Grant of National Holiday Allowance (NHA) to those non-gazetted employees who are getting higher pay level under MACPS – RBE No. 96/2023
भारत सरकार/GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
रेल मंत्रालय/MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
(रेलवे बोर्ड/RAILWAY BOARD)
RBE No. 96/2023
New Delhi, dated 31.07.2023
Sub: Clarification regarding grant of National Holiday Allowance (NHA) to those non-gazetted employees who are getting higher pay level under MACPS.
Ref: Board’s letter No.E(P&A)I-2021/HL-1, dated 04.02.2022 (RBE No.14/2022).
Attention is invited to Railway Board’s instructions referred above clarifying that NHA would be admissible to those eligible non-gazetted employees who are getting higher pay level beyond level-8 under MACPS, at the rates prescribed for the substantive post held by them.
2. The issue regarding date of effect of Board’s letter dated 04.02.2022 (RBE No.14/2022) has been examined in Board’s Office. It is stated that Board’s instructions dated 04.02.2022 would be effective from 04.02.2022 (RBE No. 14/2022) onwards.
3. This issues with the concurrence of the Finance Directorate of the Ministry of Railways.
4. This disposes of South Central Railway’s letter No.P(R)/55/NHA/III, dated 02.08.2022.
5. Please acknowledge receipt.