No. 310 11/3/2005-Estt.(A)
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions
(Department of Personnel & Training)
New Delhi, the 25th May, 2005
SUBJECT: ccs (LTC) Rules, 1998 - Visit to Andaman &
instead of Home Town LTC and travel by air from Kolkata or Chennai to
Port Blair and back - relaxation thereof.
undersigned is directed to say that in relaxation of rule 8 of the
CCS(LTC) rules, 1988, the Government have now decided to allow all
eligible Central Government employees to avail LTC to visit Andaman
& Nicobar Islands instead of their home town in their home town
in their entitled mode and class of travel. It has also been decided
in relaxation of rule 12 of the said rules to permit all Group A
and B Government servants to avail this facility by air economy
(Y) class on national carrier only from Kolkata or Chennai to Port
Blair and back and allow air fare reimbursement accordingly.
2. These orders ahall be in operation for a period of six months
from the date of issue.
3. In their application to the staff serving in the Indian Audit
& Accounts Department, these orders issue after consultation
with the Comptroller & Auditor Genaral of India.
Under Secretary to the Govt. of India
ministries/Departments of the Government of India