The Govt of Punjab has issued notification of Adhock Relief Allowance 2012 Notification vide Ltr No. FD.PC.2-2/2012 dated 18 July 2012. This adhock relief allowance will be @ 20 % of the running basic pay and will be valid wef 01-07-2012. This will be valid for the civil servants of the Punjab Govt as well as the contract employees of the Punjab Govt. This allowance will be subject to Income Tax and will be admissible to the employees on leave or LPR and will not be a part of pension or gratuity. The basic pay term also means to include the personal pay if any.