LTC by Air to NER, J&K and Andaman and Nicobar – Latest Clarification – Central Civil Services (Leave Travel Concession) Rules, 1988 — Relaxation to travel by air to visit NER, J&K
Air Travel on LTC and Transfer – Instructions issued by CGDA for Air Travel on Temporary Duty, Permanent Transfer, LTC All India and LTC Home Town
LTC by Air to North East Region, Jammu and Kashmir and Andaman Nicobar extended for a further period of two years
Government employees have been allowed to convert their Home Town LTC to visit Jammu & Kashmir, North-East Region and Andaman & Nicobar Islands
DoPT draft OM on Irregularities and Misuse in Availing Leave Travel Concession Guidelines to be followed – Circulated for offering comments.
In order to promote tourism in North East Region, Jammu and Kashmir and Andaman and Nicobar, Central Government Employees who are not entitled to travel by air and availing LTC to travel to these regions have been allowed to travel by Air India Flights. Now, relaxation has been given to travel by private airlines in respect of J&K
Increase in number of days before which LTC advance can be obtained is on account of increase advance reservation prior to 120 days from the date of journey as against 60 days by Railways
If the Government has to compulsorily pay catering charges along with the cost of the Train Ticket, then the Train Fare in full is reimbursable under LTC
This clarification relating to LTC has been issued relating to the doubt raised whether full Rail fare charged for Children from 5 to 12 age group for allotment of berth, will be reimbursed
The Government Employee will be reimbursed the fare incurred for completion of journey to the declared place of visit by own arrangement. This will be restricted to the fare admissible for journey by otherwise entitled mode of public transport
LTC – DoPT guidelines for Central Civil Services (Leave Travel Concession) Rules, 1988 – Fulfillment of procedural requirements.
As per the instructions issued by Ministry of Finance, Facilitation fee is not be charged by authorised agents for booking Air Tickets which are reimbursed by Government
Detailed guidelines for Central Government Employees for availing Leave Travel Concession. Govt also fixes time limit for processing LTC application and LTC claims by Administration in order to avoid delay
Leave Travel Concession Guidelines and new Self-Certification introduced which has to be submitted by employees to Leave Sanctioning authority – DOPT also introduces time limit for processing of LTC application and Claims
Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan instructed to purchase Air Tickets directly from offices of the Air India Booking counters or website of Airlines or by utilizing the services of Authorized Travel Agencies namely M/s Balmer Lawrie & Company, M/s Ashok Travels & Tours and IRCTC