1. After the promulgation of the Railway Services (Revised Pay) Rules, 2008, Board had issued letter of even no. dt. 26.12.2008, deciding the pay element for the running staff and the revised rates of Kilometreage Allowance and Allowance in lieu of Kilometreage (ALK).
2. In consideration of the persistent demand by the two Federations Board has now decided that the rates of Kilometreage Allowance (per 100 kms) and the rates of ALK (per 160 kms) which were laid down vide Board's letter of even no. dt. 26.12.2008 may be increased by 25% with effect from 01.01.2011. The other terms and conditions for admissibility of Kilometreage Allowance/ Allowance in lieu of Kilometreage shall remain unchanged.