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Railways retires 32 officers in ‘public interest’

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The Railways has prematurely retired 32 of its officers above the age of 50 in public interest on grounds of inefficiency, doubtful integrity and conduct unbecoming of a railway servant, as part of a periodic review, a statement said. In 2016-17, it had similarly retired four officers.

Periodic review of those attaining a certain age is part of the service rules of government employees, but rarely are they prematurely retired, officials said.

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