Supreme Court Judgment – Punjab State Power Corporation Ltd. & Ors. vs Hari Kishan Verma

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION
CIVIL APPEAL NO. 4784 OF 2007
Punjab State Power Corporation Ltd. & Ors. …Appellants
Versus
Hari Kishan Verma …Respondent

The question that arose in this appeal is whether the order of compulsory retiring of respondent on attaining the age of 55 years is in accordance with the Punjab State Electricity Board Service (Premature Retirement) Regulation 1982 is sustainable or it is vulnerable. There can be no issue over the fact that previous misconduct and the punishment. So, as a result the appeal is allowed and the order passed by the High Court is set aside. All the dues shall be paid…Read More