Railways : Entitlement of Night Duty Allowance (NDA) to Railway employees – Imposition of Basic Pay Ceiling limit of Rs.43600
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
New Delhi, dated 11 .03.2021
The General Manager (P),
Northern Railway, GC , OIA
Sub:- Entitlement of Night Duty Allowance (NDA) to Railway employees – Imposition of Basic Pay Ceiling limit of Rs.43600/-.
Please refer to Board’s letter of even number dated 29.09.2020 (RBE No.83/2020) Whereby instructions prescribing a ceiling-limit of Basic Pay of Rs.43600/- for entitlement to Night Duty Allowance (NDA) have been issued. Against which several references were received from Federations and in view thereof. Board decided to take up the matter with DoPT.
With a view to further examine the matter, Northern Railway is requested ‘to furnish the categories of employees along with their Pay Level(s) which has been left out for entitlement of Night Duty Allowance (NDA) due to imposing a ceiling-limit of Basic Pay of Rs.43600/-.
This may please be ‘accorded priority’.
Joint Director, Estt.(P&A)