GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
COMMERCIAL CIRCULAR NO.25 OF 2011
New Delhi, dated 30.5.2011
The General Managers,
All Indian Railways,
Sub : Free Monthly Season tickets to girls pursuing Professional / Vocational courses upto Graduation.
As per existing provisions contained inRule 242.2 of IRCA Coaching Tariff No. 26, Part-I (Vol.I), Girl Students upto graduation are eligible for Free Monthly Season tickets for travel between stations serving their school/college to residence.
2. As announced by Hon’ble MR during discussion on Railway Budget, it has been decided to extend the above mentioned concession to Girl students who are pursuing Professional/Vocational courses also upto the level of graducation.
3. There will be no change in other terms and conditions, including the eligibilty/entitlement of free MSTs to Boy students.
4.This concession will be admissible on MSTs purchased on and after 1st July 2011
5. This issues with the concurrence of the Finance Directorate of the Ministry of Railways.
6. Necessary instruction may be issued to all concerned immediatly and implementation ensured.