RBE No.69/2016

No. E (NG)-11/2009/RR-1/10 Pt.                                       New Delhi, Dated: 17 .06.2016
The General Manager (P),
All Zonal Railways/Production Units.
Chairmen, RRBs/RRCs

Sub: Prescribed fees for open market recruitment conducted by Railway Recruitment Cells (RRCs)/Railway Recruitment Board (RRBs).
Attention is invited to instructions contained in this Ministry’s letter of even number dated 02.7.2013 and letter No. 2013/E(RRB)/25/22 dated 22.5.2014 prescribing a fees of Rs.100/- (rupee one hundred only) to be charged from candidates applying for open market recruitment conducted by Railway Recruitment Cells (RRCs) and Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs) respectively.
2. Now, in order to offset the heavy burden of expenditure incurred on conduct of open market examinations and making the recruitment exercises cost neutral, in light of factors like large number of non-serious candidates applying for recruitment, conduct of examination through online mode etc., it has now been decided by this Ministry to enhance the prescribed examination fees for open market recruitment examinations conducted by various Railway
Recruiting agencies as under:-
(i) For all candidates except those:              Rs. 500/- (Rupee Five Hundred Only)
mentioned in sub-para (ii) below
(ii) For candidates belonging to SC/ST/Exservicemen/        Rs. 250 (Rupee Two Hundred Fifty Only)
Persons with Disabilities (PWDs), Women, Minorities and
Economic Backward Classes.
4. These orders will be applicable to all notifications published for open market recruitment by Railway Recruiting agencies {RRBs/RRCs} after the date of issue of this order. Refund to the exempted categories as per para 2(ii) above will be automatic and provision for the same may be incorporated in the online software for the notification.
5. This issues with the concurrence of the Finance Directorate of Ministry of Railways

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