Supreme Court refuses to interfere in army posting, Supreme Court refuses to interfere in army postingOn November 17, 2020 by admin
Judge D.Y. A bench of Chandrachud, Indu Malhotra and Indira Banerjee said that whether it is Ladakh, Northeast or Andaman and Nicobar Islands, one has to go there.
Supreme Court refuses to interfere in army posting (Photo Credit: News Nation)
The Supreme Court said on Monday that the posting of the army is such, on which it does not want to interfere. The top court said that one has to serve even in difficult places like Ladakh. The apex court made this remark while hearing an appeal filed by a colonel challenging the order of the Delhi High Court, in which he and his wife, who is a colonel in the army, are expected to take their new positions within 15 days. Had given instructions.
Also read: Nitish government in action as soon as it is sworn in, cabinet will have its first meeting today
Judge D.Y. A bench of Chandrachud, Indu Malhotra and Indira Banerjee said that whether it is Ladakh, Northeast or Andaman and Nicobar Islands, one has to go there. The bench said, “You may have a complaint, but posting in the army is something on which we would not like to interfere.” The bench refused to pass any order for joint posting of the couple in the army.
Also read: RJD leader besieges CM Nitish at Chief Minister’s swearing-in ceremony in Bihar
The petitioner has challenged his posting from Jodhpur in Rajasthan to Andaman and Nicobar Islands. His wife is working in Bathinda, Punjab. The petitioner is an officer of the Department of Judge Advocate General (JAG), who has challenged the posting order of May 15 in the High Court alleging that it has been decided to relocate him and his wife to distant places. The officer filed an appeal against JAG and others and demanded the posting of the two together.
Also read: Bihar: First session of new assembly may start from 23 November: sources
The petitioner’s counsel argued before the apex court that the distance between Bhatinda to Andaman and Nicobar Islands is more than 3,500 km and that the authorities have a four and a half year old child. The lawyer said that his client may have to apply for voluntary retirement due to this transfer.
The bench said that the apex court should not interfere in posting matters. The top court said that these are very difficult cases and it is difficult for the top court to consider. On 15 September, the High Court asked the Army to decide on the couple’s request for joint posting within four weeks.
First Published : 17 Nov 2020, 06:59:37 AM
- Pakistan serials expose with false evidence!
- Telecom companies will get relief in AGR payment
- ethiopian civil war: What Is Tigray War, Know All About Ethiopian Civil War With Itself
- Public representatives should follow high standards of discipline and decency Om Birla
- Congress is the true friendly party of farmers: Navjot Singh Sidhu..Navjot Singh Siddu accuses Sukhbir Singh Badal