Consider plea of retd assistant professor of Rewa varsity within 3 months: HC to HED

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 14 Jun 2018 11:04:26


 

Legal Correspondent

IN THE matter related to seeking retirement dues, single bench of Madhya Pradesh High Court comprising Justice Vandana Kasrekar has disposed of petition filed by Dr Jawahar Lal Parihar, retired Assistant Professor (Hindi), Janta Mahavidyalaya, Rewa, with a direction to respondent Commissioner of Higher Education Department (HED), Madhya Pradesh Government, Bhopal, to consider and decide the representation submitted by the petitioner within a period of three months from the date of receipt of certified copy of the order passed by a speaking order. It is made clear that this court has not expressed any opinion on merits of the case.


With aforesaid observation, petition stands disposed of with no order as to costs. Petitioner has filed present petition praying for a direction to respondents to pay all retirement dues. Counsel for the petitioner submitted that the petitioner has retired from service on March 31, 2013, on attaining age of superannuation. However, after retirement, the retirement dues have not been paid to the petitioner, therefore, he filed a representation before respondent Commissioner, Higher Education Department, Bhopal, which is still pending for consideration. He, therefore, prays that an appropriate direction may be issued to respondent Commissioner, Higher Education Department, Bhopal, to consider and decide representation submitted by the petitioner within stipulated period of time. Government Advocate submitted that suitable action shall be taken in the matter. In view of submissions made by counsel for parties, petition filed by the petitioner is disposed of with aforementioned directions issued by single bench of MPHC.