GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
New Delhi, 3rd September 2012
The General Managers (P),
All Zonal Railways including
CLW, DLW, ICF, RCF, RWF, Metro Railway/Kolkata,
The CAO(R), DMW/Patiala,
The DG, RDSO/Lucknow.
Sub:- Recruitment of sportspersons against sports quota.
Ref:- Railway Board’s letters of even number dated dt. 18.04.2012 (RBE No. 52/2012) & 26.06.2012 (RBE No. 75/2012) and 2010/E(Sports)/4(1)/1(Policy) dated 31.12.2010 (RBE No. 189B/2010).
In continuation of Board’s letters referred to above regarding recruitment of sportspersons on Indian Railways against Sports Quota, following is clarified:-
(i) Instructions issued vide Board’s letter of even number dt. 18.04.2012 (RBE No. 52/2012) will come into effect for all recruitments against sports quota both through Talent Scouting and Open Advertisement from the year 2013-14 onwards.
(ii) All recruitments against sports quota both through Talent Scouting and Open advertisement for the year 2012-13, will be done as per instructions issued vide Board’s letter No. 2010/E(Sports)/4 (1)/(Policy) dated 31.12.2010 (RBE No.189B/2010), read with modifications issued from time to time.
(iii) Any recruitment against sports quota for the year 2012-13 which has already been completed and conducted by the Railways as per Board’s instructions dated 18.04.2012(RBE No. 75/2012) remains valid.
2. Recruitment against sports quota both through Talent Scouting and Open Advertisement for the year 2012-13 must be initiated before 3.11.2012 and finalized by 28.02.2013.
3. Receipt of this letter may please be ensured.
Source: AIRF & NFIR