Booking of Air/Train tickets on Tour/LTC for D.A.D officials through D.T.S. (Defence Travel System) Platform: CDA, Patna Circular dated 16.11.2023
Controller of Defence Accounts, Patna
Rajendra Path, Patna- 19
No. AN/Pay-T/TA/DA/LTC/35 1
All sections Main Office
All Sub Office under CDA Patna
Sub: Booking of Air/Train tickets on Tour/LTC for D.A.D officials through D.T.S. (Defence Travel System) Platform.
Please refer to main office circular no. AN/Pay/T/351/TA/DA/LTC dated: 13.06.2022 and circular of even number dated: 25.08.2023 (copy enclosed), wherein this office has advised DAD Officials to book their Air tickets/Train tickets on Tour/LTC purpose through D.T.S. (Defence Travel System, E- ticketing project) platform.
2. Off late, it is observed that booking of Air ticket/Train tickets on Tour/LTC purpose by DAD officials through D.T.S. is very low in percentage with respect of overall claim passed in Tour/LTC, which has been viewed very seriously by competent authority. Further competent authority has also directed all DAD officials to book their ticket on above purpose through D.T.S. platform.
3. In this regard all officers-in-charge are requested once again to provide the data in respect of officers/staff of their office. who have not yet enrolled on D.T-S. till date as per prescribed format (copy enclosed).
4. Further, all the officers and staff are advised to utilize Defence Travel System (D.T.S) of the department for booking of their ticket for their authorized and approved tours.
This issues with the approval of CDA.
B. B. Rout, IDAS