Railway Board Letter No
Utilization of Railway Quarters lying surplus due to shift/closure of establishments- Delegation of powers to
1. The issue of utilization of Railway quarters lying surplus on the Railways has been under consideration of Board for quite some time.
2. In exercise of its powers to make reasonable relaxations in public interest for a class/group of employees, in all or any of the existing provisions regarding house allotment/retention, the full Board has decided that the General Managers of the Railways be delegated the powers to allot the surplus quarters to employees posted at other stations.
3. This issues with the concurrence of Finance Directorate of the Ministry of Railways.