National Holiday Allowance (NHA)

Paid to a Railway employee who is rostered to work on a National Holiday.
Admissible also in following cases:

  • A Railway employee works for part of a day on National Holiday.
  • Rostered rest.
  • Railway employee on journey.
  • Off duty after booking for duty.
  • Awaiting booking for duty after completion of rest.
  • RPF staff.
  • Casual Labour.
  • Railway employee attending training courses.
  • NHA goes up by 25% whenever DA goes up by 50%.

Pay in Pay Band + GP

Rate of NHA

9701 – 23730




Upto 7260