Vinod Kumar Yadav, Chairman Railway Board has launched E-pass module of Human Resource Management System (HRMS) developed by CRIS through video conferencing. The digital event was also attended by Sanjay Prashar, OSD CRB, P.S. Mishra, Member Traffic, Member (Materials Management) P.C. Sharma, Member (S&T) Pradeep Kumar, Secretary Rly Board, Sushant Kumar Mishra Bureaucracy Today has learnt.
DG/HR, Dr. Anand S. Khati and Manjula Rangarajan FC Railways also addressd the meeting. The meeting was attended by all Board Members, CMD/IRCTC, MD/CRIS, all GMs, PCPOS, PCCMS, PFAs and DRMs,
At present process for issuance of pass have been largely manual in IR. Also there was no facility for booking of ticket online on Pass for Railway employee.
The E-Pass module has been developed by CRIS under HRMS project and will be rolled out over Indian Railways in phased manner. With this facility Railway employee is neither supposed to come to office for applying for Pass nor has to wait for pass being issued. Employee will be able to apply for pass online from anywhere and get the E-Pass generated online. Complete process of application and generation of Pass is mobile friendly. Ticket booking on pass may also be done online on IRCTC site apart from earlier facility of counter booking from PRS/UTS counter.
This facility will help Railway employee in using their pass hassle free and simultaneously make working of all officials involve in issuance of Pass smooth.