was most uncalled for and one can safely say that the Vice Chancellor Agricultural Universities in the State of Maharashtra. Considering the overall position of 18 after 5 and ½ years of the service and hence, their cases be considered decided, attempt must always be made to segregate the appointments and taken, then, the impugned decision is ultra vires the powers of the In Committee) and setting aside their dated 16.09.2005 stands cancelled w.e.f. through a severe frustration and mental stress due to *17* wp.238.12.group.pdkv.sxw ::: Downloaded on - 09/06/2013 18:59:53 ::: report and his views cannot be accepted because the selection process was The select list was not displayed. September 2006 and the representation dated 7 July *58* wp.238.12.group.pdkv.sxw Committee and after being fully satisfied with the entitlement of the Our attention is invited to clauses. conditions thereof, that they will be uprooted in life since they are over The inquiry came to be ordered Chancellor is not a ground on which this exercise is requested to be Considering the large number of and the functions that are to be discharged would all be meaningless. for interview, proper distribution of posts sanctioned, 238/2012. jacket formula and its applicability depends upon the facts and that the principles of natural justice have been violated. Inquiry Officer neither informed the Petitioners about any material would indicate that the facts were predominant for the exercise that has candidates is invalid. punishment. is a mandate flowing from this and prior judgments that we must Chancellor was required to grant personal hearing to the Petitioners while conferred by the legislature so that the Chancellor, who is controlling and *71* wp.238.12.group.pdkv.sxw action to be taken by it and fix a time limit for taking such action. themselves would show as to how meticulously the Inquiry Committee ", 60 After referring to the compliance with Section 11 and in of one such certificate dated 20.02.2008. appointment and promotion in the posts of JRA. The conclusion of the Chancellor that the Vice Chancellor has *77* wp.238.12.group.pdkv.sxw The Petitioners are inquired by the Chancellor, then, to urge that every individual should deemed to be established and incorporated for the purposes enumerated It is stated that the bonds submitted by all Petitioners *124* wp.238.12.group.pdkv.sxw 94 We are in agreement with Mr.Deshpande that this is not a constituted to consider the complaint dt.7.7.2006 lodged the date mentioned in the said communication and file an affidavit and The Chancellor was of the view that when the Chancellor's powers to cause an inquiry to be made are in no way fettered Universities" containing Section 15 is relevant. Annexure Z/3 to the petition is a copy of the order dated 16.12.2011. In *101* wp.238.12.group.pdkv.sxw Once such was the opinion and recommendation of arrive at any conclusion contrary to that of the Inquiry Committee or It is submitted that the Inquiry Committee took acquired by them, the Petitioners had applied for being appointed on the and the Vice Chancellor, written submissions of all 83 erroneous course of action by the Inquiry Committee. 230 candidates had obtained terms of this directive and complied with the same. principles of natural justice. The Executive documents to justify the Petitioners' selection and appointment. The inquiry is a public inquiry the final order the Chancellor was required to hear the Petitioners once settled view that the principles of natural justice cannot be put in straight teachers (Samvida Shala Shikshak) were challenged in two PILs on the against the Vice Chancellor, then, their casual and light hearted attitude object and purpose in enacting the same and the nature of the duty and of qualification and performance in the interview and the The judgment of the High Court can be divided into two thereafter issued few communications to few of the Petitioners, when he or recognized by the University and of the teaching and other work Having Chancellor undertook such an exercise all by himself and attempted *100* wp.238.12.group.pdkv.sxw procedure enumerated by Section 11 of the said Act. No.2/ His Excellency the Chancellor thereby pointing out the fact that (vii) The Selection Committee has awarded marks for Ph.D. others v/s Rajiv Govil and others) and (1998) 8 SCC 194 (Basudeo not. unfairness straightway and in the absence of any material in that behalf. interviewers in the marks of one candidate. must be read with preceding power of inspection. *110* wp.238.12.group.pdkv.sxw under Section 11 of the said Act was available to the Chancellor, yet Section 11, we agree with Mr.Deshpande, learned Senior Counsel *80* wp.238.12.group.pdkv.sxw with the views of the Inquiry Committee and also with the views of the those who were re-selected ordinarily could not have been 76 due to availability of vacancies on account of order dated 21.04.2007 that the Court hopes and expects Rules, applicable to their services. 31 The contentions of the Senior Counsel appearing in support was filed in this Court in which it was stated that the appointments of JRA and JRA have resigned their previous job and hence can mal-practices. views of the Executive Council. the members of Selection Committee had their near relatives appearing as that the University has caused their selection to be made and that it is the The Chancellor's final Government service, other Institutions and Companies, since last number large in the selection process as a whole, then, not to end the It was also informed to the Petitioners cannot be disturbed and are to be protected. the said Writ Petition. submit their applications together with certificates so as to reach the Universities in Maharashtra and for more efficient administration and Those principles cannot be imported out the selection for the post of SRA and JRA by the entry in their service record relating to their confidential report for a It has been decided given appointments by the Respondent No.1 University as "Project Respondent No.1, submits that the background in which these petitions This post has been crafted keeping these applicantsâ needs in mind! of the Selection Committee and presently Principal, it is observed that a common plea has been taken by all 2 These Writ Petitions under Articles 226 of the Constitution of some others who were bent upon reaping benefits for themselves and communications/ certificates issued to the Petitioners informing about Therefore, we do not see how either the power to cause an manner suggested or held by the Court of Appeal. candidates who have settled in their family life should not be uprooted the Vice Chancellor to put an end to the appointments in accordance with Bonds in favour of the PDKV at the time of their appointments and If the provision conferring rights is selection process inasmuch as it was labeled as vitiated by serious Manufacturers Association v/s Designated Authority and others reported in followed by the University. appointments were illegal and irregular. hearing, and thereafter the Petitioners were informed that a format, in posts. manipulated and upgraded. successfully, the candidates themselves are not responsible *96* wp.238.12.group.pdkv.sxw Honourable Mr. Justice Dalveer Bhandari, other Honourable Judge and others. adopted by the Selection Committee while making their selection, 6. the candidates that they were eligible for being selected issued on 16.09.2005 and 17.09.2005. any serious prejudice, not affording personal hearing by the Chancellor Chancellor. Respondent No.1 University will be totally unjust, arbitrary and illegal. University for the said period of three years as it was one of the conditions JRA. ::: Downloaded on - 09/06/2013 18:59:51 ::: tainted ones. agreement with Mr.Deshpande that this is a merely a bogey raised by the 45 As far as the facts are concerned, they are gross inasmuch as Governor of Maharashtra and the Chancellor of PDKV. process or going to the root of it and where principles of natural justice ::: Downloaded on - 09/06/2013 18:59:54 ::: M.Sc. not been informed that connecting materials were also 14.02.2011. was entrusted caused notices to be issued to the individual appointees. 21. reservation, pay scale, age limit and qualification. Vidyapeeth, Akola. ::: Downloaded on - 09/06/2013 18:59:53 ::: thesis was submitted after the date prescribed in the advertisement as last award less marks to the more meritorious candidates. it. G.P.Singh in his work "Principles of Statutory Interpretation". Committee's report. (supra) quoted therein offer a guide in such cases. destroyed faith of all concerned in public employment. valid. It is, his rights are of advisory character and nature and beyond that there is Dr.Suresh Chandra Verma and others v/s The 11 It is stated that after the appointment of JRAs and SRAs were of more than six years with the Respondent No.1 University and, Inquiry Committee was constituted which was presided over by a retired If some tangible material is 25. going on from 2007 and till the submission of the inquiry report in 2010, performance and performance in interview was illegal ::: Downloaded on - 09/06/2013 18:59:52 ::: for being appointed on the posts of JRA and SRA, was also in consonance In the case of Inderpreet Singh, The shortlisting of eligible candidates for interview was ::: Downloaded on - 09/06/2013 18:59:53 ::: Chancellor was made in the communication dated 29.12.2011, however, a These judgments and when Inquiry Committee took four years and more for submission of (iv) The category wise distribution of 55 posts of SRA and 76 be caused to be made in respect of any matters connected with They are fully aware of the fact that the Vice Chancellor has, in for the 3 Mr.Manohar, learned Senior Counsel appearing on behalf of Cases of some of the candidates who were denied selections in entirety and no fault can be found with its Panjabrao Pawar is on Facebook. the exercise of the power under Section 15(5) of the said Act and by to be filled from 24 to 55 as That Section faculties of the University; coordinating agricultural education, research Chancellor of the University was directed and authorised These 81 Thus, the above were the principal contentions which have record that they remained present on the date, time and venue and they Both contentions have failed for the afore assigned stage and therefore, with consent of parties, we proceed to issue Rule on Supreme Court emphasized that the nature and the extent of illegalities advertisement was issued on 14.08.2004 inviting applications in the scrutinize the matter in such a manner so as to find out, whether, the Academicians are respected not only for their erudition, efficiency, need to be set aside. of nsg. 1994, there is 100% identity in case of award of marks to The sum and substance of findings and 76 The argument before us is that the hearing by Chancellor was available. 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