4800/5400 (level 8/ level 9) to Stenographers Cadre in Indian Railways –
Sub: Reiteration of GP 4800/5400 (level-8/level-9) as apex promotional grade in stenographers cadre in Field offices (including Zonal Railways) as per extant provisions.
Proposals are being received from Railways/ Production Units for
upgradation of Stenographers cadre by granting GP 6600/- in PB-3 (6th CPC scales) to
senior PSs-I in the Railway/ Unit.
rules/position such a grade in GP Rs.6600/- is not available/ sanctioned in the category of
Stenographers on zonal Railways (Field Offices). Further, based on the recommendations of Pay
Commissions and decisions of the Government/Railway Board, there is no provision for a
grade in pay structure higher than GP Rs.4800/5400 (Level 8/Level 9) in field offices
including zonal Railways. Any local Office Order wherever issued by any Railway contrary to
this established position is irregular and is to be withdrawn immediately under
intimation to this office.
Source: Railway Board (Click to view/download pdf)