Railways to Identify Employees on Unauthorised Absence
Ministry of Railways
Drive against absentee workmen in Railways
In November, 2017, a drive was launched by the Railways to identify employees on unauthorised absence in various Zonal Railways and Production Units. The details of number of absentees are given below:-
|Zonal Railway/Production Unit||No of Absentees|
|South East Central||274|
|Chittaranjan Locomotive Works||34|
|Diesel Locomotive Works||6|
|Diesel Loco Modernisation Works||6|
|Integral Coach Factory||115|
|Rail Coach Factory||19|
|Rail Wheel Factory||5|
Appropriate action under Disciplinary and Appeal Rules has been initiated against such absentees.
This information was given by the Minister of State of Railways, Shri Rajen Gohain in a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha today.