Booking of Air tickets by Central Government employees for LTC purpose by three Government owned firms viz. Balmer Lawrie, Ashoka Travels and IRCTC

Booking of Air tickets by Central Government employees for LTC purpose by three Government owned firms viz. Balmer Lawrie, Ashoka Travels and IRCTC

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES AND PENSIONS
(DEPARTMENT OF PERSONNEL & TRAINING)

LOK SABHA 

UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 3358
(TO BE ANSWERED ON 23.03.2022)

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3358. SHRI JANARDAN SINGH SIGRIWAL

Will the PRIME MINISTER be pleased to state:

(a) whether the Government has issued any guidelines to restrict booking of Air tickets by Central Government employees for LTC purpose by three Government owned firms viz. Balmer Lawrie, Ashoka Travels and IRCTC only;

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(b) if so, the details thereof and the reasons therefor;

(c) whether the Government has not authorized the official website of airlines companies to purchase air tickets for LTC purpose and if so, the details thereof and the reasons therefor;

(d) whether keeping in view of ease of access and strengthening digital India campaign, the Government proposes to authorize website of airline companies for purchase of air tickets for travel by Government employee on LTC; and

(e) if so, the details thereof and the time by which the notification is likely to be issued in this regard?

ANSWER
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) to (e): In order to ensure the booking of tickets for Government employees at ‘Best Available Fare’ on Government account, the three travel agencies viz. M/s Balmer Lawrie & Company Limited (BLCL), M/s Ashok Travels & Tours (ATT) and Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation Ltd.(IRCTC) have been authorized vide O.M. No.19024/03/2021-E.IV dated 31.12.2021 and dated 16.02.2022, issued by the Ministry of Finance, Department of Expenditure.


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