Clarification regarding admissibility of Transport Allowance during Nation-wide Lockdown: Railway Board RBE No. 104/2020
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA/भारत सरकार
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS/ रेल मंत्रालय
(Railway Board) रेलवे बोर्ड
RBE No. 104/2020
New Delhi, dated o3-12-2020
The General Managers (P),
All Indian Railways & PUs
(As per mailing list)
Sub: Clarification regarding admissibility of Transport Allowance during Nation-wide Lockdown due to Covid-19 pandemic.
References/ queries have been received from various Zonal Railways/PUs seeking clarification regarding admissibility of Transport Allowance to the employees who could not attend their offices during nation-wide Lockdown period. On this matter Ministry of Finance/Department of Expenditure vide their OM No. 21/3/2020-E.II (B) dated 01-12-2020 have issued necessary clarification, a copy of which is forwarded herewith for information and compliance. These instructions shall apply mutatis-mutandis on the Railways also.
2. This issues with the concurrence of Finance Directorate of Ministry of Railways.
DA: As above.
(Sudha A Kujur)
Deputy Director/Pay Commission
New Delhi, dated 04-12-2020
Copy (with 40 spares) forwarded to Deputy Comptroller and Auditor General of India (Railways), New Delhi.
For Member (Finance), Railway Board