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Post Retirement Complimentary Pass for Retired Railway Employee

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 Number eligible

Chairman and Members of Railway Board

5 sets per year

Group A & B with railway service of 20 years or more

3 sets per year

Group C staff with railway service of 20 years or more

2 sets per year

Group D staff with railway service of 20 years or more

1 set per year

 
  • A  retired Railway servant will be eligible to the same class of Post-retirement Complimentary pass, as he was enjoying at the time of service.
  • Retired Railway servant who was officiating in the higher grade at the time  of quitting service shall be granted post-retirement complimentary passes of the number appropriate to the post held by him in the substantive capacity.
  • However the full benefit of post-retirement complimentary passes corresponding to the higher post as to their number and class may be given to those Railway employees where the promotion in the higher grade is on ad-hoc basis after  working for a minimum of 3 years in the higher grade; Where service after regular promotion falls short of 2 years but the total regular service added to ad-hoc service in the higher grade is 3 ears or more the full benefit of post-retirement complimentary passes as to their number and class may be given.
  • Railway service alone is considered for issue of post-retirement complimentary pass.
  • Service weightage allowed for Voluntary retirement is considered for this.
  • In the year of retirement total number of passes issued is restricted to total number he is eligible while the the railway employee was in service.
  • One set of post-retirement complimentary pass will be disallowed for every month of unauthorized retention of railway quarter by the retired employee. *
  • Post-retirement complimentary pass will not be issued to those railway employees who are dismissed from service.
  • Post-retirement complimentary pass will not be issued to those railway employees who are removed from service on or after 26.10.2005.
  • Post-retirement complimentary pass will not be issued to those railway employees on whom the penalty of cent percent cut in pension and gratuity has been imposed on or after 20.02.2005.
  • Post-retirement complimentary pass will be issued to those railway employees who are dismissed or removed from service on or after 26.10.2005 but are granted compassionate allowance in terms of Rule 65 of the Railway Services(Pension) Rules,1993.Post-Retirement Complimentary Passes will be issued to such dismissed/removed railway employees from the date of grant of compassionate allowance.**
  • Widow mother of retired employee may be included in Post-Retirement Complimentary Pass along with others entitled. $
  • Legally divorced daughter and widowed daughter may also be included in Post-Retirement Complimentary Pass provided they reside with the railway employee and fulfill the income criteria. $$
  • Prompt issue of Post-Retirement Complimentary Pass will be ensured on the same day for retired employees to avoid inconvenience. Courteous behavior will also be extended. #
  • A retired Railway employee may be issued, on his/her request, one set of Complimentary Pass not more than 100 days in advance of beginning of the next year, for journeys commencing in the next year duly debiting such issue of complimentary pass in the next year’s pass account. The validity of the pass shall be four months from the date of issue.## 

Family Identity Cards

In case of retired pensioners and widows Family Identity Cards will be issued from the office issuing Post-retirement or widow passes. 

References

*     Railway Board Letter No. E(W) 99 PS 5-1/4 dated 3.11.1999

**    Railway Board Letter No. E(W) 2002 PSS-8/5 dated 26.10.2005

$   RBE 13/96 dated 16.02.1996

$$ RBE 63/2003 dated 16.04.2003

#   RBE 23/2002 dated 04.02.2002

## Railway Board letter No. E(W)2010/PS5-17/l dated 3.6.2011

 

Comments

Please post further

Please post further comments/queries here: http://indianrailwayemployee.com/forums/pass-rules

I have taken VRS after 21

I have taken VRS after 21 yrs of service in 2010 by which I was eligible for one post retirement pass SL class. At the time of taking VRS my GP was 2800.

As per Bd’s ltr No. E(W)2008/PS5-1/38 dated 6.1.2011 (RBE No.03/2011)PC VI-244 , which was issued in Jun'11 for GP 2800 it is IInd Class ‘A’ Pass*.

Now will I be eligible for IInd Class ‘A’ Pass* while taking my post retirement pass.

This may need a clarification

This may need a clarification as present rule says "the class of eligibility same as on retirement".

sir, without going physical

sir,

without going physical at office of complementary pass issuing office  can i request to issue the  pass through post .  i am a retired railway officer , due to health condition i am unable to visit the office so i need help through postal system 

Sir, my husband expired on

Sir, my husband expired on duty in railways .I got a job in railways.i have 2 yrs daughter.

1.how much ex-gratia will be ? and which rule follows ?

2.sir if i got remarriage than my daughter got a family pension or not ? and which rule follows ?

    pls sir clarify me and please reply me

1.Amount of Gratuity depends

1.Amount of Gratuity depends on number of years of Railway service.  See here uder the heading Death Gratuity: http://indianrailwayemployee.com/content/gratuity

2. Your daughter is eligible for Family pension after your remarriage . See here: http://indianrailwayemployee.com/content/family-pension

Pass through post is not so

Pass through post is not so far permitted.

sir, i am an

sir,

i am an ex-serviceman,worked in indian air forece for 20 yrs.i was re-employed in indian railways as station master.i retired from railways in the year 2007 on superannuation ie on completing 60 yrs of age. when i retired

my railway service is 19 yrs only. i was denied the provision of post complementary pass and REHS on paying

last pay drawn amount . later on when i brought the rule of half of defense service to be added for the purpose 

of post complementary pass, administration has considered my request and issued a set of post complementary  pass. after two months i was again called by Sr DPO  and informed me that provision of complementary pass is with-drawn on the pretext  that i have not asked for pay protection(last pay drawn in defense) on joining in railways. kindly inform me whether i am entitled for a post complementary pass or not.

 

further i request to inform if there is any  new rule in vith pay commission for railway pensioners health scheme

as i was denied health card with the reason that i have only 19 years of railway service.

                                                               thanking you in anticipation

                                                                                                                      sri rama krishna battu   ex-ASM/TEL

                                                                                                                                     SC RLY

I want to take voluntary

I want to take voluntary  retirement  but my qualifying service is 24 years and 9 months. Am i eligible for getting two sets of complementary passes.???? 

You need more than 25 Years

You need more than 25
Years service for 2 set of pass..

My widow mother is a family

My widow mother is a family Pensioner. Is she eligible for inclusion in my post Retirement Complimentary Pass ?

If her pension doesn't

If her pension doesn't exceed 3500 plus rate of DA, that is 3500 + 65% of 3500 she can be included.

Dear Sir I am Sr Section

Dear Sir

I am Sr Section Engineer (C&W) at Patna Jn ECR. I am going to retire on 31-07-2012. I wish to know if I get a pass issued in June 2012, will its validity continue for complete 4 months or it will expire after my date of retirement.

Thanks in advance

A.N.Sinha

It will be valid for full 4

It will be valid for full 4 months.

Thanks for your prompt reply.

Thanks for your prompt reply. I need some further help if possible. Can you provide a circular or notice number or an official website link, as a reference which proves that such a pass will be valid for full 4 months?

Thanks again in advance

I want to know that Whether

I want to know that Whether PTO's(privilage ticket orders) are issued to railway employee after the successful Retirement of service, if Yes how many PTO's are isssued to A,B,C,D catergories???

No. PTO are only for serving

No. PTO are only for serving employees.

No. Unfortunately you should

No. Unfortunately you should complete 20 years.

Iam an ex0serceman and

Iam an ex0serceman and working as station master in ne railway. i will be completing only 19.5 years of service in th railways. Will i get complementary pas after retirement. 

Earlier orders in this regard

Earlier orders in this regard were that half of defence service to be counted for post retirement complementry pass.In any case you will get one pass only.

In my case I have been given one set of pass being 21 years service in rly.No benefit of defence service has been given to me.I am ex-IAF with 16.5 years service.I have approached NFIR. Yet to receive reply.

Loss of Ist class/I A Card

Loss of Ist class/I A Card pass Rs.35/-

Lost of IInd class Card pass Rs. 12.50/-

Loss of Ist class/I A Cheque pass Rs.10/-

Lost of IInd class Chequepass Rs. 5/-

what is the new rates of

what is the new rates of penalties for losing of passes

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