LATEST UPDATE OF ACP CASE
Petition No. 141 of 2012
filed by the Government before Patna High Court to quash original order dated
07.09.2009 of the Patna CAT and to review its own earlier decision
dated 25.08.2010 in CWJC 6451/2010 in the ACP case came for
hearing on 23.10.2013. Hon'ble High Court opined that the Review
Petition having no merit needs to be dismissed. On this, the
Government's counsel prayed for withdrawal of its Review Petition
which was allowed by the court. Now, as a result, there is no
court case, challenging the judgment dated 07.09.2009 of CAT,
Patna, is pending before any court of law. Government have to grant the
benefit of ACP Scheme to eligible EA, SEA, AE, ADE and DDE of AIR
The main petitioners at Patna
have also filed fresh OA in Patna CAT (as was advised by CAT
itself in case they are aggrieved of action of Govt.) seeking a
direction to the Govt. to count 12/24 years of service for grant
of ACP benefits, from the date of direct entry in the
service as per the scheme of the ACP. The case is still to
come on hearing.
Govt. has recently refixed
pay in case of Shri B.K.Roy,SEA correctly by counting 12 years of
service from the date of initial appointment in service. View
Pay Fixation order dated 20.08.2013
Ministry of I&B has
presently been considering grant of benefits of the ACP scheme on
the orders of CAT, Delhi Bench to 17 petitioners in OA No.
757/2013 titled Umesh Chandra & Others vs UOI and OA No.
879/2013 titled S.K.Mishra & Others vs UOI.
RETROSPECTION INTO THE REVISION OF PAY SCALES OF TECHNICIANS & SR.
TECHNICIANS OF AIR & DD
AGM of UADEE held at Chennai
Sept, 2013: The Teachers' Day