7th CPC Notification: Transport allowance and travelling allowance
Transport Allowance (TPTA): 7th CPC Recommended to retain the transport Allowance (TPTA), Govt has accepted the 7th CPC Recommendation. The existing rates and rates recommended by 7th CPC for Transport Allowance.
Travelling Allowance: 8.15.55 This allowance is in the nature of travel entitlements for different ranks of government employees. No demands have been received regarding this allowance.
Analysis and Recommendations: 8.15.56 The Commission opines that the present provisions are adequate. Hence, status quo is recommended with the present system of differentiation based on Grade Pay duly substituted by the Levels of the Pay Matrix:
Travelling allowance should be retained and Rationalized recommended by 7th CPC, and also recommended that the Indian Railways to reconsider its position regarding air travel to its employees. Government has accepted Travelling Allowance with Modification that Level 6 to 8 of Pay Matrix to be entitled for Air travel. Level 5 A of Defence Forces to be clubbed with Level 6 for travelling entitlements. Existing system to continue in Ministry of Railways.
Govt Approved 7th CPC Travelling Allowance and Transport Allowance: