Deputy Director Establishment (Genl.)
Railway Board