According to rule 10 of the CCS(LTC) Rules, 1988, a government employee who is unable to use their leave travel concession (LTC) within a specific two or four-year block may use it within the first year of the next two or four-year block. As a result, the LTC block year 2018-21 was extended until December 31, 2022. However, with the approval of the competent authority, it has been decided to further extend the LTC block year 2018-21 for an additional three months until March 31, 2023, in relaxation of rule 10 of the CCS(LTC) Rules, 1988 and through the use of the powers granted under rule 18 of the same rules.Read the attached order below to know more details
LTC block year 2018-21 (extended) for a period of three months
F.No. 31011/24/2022-Estt. A-IV
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions
Department of Personnel & Training
Establishment A-IV Desk
North Block, New Delhi.
Dated: 27th December, 2022
Subject: Extension of the LTC block year 2018-21 (extended) for a period of three months – reg.
The undersigned is directed to refer to the above mentioned subject and to state that as per rule 10 of the CCS(LTC) Rules, 1988, a Government servant who is unable to avail of the LTC within a particular block of two years or four years may avail of the same within the first year of the next block of two years or four years. Accordingly, the block year 2018-21 was deemed extended upto 31st December, 2022 by virtue of rule 10 of the CCS(LTC) Rules, 1988.
- In relaxation of Rule 10 of the CCS(LTC) Rules, 1988, exercising the powers conferred under Rule 18 – ‘Power to relax’, of the CCS(LTC) Rules, 1988, it has now been decided with the approval of competent authority to extend the LTC Block year 2018-2021 (extended) for a period of three months i.e. upto 31st March, 2023.
Under Secretary to the Government of India
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