Railway Board Circular of Policy on Participation of Railway Employees in meditation and yoga programme
Ministry of Railways has issued clarification of Policy on Participation of Railway Employees in meditation and yoga programme
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
New Delhi, dated : 29.04.2016
The General Managers
All Indian Railways/Production Units
The Director General,
Sub: Policy regarding participation of India way Personnel in Meditation/ Yoga/ Spiritual and other related programme.
This office has been receiving letters seeking clarifications in connection with the above mentioned policy. The following instructions may be followed:-
(i) Special Casual Leave (SCL) may be granted once in a calendar year.
(ii) The power to grant Special Casual Leave (SCL) would lie with the reporting officer of the employee.
(iii) ‘Special Pass’ may be granted at par with the entitlement of the employee for privilege pass.
(iv) The ‘Special Pass’ may be granted to the employee only and not to his family.
All other conditions/instructions mentioned in E(Trg)’s letter of even No dated 13.08.2014 would continue to apply