The full-service carrier, whose board is scheduled to consider the financial results for the June quarter on Monday, is exploring ways to reduce costs amid financial woes.
Specific details could not be immediately ascertained.
Information has also been sought from the airline's auditors against the backdrop of the airline deferring the announcement of June quarter results, he added.
With respect to Jet Airways, the RoC has only sought details and things are at a preliminary stage. As of now, there is no decision on whether to carry out an inspection of its books or an investigation, the official said.
Last week, sources had said that the ministry is seeking clarifications from the auditors of the airline for the delay in announcement of results.
The board of Jet Airways would consider cost reduction initiatives and turnaround plan along with June quarter results at its meeting on August 27.
The airline's board, on August 9, deferred announcement of unaudited financial results for the June quarter.
Amid reports that the ministry has opened a preliminary probe into alleged diversion of funds at Jet Airways, the airline, on August 21, said that it has not received any communication from the ministry in this regard.
Recently, Jet Airways CEO Vinay Dube said that the carrier has been working very diligently and has been implementing for some time a mission plan that looks at every element of structuring from the cost perspective, and revenue perspective among others.
"We are looking at costs related to fuel, fleet, sales and distribution. And the return to profitability will come with the execution of these measures," he had told shareholders at the annual general meeting on August 9.