Port Blair, Feb. 26: The Member of Parliament, Shri Bishnu Pada Ray has taken up the issue of grant of current rate HRA, Arrear Ad-hoc bonus, Leave Credit of EL/HPL, Extension benefit of ACP under MACP to the 325 Home Guards of the Administration, whose services were regularised against the newly created Group D Posts, with the Minister of Home Affairs.

Replying to the MP, Shri Mullapally Ramachandran, Minister of State for Home Affairs has informed that the matter has been examined in the Home Ministry level and has been referred to Ministry of Finance, Department of Expenditure for their advice.