7th CPC Allowances : Indian Railways
Recommendations in respect of some important allowances paid to Indian Railways
i. Rates of Additional Allowance have been increased from Rs500 / 1000 per month to Rs1125 / 2250 per month. This has also been extended to Loco Pilot Goods and Senior Passenger Guards also @Rs750 per month.
ii. In view of strenuous nature of the job, new Allowance namely Special Train Controller’s Allowance @5000 per month for Train Controllers of Railways has been introduced.