Now Non-entitled Employees Can Claim LTC On Air Travel



All non-entitled central government employees have been allowed to travel by air while availing Leave Travel Concession (LTC) with a condition that reimbursement in such cases shall be restricted to the fare of their entitled class of train or actual expense.

The Ministry of Personnel had recently eased norms for processing claims of LTC – which allows grant of leave and ticket reimbursement to eligible central government employees to travel to their home towns and other places. Now, they will be allowed to travel by air and by any airline.

The DoPT has decided to put a limit of one month for verification of LTC claim after the LTC bill is submitted by government employee for settlement and final payment.

Extra info:
-A government servant may also apply for advance for himself or his family members –65 days before the proposed date of the outward journey 
–There are about 50 lakh central government employees. 
  –Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions(DoPT)
      – Cabinet minister –  Narendra Modi
      – Minister of state – Jitendra Singh

So lets do:
Who is the Cabinet minister of Minister of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions(Dopt)?
What you understan by Leave Travel Concession (LTC)?



Source – The Hindu

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