Ministry of Defence
Subject: Extension of LTC facilities to Defence industrial Employees.
CGDA may please refer to their UO No.AT/IV/LTC/III dated 26 March. 2014 regarding
non-payment of LTC claims of MES employees.
2. The matter has been examined in consultation with DOP&T, As per DoPT OM dated 26.03,2008. Tours conducted by IRCTC will qualify for the purpose of availing LTC subject to certain conditions.
However, nowhere in the aforesaid OM it has been mentioned that in such cases travel charges will be fully reimbursable. As per CCS(LT( reimbursement under Leave Travel Concession Scheme is allowed on me oasis of point to point journey through the shortest direct route between two places (HQ to the declared place of visit). Hence, reimbursement in such cases will be in accordance with GOl Decision (1) and GID(2) under Rule 13 of CCS (LTC) Rules 1988, whichever is applicable.
CGDA(AT-III), Ulan Bator Road, Palam, Delhi Cantt.
MOD ID NO.11(1)/2013/D(Civ-II) dated 14.7.2014