GOVERNMENT OF INDIA (BHARAT SARKAR)
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS (RAIL MANTRALAYA)
No. E (G) 2013 QR1-09
New Delhi, Dated: 11/12/2013
The General Managers,
All Indian Railways/Production Units,
(As per standard list)
Sub: Hostel facilities for single women Railway employees at all Divisional headquarters.
Following declaration by the then Hon'ble Railway Minister in his Budget speech (2013-14) in regard to provision of hostel facilities for single women Railway employees at all Divisional headquarters, the issue has been considered by the full Board.
2. The Board has decided that the single women Railway employees may be provided with hostel facilities at all the Divisional headquarters by making appropriate arrangement without any pay scale restrictions.
3. For this purpose the Zonal Railways may earmark appropriate number of staff quarters without resorting to new constructions at appropriate locations and furnishing those units with basic necessities such as bare essential furniture, skeletal kitchen set up etc. Further, whenever new quarters are sanctioned, the first priority should be given to women hostel.
4. This Issues with the concurrence of the Finance Directorate of the Ministry of Railways.
5. Please acknowledge receipt.
Deputy Director Estt.(Gen.)