Government of India
Ministry of Defence
Department of Defence
B-Wing, Sena Bhavan, New Delhi
Dated, the 29th June, 2020
Subject: Risk and Hardship Allowance to the Fire-fighting staff working under various Defence Establishments – Clarification regarding Risk and Hardship Allowance to the Fire-fighting staff working under various Defence Establishments – Clarification regarding
The undersigned is directed to say that the matter regarding admissibility of Risk and Hardship Allowance to the Fire-Fighting Staff during leave/training has been under considered by this Ministry in consultation with Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Home Affairs.
2. As per the comments/advice received from the above Ministries, it is clarified that any leave stretching to more than 30 days would make the personnel ineligible for Risk and Hardship Allowance.
Under Secretary to the Govt of India