7th Pay Commission – Special Allowance to Chief Safety Officers/Safety Officers
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
New Delhi, dated 30.08.2017.
The General Managers and Principal Financial Advisers,
All Indian Railways & Production Units.
Sub: Implementation of recommendations of Seventh Central Pay Commission accepted by the Government Special Allowance to Chief Safety Officers/Safety Officers.
Consequent upon the decisions taken by the government on the recommendations of the Seventh Central Pay Commission relating to revision of allowances, the President is pleased to decide that Senior Supervisors of workshop cadre (whether working in workshops or PCO) when deputed as Chief Safety Officers/Safety Officers may be granted Special Allowance @ 6 percent of Basic Pay.
2. The revised rate of allowance shall be admissible with effect from the 1st July, 2017.
3. All other terms and conditions envisaged in Board’s letter No. E(P&A)I-2008/SP-1/WS-1 dated 04.07.2008 shall remain unchanged.
4. This issues with the concurrence of the Finance Directorate of the Ministry of Railways.
5. Please acknowledge receipt.