restricted to one occasion only,” said the DoPT office memorandum (OM). It refers to a September 2008 DoPT OM allowing encashment of earned leaves along with LTC, and also stating that a government servant can avail of the encashment within the same block. LTC means Leave Travel Concession.
“It is clarified that the Government servants governed by the CCS (Leave) Rules, 1972 and entitled to avail LTC may encash earned leave upto 10 days at the time of availing both types of LTCs, i.e. `Hometown' and 'anywhere in India'”, said the February 9, 2015 OM said.