On a massive drive launched at the direction of the
Railways Minister to identify long-term absentees in various establishments,
the disciplinary action against the Group C and D employees came.
More than 13,000 employees of the Indian Railways are
likely to be terminated from services on ‘unauthorised’ leaves.
During the drive it was found that 13,521 out of 1.3
million workforce were absent from service for a long time without any
‘ The establishment has initiated disciplinary action
under the rules to terminate services of such employees’ said a statement by