Issue of First Class ‘A’ Special Duty Cheque Pass to Railway Servants called for special felicitation/reward/award
Government of India, Ministry Of Railways,(Railway Board) issued circular vide No.E(W)2018/PS5-117 New Delhi, dated 5.11.2018 regarding Issue of First Class ‘A’ Special Duty Cheque Pass to Railway Servants called for special felicitation/reward/award and details as follows.
1.The matter of felicitating Railway Servants for their rare and exemplary specific works such as preventing an accident, display of extreme honesty, etc (other than routine works) has been under consideration of the Board. In recognition of their contribution and to encourage other railway servants to emulate, it has been decided by the Competent Authority that whenever a railway servant is called for special felicitation/reward/award specifically by Railway Board Members and above for exemplary acts of devotion to work, display of favour, conduct, etc (other than routine work), a First Class ‘A’ “Special Duty Cheque Pass” in favour of Railway Servant along with spouse valid for travel in 1-AC Class of all trains may be issued from the place of posting to the place of special felicitation/reward/award & back, irrespective of the railway servant’s duty pass entitlement.
2.Accordingly, the Pass Issuing Authority of the railway servant is directed to issue First Class `A”`Special Duty Cheque Pass” in favour of Railway Servant along with spouse with the endorsement for travel in 1-AC Class of all trains including Rajdhani/ Shatabdi/ Duronto Express trains. Such Pass shall be valid for 15 days from the date of issue.
3.This issues with the concurrence of the Finance Directorate of Ministry of Railways.
Source: Railway Board