Relaxed Physical Efficiency Test (PET) standards for Transgender candidates equivalent to PET standards for Female candidates – RBE No. 156/2022

Relaxed Physical Efficiency Test (PET) standards for Transgender candidates equivalent to PET standards for Female candidates – RBE No. 156/2022

Relaxed Physical Efficiency Test (PET) standards for Transgender candidates equivalent to PET standards for Female candidates – RBE No. 156/2022

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RBE No. 156/2022

Government of India (Bharat Sarkar)
Ministry of Railways (Rail Mantralaya)
(Railway Board)

No. E(NG)II/2021/RR-1/30

New Delhi, Dated: 18.11.2022

The General Manager(P)
All Zonal Railways/Production Units,
Chairpersons, Railway Recruitment Cells (RRCs)

Sub: Recruitment of staff in Level – 1 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix on Indian Railways – Criteria for Physical Efficiency Test (PET) regarding.

In continuation to the extant instructions on the above mentioned subject, it has been decided that Transgender candidates may be judged with relaxed Physical Efficiency Test ( PET ) standards which shall be equivalent to the PET standards for Female candidates.

2. The gender given in the online application may be used for the purpose of giving relaxation in PET. Their transgender status will be verified later at the time of medical examination and in case found wrong, their total candidature may be cancelled.

3. The above relaxations shall be applicable in all future level-1 recruitment including the CEN RRC-01/2019 level-1 recruitment also.

(Sudhir Kumar)
Director Estt. (N)
Railrvay Board

No. E(NG)II/2021/RR-1/30

New Delhi, Dated: 18.11.2022

Copy to:

  1. The General Secretary, AIRF, Room No. 253, Rail Bhawan, New Delhi (35 Spares).
  2. The General Secretary, NFIR, Room No. 256-E, Rail Bhawan, New Delhi (35 spares).
  3. All Members of Departmental Council and National Council and Secretary, Staff Side, National Council, 13-C, Ferozeshah Road, New Delhi (60 spares).
  4. The Secretary General, FROA, Room No. 256-A, Railway Board (5 spares).
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