Central Government Employees News, 7th Pay Commission, MACP, LTC, CGHS, Railways, Bank News, CPSE, NPS, Pension, DOPT and More

Appointment on Compassionate Grounds in Railways

Minister reply to Lok Sabha on appointments in Railways on Compassionate Grounds – 2365 cases pending for various reasons

Compassionate Ground appointmentSTATEMENT REFERRED TO IN REPLY TO PARTS (a) & (b) OF UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 44 BY SHRI HARISH CHANDRA ALIAS HARISH DWIVEDI TO BE ANSWERED IN LOK SABHA ON 24.02.2016 REGARDING

APPOINTMENTS ON COMPASSIONATE GROUNDS ON THE RAILWAYS

(a): State-wise details of such cases are not maintained. However, a total number of 2395 cases were pending for appointment on compassionate grounds on the Railways as on 31.12.2015. Zone-wise details are as under:-

S.
No.
Zonal
Railways

Number of
pending
cases.

S.
No.
Zonal Railways

Number of
pending
cases.

1 Central

354

10 East Central

134

2 Eastern

290

11 East Coast

6

3 Northern

136

12 North Central

34

4 North Eastern

214

13 North Western

72

5 Northeast Frontier

332

14 South East Central

29

6 Southern

200

15 South Western

98

7 South Central

156

16 West Central

38

8 South Eastern

217

17  R.D.S.O.

1

9 Western

79

18 Metro/Kolkata

5

TOTAL

1978

TOTAL

417

1978 + 417 = 2395

(b): Appointment on compassionate grounds is a continuous process on the Railways. Majority of such cases are pending on account of wards being minor, non-availability of suitable vacancies, legal cases pending in courts, etc. Therefore, no time frame can be laid down for the disposal of the pending cases.

Details of Lok Sabha question:-

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS

LOK SABHA

UNSTARRED QUESTION NO: 44

ANSWERED ON: 24.02.2016

Appointments on Compassionate Grounds

HARISH DWIVEDI

Will the Minister of RAILWAYS be pleased to state:-

(a) the number of pending cases related to appointments on compassionate grounds in Railways, zone-wise and State-wise; and

(b) the time by which the said cases are likely to disposed?

ANSWER

MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS (SHRI MANOJ SINHA)

(a) & (b): A Statement is laid on the Table of the House.
*****

Minister for Railways in a reply to Lok Sabha Member question

Comments
Loading...
;

Add A Knowledge Base Question !

You will get a notification email when Knowledgebase answerd/updated!

+ = Verify Human or Spambot ?

close

Got a question?

Just post it on GC Assist and let the members of GConnect Community help you find the answer.