Centre itself had agreed that the 7th pay commission report based hike of 2.57 times was not enough and that it would strive to clear an amount greater than that. But the rate by Centre is unacceptable to sarkari staff.
Implementation of recommendations of 7th Pay Commission as accepted by the Government- Health and Malaria Allowance – RBE 159/2017.
Staff Benefit Fund – Amendment of provisions relating to Railway Staff Benefit Fund – Chapter 8 of IREC Vol.I, 1985 Edition (Second Reprint Edition 2003)
Ahead of the festive season, railway employees are likely to get 78-day wages as bonus this year, the same as in the last four years despite the financial crunch.
Over 13 lakh Indian Railway employees will go on an indefinite nationwide strike from July 11, 2016 to press for the fulfillment of their demands.
Railway Board has issued guidelines for various leave applicable to Railway Employees in the form of FAQ based on DOPT Insructions
Quoting General Secretary, AIRF, the report says Railwaymen have demanded OROP in their oral submission before 7th Pay Commission which is likely to submit its report by the end of September 2015
Central Government Employees have been issued orders recently for higher Transport allowance on the basis of revised classification cities as per population Census 2011