Amendment in LTC Scheme(Dopt) – Loksabha Q & A
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 3491
(TO BE ANSWERED ON 02.01.2019)
AMENDMENT IN LTC SCHEME
3491. SHRI P. NAGARAJAN:
Will the PRIME MINISTER be pleased to state:
(a) whether the Union Government has any proposal to amend/revise the existing rules and regulations to visit tourist destinations under LTC scheme for the Central Government employees;
(b) if so, the details thereof ;
(c) whether the Union Government has also any proposal to grant at least 15% of the total LTC fare amount to partly defray the expenses spent for accommodation and local transport arrangements while availing ‘All India Tour’ to the eligible Central Government employees;
(d) if so, the details thereof ; and
(e) 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) Not applicable in view of (a) above.
(c) to (e): No Madam. There is no such proposal at present.