(Railway Board)

S.No.PC-VII/1 06

RBE No. 87/2018
New Delhi, dated 14-6-2018

The General Managers
All Indian Railways & PUs
(As per mailing list)

Sub:- Grant of Grade Pay Rs.6600/PB-3 to Nursing Personnel i.e. Staff Nurses/Nursing Sister/Matron/Chief Matron under 3rd MACP.
The Staff Side (NFIR and AIRF) had demanded for grant of 3rd financial upgradation in the Grade Pay of Rs.6600/PB-3 to Nursing Personnel under MACPS on the basis of OM dated 09-09-2016 issued by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. The matter was examined in consultation with the Deptt. of Personnel and Training and it has now been decided as under:
a) Those Staff Nurse/Nursing Sister/Matron/Chief Matron who have been awarded 1st and 2nd financial upgradation under ACP Scheme in the hierarchy pay scale of Rs.5500-9000 and Rs 6500-10500 upto 31-8-2008 may be granted a replacement Grade Pay of Rs.4800/PB-2 and Rs.5400/PB-3. Therefore, the 3rd financial upgradation under MACP Scheme, if granted to these categories of officials, may be revised to Rs.6600/PB-3 from Rs.5400 in PB-3.
b) Those Staff Nurse/Nursing Sister/Chief Matron who have been granted 1st ACP in the pre-revised pay scale of Rs.5500-9000 upto 31-8-2008 may be placed in the replacement Grade Pay of Rs.4800/PB-2. They will be entitled for grant of 2nd and 3rd financial upgradation under MACP Scheme in the Grade Pay of Rs.5400/PB-2 and
Rs.5400/PB-3 only.
c) All the remaining Staff Nurse/Nursing Sister/Matron/Chief Matron who are to be granted 1st. 2nd and 3rd financial upgradation under MACP Scheme may be granted next higher Grade Pay.
2 This issues with the concurrence of the Finance Directorate of the Ministry of Railways.
3. Hindi version is enclosed.

(Subhankar Dutta)
Deputy Director, Pay Commission-V
Railway Board