Upper age limit for recruitment to Group C and D posts on the Railways

Railway Board Letter No
E(NG)II-94/RR-1/29 dated 16.2.2009
Circular Subject
Upper age limit for direct recruitment to Group ‘C’ and ‘D’ posts on the Railways
Board’s letter of even Number dated 25.1.2008 ( RBE No.14/08)

Attention is invited to this Ministry’s letter under reference vide which the currency of the relaxation contained in letter of even number dated 10.05.99 ( RBE No.99/99) was extended for a period of one year i.e. upto 03-02-2009.


            The matter has been reviewed and it has now been decided that this relaxation of 03 (three) years above the prescribed upper age limit for recruitment to all Group ‘C’ & ‘D’ posts including engagement of Substitutes may be extended further for a period of one year i.e. upto 03-02-2010. These orders take effect from 4.2.2009. Indents placed after 3.2.2009 may be suitably amended.