Retirement Age of Railway Doctors increased to 65 years

Retirement formalities through virtual means - Railway Board Order

Railway Board Circular on Enhancement of Retirement age to  65 years in respect of IRMS Doctors





Rail Bhavan,

New Delhi – 110001

Dated 31.05.2016

The General Managers,

All Indian Railways including

Production Units etc.

Subject : Enhancement of age of superannuation of IRMS Doctors (GDMOs)

 The President is pleased to enhance the age of superannuation of the specialists of Non-Teaching and Public Health sub-cadres of Central Health Services (CHS) and General Duty Medical Officers of CHS to 65 years with immediate effect.  A copy of Ministry of Health & Family Welfare’s Order No.A.12034/1/2014-CHS-V dated 31st May, 2016 is enclosed.

2. Accordingly, the age of superannnuation for IRMS doctors (GDMOs) is also enhanced from 60 years to 65 years with immediate effect i.e., 31-5-2016.

3. This issues with the concurrence of Finance Directorate of the Ministry of Railways.

4. Kindly acknowledge receipt.

5. Hindi version will follow.

(Anil Kumar)

Dy. Director Estt. (P&A) I

Railway Board

Download Railway Board Circular No.E(P&A)I-2016/RT-16 dated 31.05.2016