Usage of private airlines on LTC by non-entitled Officers

It is clarified by by DOPT that restriction of travel by Air India only need not apply to non-entitled officers who travel by air and claim LTC reimbursement by entitled class of rail.

However, DOPT says the order would take effect only on the date of issue.  Past cases already settled will not be re-opened

Download Office Memorandum No: 31011/2/2006-Estt (A) dated 11.3.2010