JAMMU, Sep 27: Secretary PSC issued circular Vide No. 01- PSC of 2016 d a t e d : 15. 01. 2016, as It has been noticed that most of the Administrative Departments do not adhere to the SRO 166, issued vide notification dated 14th June 2005 in letter and spirit where under specific guidelines have been laid down with regard to the reference of vacancies in promotion quota.
But it has been noticed as an eye wash by CTN as the case of one incumbent of RDD for release of grade of Xen w.e.f. 2/1996 is delayed unnecessarily by PSC despite Court orders & personal appearance of Secretary, PSC in order dated 03.07.2015 in Contempt petition No. 158/2015. There after Court ordered again on 31.05.2016 to file fresh compliancereport & the contempt was listed on 10.06.2016, 12.07.2013& 26.07.2016 etc. more than seventeen times but PSC did not bothered till date for clearance but only files statement of facts speaks of supremacy of PSC over High Court.
It is pertinent to mention here that by not implementing previous court orders, PSC again file statement of facts as“PSC has forwarded the minutes on 04.07.2016 for signature of members of DPC, the recommendations of the commission will be conveyed to the department “AS & WHEN THE MINUTES OF DPC WILL BE RECEIVED”. It means since more than last two & half months members are not available in their offices speaks how PSC is concerned about Hon’ble Court orders.
However Hon’ble court in order dated 19.09.2016 directed the Secretary’s of RDD/PSC to comply the order dated March,2015 within four weeks or appear in person.
It is also reported that other colleagues of applicant were illegally promoted in 2005/08 up to Superintending Engineer/Xen despite LPA 185/01 & 453/01 pending against them also in Hon’ble Court, Jammu till 9/2013 but only applicants grade was withhold with the condition that a LPA is pending against him is a matter of great concern.