LTC-AIR TRAVEL for Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs)

Government of India
Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises
Department of Public Enterprises

Public Enterprises Bhavan
Block No. 14, CGO Complex
Lodhi Road New Delhi
Dated 26th March, 2010

                                                 OFFICE MEMORANDUM

Subject: Expenditure Management - Economy measures and Rationalization of Expenditure.

                In consonance with economy instructions issued by Department of Expenditure vide O.M. No.7(1)E.Coord./2009 dated 7th September, 2009, this Department extended the appropriate economy measures applicable for Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs) vide O.M. No. DPE/3(4)/2008-Fin dated 8.10.2009 through which, inter alia, following instructions regarding domestic and foreign travel were covered:-

               (i) No travel on Government account by air will take place by First Class; and

               (ii) All domestic travel on Government account by air will take place only by economy class, irrespective of the entitlement.

2. The matter has been reviewed by the Department of Expenditure and it has been decided vide O.M. No. 7(1)/E.Coord/2009 dated 23.3.2010 (copy enclosed) that w.e.f. 1st April, 2010 travel on Government account by air both domestic and International may take place by the entitled class. However, the austerity measures will remain in place for travel by air (where admissible) on LTC, which would continue to be restricted to economy class irrespective of the entitlement.

3. The partial withdrawal of austerity instructions vide O.M. referred above will also be applicable to CPSEs.

4. It is requested that the above relaxation may kindly be brought to the notice of Public Sector Enterprises under the administrative control of Ministries/Departments.


Modified Assured Career Progression Scheme (MACPS) – Clarification

Indian Council of Agricultural Research
Krishi Bhawan: New Delhi-110114

Dated: April 12, 2010

F.No. 33(3)/2009-Estt.I

Directors of all ICAR Research Institues / NRCs/ PD/ Bureaux etc.
Sub: Modified Assured Career Progression Scheme (MACPS) – Clarification thereof – reg.

Sir/ Madam,
                      Reference is invited to the Council’s letter No. 33(3)/2009-Estt.I dated 2.3.2010 regarding implementation of Modified Assured Career Progression Scheme (MACPS). A large number of references have been received regarding grant of financial upgradation under the above Scheme. It is clarified that the cases of financial upgradation under MACP Scheme upto the Grade Pay of Rs.4800/- in PB-2 and Rs.5400 in PB-2, may be examined in accordance with the extent guidelines on the subject and finalized at the Institute level. However, the cases related to the granting of Grade Pay of Rs.5400/- in PB-3 and above, if any, may be referred to Council through SMD for the approval of competent authority in the enclosed proforma.

Yours faithfully,
(K.N.Choudhary) Under Secretary (Admn.)

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