Indian Railway has launched new VRS scheme for Indian railway employees. By this scheme any if railway employee takes retirement under Voluntary Retirement Scheme (VRS) after age of 57 years then Indian Railway will give permanent job to his/her one son/daughter.
Son/daughter of railway employee who is desire for job should be above age of 18 years. They will get job of Rs. 1800/- pay scale grade. This scheme is same for all rank of railway employees. There are more then 7 lakh people in railway as employee.
Railway Minister Ms. Mamta Banerjee has passed this scheme on 10.09.2010. She said that railway will take responsibility of all railway employees till theirs one child. The union of railway employees is very happy for this major decision for welfare of railway employee.