LTC Travel by Air India in Economy Class
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES AND PENSIONS
(DEPARTMENT OF PERSONNEL AND TRAINING)
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 6312
(TO BE ANSWERED ON 12.04.2017)
LTC TRAVEL BY AIR INDIA
6312. SHRI SHARAD TRIPATHI:
Will the PRIME MINISTER be pleased to state:
(a) whether the Government proposes to withdraw the circular of DoPT for mandatory use of Air India for LTC Travels which is unfavorable to the non-government airlines of the country;
(b) if so, the details thereof; and
(c) if not, the reasons therefor;
Minister of State in the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions and Minister of State in the Prime Minister’s Office. (DR. JITENDRA SINGH)
(a): No, Madam
(b): Does not arise.
(c): As per instant instructions, the Leave Travel Concession (LTC) is applicable for travel by Air India and in Economy class only. However, relaxation has been given to travel by private airlines to visit Jammu & Kashmir with certain conditions.