7th CPC Risk and Hardship Allowance to Fire-fighting staff
7th CPC Risk and Hardship Allowance to the Defence Fire-fighting staff – MoD Order
Government of India
Ministry of Defence
Department of Defence
B-Wing, Sena Bhavan, New Delhi
Dated, the 29th May, 2018
Subject: Risk and Hardship Allowance to the Fire-fighting staff working under various Defence Establishments – Implementation of VII CPC Recommendations.
Consequent upon the acceptance of the recommendations of the Seventh Central Pay Commission by the Government vide Ministry of Finance Resolution No. 11-1/2016-IC dated 06th July, 2017, the President is pleased to sanction Risk and Hardship Allowance for Fire-Fighting staff employed in various Defence Establishments at the following rates:
S. No. Level in Pay Matrix Cell Name Rate per month (in Rs.)
1 Level 8 and below R2H3 2700
2 Level 9 and above R2H3 3400
2. The above rates shall increase by 25 percent whenever the Dearness Allowance payable on the revised pay structure rises by 50 percent.
3. These orders shall take effect from 1st July, 2017.
4. This issues with the concurrence of Ministry of Finance (Deptt. of Expenditure) vide their ID No.A-27023/4/2017/E.II B/7th CPC dated 10th May, 2018 and Ministry of Defence (Finance/AG/PB) vide their Dy. No. 28/AG/PB/2018 dated 24th May, 2018.
Under Secretary to the Govt of India