ALL INDIA RAILWAY ENGINEERS' FEDERATION (AIREF)

(An apex body representing Zonal Railway Engineers' Associations)
HQ – Dutt Bhawan, New Ashok Nagar, Near Chilla Regulator, Vasundhara Enclave, Delhi-110096
Camp Office - 1090, ESAI TOLA, KHATI BABA, JHANSI-284003

                                 

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Comparative table showing the grim situation of Railways in regard to the  Lowest percentage of Group B Posts on Railways compared to all other Departments.

S.N

Ministry / Department

Group A %

Group B  %

Group C   %

Group D   %

1

Ministry of Agriculture

6.0

7.5

39.1

47.4

2

Ministry of Chemical and Fertilizers

18.2

30.8

29.8

21.2

3

Ministry of Civil Aviation

11.7

11.0

43.4

33.8

4

Ministry of Coal

10.5

19.7

45.6

24.2

5

Ministry of commerce and Industry

11.8

17.8

47.9

22.6

6

Ministry of Communication and Information Technology

1.7

3.7

76.9

17.7

7

Ministry of Consumer Affairs Food and Public Distribution

17.1

28.8

32.2

21.9

8

Ministry of Corporate Affairs

33.3

34.4

21.1

11.2

9

Ministry of Culture

1.2

2.9

60.7

35.3

10

Ministry of defence

2.7

5.5

49.8

41.9

11

Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region

18.9

10.1

42.0

29.0

12

Ministry of Earth Sciences

6.2

30.1

38.7

25.0

13

Ministry of Environment and Forest

12.8

8.1

53.7

25.4

14

Ministry of External Affairs

16.4

32.3

35.1

16.2

15

Ministry of Finance

9.1

38.6

32.9

19.4

16

Ministry of Food Processing Industries

31.2

26.4

26.4

15.9

17

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

11.6

7.6

41.8

39.0

18

Ministry of Industry & Public Enterprises

17.4

30.0

29.4

23.2

19

Ministry of Home Affairs

2.0

3.0

87.4

7.6

20

Ministry of Human Resource Development

15.3

33.2

31.2

20.3

21

Ministry of Information Broad casting

6.4

20.0

48.3

25.4

22

Ministry of Labour and Employment

14.4

18.7

47.1

19.8

23

Ministry of Law and Justice

13.7

28.8

33.5

24.0

24

Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises

12.7

18.1

46.1

23.1

25

Ministry of Mines

18.5

54.9

4.4

22.2

26

Ministry of Minority Affairs

34.4

34.4

18.8

12.5

27

Ministry of New and Renewable Energy

24.6

20.6

35.2

19.6

28

Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs

20.6

33.3

32.4

13.7

29

Ministry of Panchayati Raj

21.2

25.9

37.6

15.3

30

Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs

9.3

31.8

38.8

20.2

31

Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pension

11.9

12.4

64.3

11.5

32

Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas

14.5

38.2

25.3

22.0

33

Ministry of Planning

26.2

25.6

23.3

25.0

34

Ministry of Power

29.2

28.0

28.2

14.5

35

Ministry of Railways

0.6

0.5

61.9

37.0

36

Ministry of Rural Development

16.7

36.3

29.4

17.6

37

Ministry of Science and Technology

4.8

7.6

48.3

39.3

38

Ministry of Shipping, Road Transport and Highways

11.3

15.1

45.5

28.1

39

Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment

15.8

36.8

30.0

17.4

40

Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation

7.3

24.3

56.4

12.0

41

Ministry of Steel

16.8

41.6

29.2

12.4

42

Ministry of Textiles

4.3

10.0

63.8

21.8

43

Ministry of Tribal Affairs

26.2

38.9

23.0

11.9

44

Ministry of Urban Development

4.5

13.0

59.3

23.2

45

Ministry of Water Resources

11.9

16.1

45.9

26.1

46

Ministry of Women & Child Development

11.5

20.3

42.4

25.9

47

Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports

9.3

27.1

44.7

18.9

48

Department of Atomic Energy

26.2

23.8

36.3

13.6

49

Department of Space

47.5

20.5

25.9

6.1

50

Cabinet Secretariat

9.2

26.5

56.5

7.8

51

Central Vigilance Commission

16.5

32.3

25.6

25.6

 

All India Average

14.76

22.78

40.62

27.78

 

Ministry of Railways

0.6

0.5

61.9

37.0



If all India average of 2.8% in Group-A and 5.3 % in Group-B is followed in Indian Railways then the group wise distribution of IR can be restructured as follows.

 

Classification on Railways

Existing strength

Existing %age

Proposed strength

Proposed

%age

(at par with all India average)

Difference

%age

Change

Group - A

8285

0.6

39498

2.8

31213

2.2

Group - B

7247

0.5

74764

5.3

67517

4.8

Group - C

873536

25.62

905635

64.2

32099

38.58

Group - D

521578

27.78

389338

27.6 *

- 32240

- 0.18

Total

1410646

54.5

1410646


 

 

 

Restructuring / Up-grading of Group C to Group B & Group A as proposed above,

- clubbed with merger of Group D into Group C as proposed by Sixth CPC

- will ensure better motivation & efficiency on the Railways.







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