Physically handicapped quota – Central and State issued certificate accepted
Recruitment against Physically Handicapped Quota – Disability Certificate issued by Medical Board constituted either by Central or State Governments can be accepted
GOVERNMENT OF INDIAMINISTRY OF RAILWAYS(RAILWAY BOARD)
No. E(NG)11/2011/RC-2/6New Delhi, dated dt 10.04.2013
The General Manager (P),
All Zonal Railways/PUs,
Sub: Recruitment against Physically Handicapped Quota from open market – disability certificate regarding.A number of references have been received from various sources regarding non-acceptance of application /candidatures of persons with disabilities for not producing certificate of disability in a particular format for appointment on the Railways.2 The issue has been examined, pursuant to the order dated 18.10.12 of the Court of Chief Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities in Case Nos. 46,52-55,59/1121/12-13 and it has accordingly been decided that recruiting agencies should. not insist on a particular format of disability certificate at the time of accepting the application/considering the candidature of the applicant as the medical authority in different states are using different formats. Stipulation made vide Para 4 (i) of Board’s letter No. E(NG)II/2006/RC-2/13 dated 17.09.2007 accordingly, is reiterated which state that Disability Certificate issued by Medical Board constituted either by Central or State Governments acceptable.Please acknowledge receiptSd/-(Harsha Dass)Director Estt. (N) IIRailway Board.
Download Railway Board order No. E(NG)11/2011/RC-2/6 dated 10.04.2013 relating to Recruitment against Physically Handicapped Quota from open market