Initial Pay Fixation of Re-Employed Ex-Servicemen: Railway Board Clarification
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
No. E(G) 2013/EM 1-5
New Delhi, dated 21st March, 2017
The General Secretary,
National Federation of Indian Railwaymen,
3, Chelmsford Road,
Sub: Initial pay fixation of re-employed ex-servicemen who held post below Commissioned Officer rank in Defence Forces, retired before attaining the age of 55 years and have been appointed on re-employment basis in civilian posts — Regarding.
The undersigned is directed to refer to NFIR s letter No.II/35/Part XIII dated 23.11.2016 on the above subject and to state that with the reference to Board's letter of even number dated 7/12/2016 addressed to DOP&T pursuant to the discussion in the separate meeting on the issue held on 27/9/2016, DOP&T vide their OM No.1213833/2016-Estt(Pay-II) dated 21/2/2017(copy enclosed) have clarified that the pay of non-commissioned ex-servicemen(PBOR) who retire from the Defence Forces before attaining the age of 55 years is to be fixed as per the entry pay in the revised pay structure of the re-employed post applicable in the Direct Recruits appointed on or after 1.1.2006 without any protection of last pay drawn, in accordance with prevailing guidelines vide para 4 of OM dated 31.07.1986 as amended vide OM dated 05.04.2010 which provide for methodology of pay fixation on re-employment.
DA: As above.