Consultation Fee for medical aid to passangers during travelling in train revised from Rs.20/- to Rs100/-
Government of India
Ministry of Railways
No. 2018/Trans Cell,/Health/Consultation Fee
New Delhi, dated: 10.07.2018
The Ceneral Manager
All Indian Railways/PUs, NF(Con), CORE
The DG/RDSO/Lucknow, DG/NAlR./Vadodara
CAOs, DMW/Patiala, WPO/Patna, COFMOWA/NDLS, RWP/Bela, CAO/IROAF
Sub: Consultation fee for medical aid to passengers
As per para 628 of IRMM, a Railway doctor attending a passenger afflicted with sudden illness or injury (other than as a result of a railway accident in which case it is the duty of the Railway administration to provide free medical attendance and treatment facilites) is allowed to recover a consultation fee at the rate of Rs. 20/- irrespective of the grade of the attending Medical Officer.
It has been decided by the Board ( MS, FC and CRB) that the Consultation fee for above purpose be revised from Rs. 20/- to Rs. 100/-. The rest of the para 628 of IRMM will remain unchanged.
This issues with the concurrence of Associate Finance of Transformation Cell of Railway Board.
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