RESS (Railway Employee Self Service) Mobile App

RESS (Railway Employee Self Service) Mobile App for Railway Employees

Let's look at a useful phone app called RESS. This app has been released by Centre for Railway Information Systems Productivity. The app description in Google Play read as, अब रेलकर्मी ऑनलाइन देख सकते है अपना Bio-Data, Salary Details, Income Tax, PF/NPS ledger, Loans & Advances and many more.

Railway Employee Self Service (RESS) – An online system for Indian Railway employees (Staff and Officers) has been developed by Centre for Railway Information Systems (CRIS). Now Railway employees can use this application to view their Personal Bio-data, Service and Pay related particular, Salary details, Provident fund/NPS details ,Salary related loans & advances, income tax details (including monthly deductible amount) ,Leave and Family details etc. Download of Payslip in PDF format is also available.

Registration Process for RESS:-

For Registering with RESS, an employee should ensure following 2 points:-
  • Date of Birth and Mobile No are updated in IPAS. Permission to update Date of Birth and Mobile No is available with Pay Bill Clerks. 
  • Since initial password is sent on employee’s mobile, consent is required to be sent to SMS Server by sending an SMS to a designated Number. This is mandatory as per TRAI guidelines. This is one time exercise and subscriber has to send an SMS with content as below to 08860622020.

  • Link for “New Registration” has been provided in the Application. Touch the link. 
  • Enter Employee Number, Mobile Number and Date of Birth
  • Verification code will be sent on the mobile number.
  • Enter verification code.
  • Registration is complete. Verification code is your Password.
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A registered railway employee can view following in the RESS Mobile App:-

  • Bio-data (Personal details, Job related, Pay related)
  • Salary details (Monthly and Yearly Summary)
  • Download Payslip in PDF
  • Financial Year wise Supplementary payments
  • Provident Fund (PF) ledger along with Status of last PF withdrawal Application
  • NPS recoveries during a financial year
  • Loans and Advances details 
  • Income Tax projections and cumulative deductions
  • Leave Balances (LAP & LHAP)
  • Family Details
  • Details of OT, TA, NDA, NHA, KMA, Child Education Allowance

If you Forget password of RESS, then follow the below process:-

  • Touch on link “Forgot Password”
  • Enter User Id (Employee Number or Aadhaar if registered through Aadhaar using Desktop Version of RESS) , Mobile Number and Date of Birth
  • Password will be sent on your mobile number


RESS system is easily accessible on Android based Mobile Phones. Currently RESS is under beta version. Some details may not be shown properly. RESS has been installed between 1,000+ times by users at the time of this review and has an average rating of 4.4 in Google apps store.

RESS app size 3.9M and can be installed on any Android device running version 4.2 and up.

Apps Name
Apps Developed
Centre for Railway Information Systems Productivity
Apps Size
4.2 and up
Average Rating
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Content Rating
Rated for 3+

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