Applicability of provisions of “Persons with Disabilities (Equal opportunities, protection and rights and full participation) Act, 1995
Railway Board circular on Applicability of Persons with Disabilities Act for Pensioners
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA (BHARAT SARKAR)
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS (RAIL MANTRALAYA)
New Delhi, Dated:23.03.2018
The GMs/Principal Financial Advisers,
All Zonal Railways/Production Units etc.,
(As per mailing list)
Sub: Retirement of Government Servant under Central Civil Services (Pension) Rules, 1972 and Central Civil Services (Extraordinary Pension) Rules-applicability of provisions of “Persons with Disabilities (Equal opportunities, protection and rights and full participation) Act, 1995”.
A copy of Department of Pension & Pensioners Welfare (DOP&PW)’s O.M.21/1/16-P&PW(F) dated 30th September, 2016 on the above subject is enclosed for information and compliance. These instructions shall apply mutatis mutandis on the Railways also. Rule 38, 48 & 48-A of the Central Civil Services (Pension) Rules, 1972, correspond to Rule 55, 66 & 67 of the Railway Services (Pension) Rules, 1993 respectively and Civil Services (Extraordinary Pension) Rules ,1939 correspond to Railway Services (Extraordinary Pension) Rules, 1993. De art ens; of Personnel & Training’s O.Ms No. 18017/1/2014-Estt.(L) dated 25.02.2015 and No. 25012/1/2015-Estt.(A-W) dated 19.05.2015 referred to in the enclosed O.M. dated 30.09.2016, have been adopted on . Railways vide this office’s letter E(P&A)I-2017/CPC/LE-5 dated 30.08.2017.
(G. Priya Sudarsani)
Joint Director, Finance (Estt.),