Railway: Reimbursement of cost of OPD medicines : Special sanction in view of COVID-19

Railway: Reimbursement of cost of OPD medicines : Special sanction in view of COVID-19

Railway: Reimbursement of cost of OPD medicines : Special sanction in view of COVID-19


प्रधान मुख्य कार्मिक अ‍धिकारी का कार्यालय
Office of the Principal Chief Personnel Officer
रेल सदन, द्वितीय तल, भुवनेश्वर – 751017
Rail Sadan, IInd Floor, Bhubaneswar-75101

स्थापना क्रमांक/ Estt. Srl. No. 137/2020

Date: 24.09.2020

सेवा मे,

सभी प्रमुख विभागाध्यक्षों/समन्वयक विभागाध्यक्षों, पू त रे/भुवनेश्वर
मं रे.प्र/व.मं.का.अधिकरी/मं.का.अधिका री-खो रधारोड,वालातेरू, संबलपुर,
मु.कारखाना प्रबंधक/कारखाना कार्मिक अधिकारी- मंचेश्वर, अतिरिक्त रजिस्ट्रार/रैल दावा अधिकरण,
उ.मु.का अधिकारी(नि.)/भुवनेश्वर
महा सचिव/इकोर श्र. कां., महा सचिव/इकोर श्र. यू.,
महा सचिव/एआई ओ बी सी आर ई ए, महा सचिव/ ए आई एस सी एस टी आर ईए

Sub: Reimbursement off cost of OPD medicines: Special sanction in view of


उपर्युक्त विषय पर रेलवे बोर्ड पत्र सं. 2020/H-1/7/3 दिनांक 21.09.2020 की प्रतिलिपि सूचना मार्गदर्शन एवं आवश्यक कार्रवाई हेतु अग्रेषित है।

A copy of Railway Board’s Lr. No. 2020/H-1/7/3 Dated 21.09.2020 on the above quoted subject is forwarded herewith for information, guidance and necessary action.

Encl: As above,

Chairman Railway Recruitment Cell
For Principal Chief Personnel Officer

प्रतिलिपि प्रेषित/Copy to :

1) महाप्रबंधक के सचिव/पूर्व तट रेलवे, भुवनेश्वर
2) मुकाधि/मुकाधिए(प्रशा.). उप म.प्र, अध्यक्ष(रेलवे भर्ती प्रकोष्ठ)
3) उप मुख्य प्रबंधक(सू.प्रौ). उप मुकाधि(औ.सं.एवं कल्याण), वकाधि(इंजी.)
4) वकाधि(स्टाफ). वकाधि(मुख्या. एवं न्‍्याया.)
5) मुकाधि के निजी सचिव/सहा.कार्मिक अधि.(मुख्या.),सहा.कार्मिक STAY. (BATT),
सहा.कार्मिक अधि.(विल).

Government of India
Ministry of Railways
Railway Board
3rd Floor, Health Directorate
Supreme Court Metro Station Building Complex

No. 2020/H-1/7/3

New Delhi, dated 21.09.2020

The General Managers
All Indian Railways & PUs

Sub:- Reimbursement of cost of OPD medicines : Special sanction in view of COVID-19.

Ref:- (i) Ministry of H&FW’s OM No.Z15025/12/2020/DIR/CGHS dated 27.03.2020, 29.04.2020, 29.05.2020 & 24.08.2020 (copy enclosed).
(ii) Railway Board’s letter No.28.03.2020, 29.03.2020, 05.05.2020 & 11.06.2020. [irp]


In reference to Board’s letters referred above, it was intimated that the instruction issued vide Ministry of Health and Family Welfare OM No.Z 15025/12/2020/DIR/CGHS dated 27.03.2020 was applicable to Railway medical beneficiaries up to 30.04.2020, 31.05.2020 and 31.07.2020.

Now Ministry of H&FW vide its OM No. Z 15025/12/2020/DIR/CGHS dated 24.08.2020 have extended the provision up to 30.09.2020. The instruction issued by Ministry of H&FW shall also apply to railway medical beneficiaries till 30.09.2020.[irp posts=”2355″ name=”CGHS OM: Emergency Treatment in CGHS Empanelled Hospitals”]

It is also clarified that railway health facilities are functional and railway medical beneficiaries also have the option to collect medicines through railway health facilities as per normal practice, instead of purchasing from market.

This issues with the concurrence of Finance Directorate of Railway Board.

(Dr. K. Sridhar)
Executive Director/Health (G)
Railway Board

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Source: EC Railway

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