Similar to the relaxation granted permitting air travel while proceeding on LTC to North East Region, Government has issued orders permitting LTC by air for travel to Jammu and Kashmir.
Features of LTC by air for travel to Jammu and Kashmir:
- All officers/employees of Government of India will be allowed to avail LTC to visit J&K against conversion of one block of their Home Town LTC.
- Officers/employees of Government of India entitled to travel by air can avail this LTC in their entitled class.
- All other employees of Government of India can travel by air in economy class from Delhi and Amritsar to any place in J&K by any airlines subject to their entitlement being limited to LTC-80 fares of Air India. Journey from their place of posting up to Delhi or Amritsar will have to be undertaken as per their entitlement.
- Restriction of air travel only by Air India on LTC to other places shall continue to remain in force.
For more details download Office Memorandum NO. 31011/2/2003-Estt. (A-IV) dated 18-06-2010