FOOD CORPORATION OF INDIA
16-20, BARAKHAMBA LANE, NEW DELHI
Dated: 27th July, 2012
Subject: LTC by air to visit Jammu & Kashmir and North Eastern States – Clarification regarding.
Reference is invited to Circular No.EP-10-2008-15 dated 28.05.2008 circulating the DOP&T’s O.M. F.No. 31011/4/2007-Estt.(A) dated 02.05.2008 regarding “CCS (LTC) Rules, 1988 – Relaxation for travel by air to visit NER and Circular No.EP-10-2010-16 dated 12.07.2010 circulating the DOP&T’s O.M. No. 31011/2/2003-Estt(A-IV) dated 18.06.2010 regarding “CCS (LTC) Rules, 1988 – Relaxation for travel by air to visit J&K.
2. Doubts have been raised as to “whether the employees of the Corporation whose Headquarters and Hometown is same, can avail the benefit of Leave Travel Concession to NER and j&k as per the scheme as contained in the Department of Personnel and Training, Office Memorandum mentioned above’.
3. The matter has been examined and it is clarified that both NER and J&K scheme of LTC allow relaxation for air travel on ALL India LTC to all categories of employees to the extent specified in the DOP&T’s O.M. 31011/4/2007 –Estt.(A) dated 02.05.2008 and DOP&T’s O.M. 31011/2/2003-Estt(A-IV) dated 18.06.2010 even if the Hometown and Headquarters are same.
(Sandeep Kumar Sharma)
Deputy General Manger(EP)