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%.