Railway Board: General Departmental Competitive Examination – Reservation for Person with Benchmark Disability and EWS – Clarification (RBE No. 65)
RBE No. 65
भारत सरकार/GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
रेल मंत्रालय/MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
(रेलवे बोर्ड/RAILWAY BOARD)
New Delhi, dated 23.04.2019
The General Managers,
All Zonal Railways &
(As per standard mailing list)
Sub: General Departmental Competitive Examination – Reservation for “horizontal” categories including Persons with Benchmark Disabilities and Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) who are serving employees’ reg.
Ref: (i) SECR’s letter No. P-HQ/RUL/105/5/7073 dated 25.09.2018 & 04.02.2019.(ii) ECoR’s letter No. ECoR/Pers/GDCE/2019 dated 01.04.2019
Clarification has been sought by certain Railways regarding applicability of reservation for PwBD and Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) employees’ under the scheme of General Departmental Competitive Examination (GDCE).
The matter has been examined in detail in Board’s office. It is clarified that horizontal reservation quota (including that for PwBD and EWS) that is applicable for Open Market recruitment will not apply for GDCE scheme.
This disposes of the above referred letters.
(S. Balachandra Iyer)
Executive Director Estt..(N)
All Railway Board