New Delhi: The Indian Railways issued an order on Friday, saying it had determined to redesignate the publish of ‘guard’ as ‘practice supervisor’ with rapid impact.
To any extent further, assistant guard shall be referred to as assistant passenger practice supervisor, items guard as items practice supervisor, senior items guard as senior items practice supervisor, senior passenger guard as senior passenger practice supervisor and mail/specific guard as mail/specific practice supervisor.
Indian Railways has determined to redesignate the publish of “Guard” as “Train Manager” with rapid impact.
The revised designation is extra in consonance with their present duties & duties and can enhance the motivation stage of Guards now Prepare Managers. pic.twitter.com/dNSsnYormd
— Ministry of Railways (@RailMinIndia) January 14, 2022
“The issue of re-designation of ‘Guard’ as ‘Train Manager’ has been under deliberation in Board in consultaion with recongnised federations. It has now been decided by the Board to redesignate ‘Guard’ as ‘Train Manager’,” the order mentioned.
Railways mentioned the revised designation was extra in consonance with their present duties and duties and would enhance the motivation stage of guards.
Nevertheless, the revision in designations is not going to entail any change of their pay ranges, methodology of recruitment, present duties and duties, seniority and avenues of promotion, the Ministry of Railways mentioned in a press launch to the Basic Managers of all Indian Railways/PUs.
The redesignation comes following the Railways effecting a company picture makeover after including the title of CEO to the publish of Railway Board Chairman.
With the Railways planning to permit non-public gamers to function trains, these modifications in nomenclature are pure and according to modernisation of the railways, PTI quoted officers as saying.