GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
(RAILWAY BOARD)No. SBC/Union Election/Schedule/ 2012/2 New Delhi 18.03.2013
Chief Personnel Officers
All Open line Railways and Metro Kolkata
Sub: NOTIFICATION for Secret Ballot Elections for recognition of unions on Indian Railways
This has reference to Secret Ballot Elections Committee‟s letter No. SBEC/Union Elec. 2012/Modalities/1 dated 18.03.2013, vide which the final Modalities framed by the Committee for holding Secret Ballot Elections for granting recognition to Railway Trade Unions have been uploaded.
Vide communication no. 2012/E(LR)III/LR/Misc/5(SB)-Pt. dated 08.03.13, Railway
Board has advised that “instructions in compliance with courts orders dated 03.03.2010 in
WP (C) No. 26/2008 and order dated 30.01.2012 in LPA no 550.2010 of Hon‟ble High
Court of Delhi which has been upheld by the Hon‟ble Supreme Court of India in their order
dated 22.01.13 in Special Leave to Appeal (Civil) No. 23523/2012, will follow separately”.
In light of above and terms of Reference of Ministry of Railway‟s Order No. no. ERBI/2012/23/49 dated 09.11.12, the Notification of Secret ballot Election is enclosed herewith,
which may be brought to the notice of all concerned.
ED/ERP, Railway Board &
Member Secretary, Secret Ballot Election Committee.