7th CPC – Abolition of Special Compensatory (Hill Area) Allowance: Railway

Government of India
Ministry of Railways
(Railway Board)

PC-VII No.36
RBE No.- 90/2017


New Delhi, dated 10.08.2017

The General Managers,
All Indian Railways etc.
(As per Standard Mailing List)

Sub: Abolition of Special Compensatory (Hill Area) Allowance: Implementation of Seventh Central Pay Commission’s recommendations.

Consequent upon the decision taken by the Government on the recommendations of the Seventh Central Pay Commission, the Special Compensatory (Hill Area) Allowance stands abolished with effect from 1st July, 2017. This allowance was admissible to Railway employees vide Board’s letter No.F(E)I/2008/AL-4/4 dated 16.09.2008.

2. Hindi version is enclosed.

Please acknowledge receipt.

(Sonali Chaturvedi)
Deputy Director Finance (Estt.)
Raiway Board