Bhopal, Mar 24 (ILNS) The Madhya Pradesh High Court today gave 60 days time to the Director General of Police, Bhopal to look into the compassionate appointment of the only daughter of a woman Constable.
While disposing of the petition filed by Aneela Khan, Justice Nandita Dubey ordered, “The petitioner is directed to file a fresh representation along with an affidavit and supporting document as well as a certified copy of the order passed today, before the DGP of Bhopal within a period of seven days. The DGP, in turn, shall decide the same within a further period of 60 days, as per law.”
According to the petitioner, she was aggrieved by the non-consideration of her representations for compassionate appointment. She said she is the only daughter of her parents. Her mother was working in the establishment of Madhya Pradesh Police as a woman constable and was posted at Sagar District. She expired on August 30, 2012 in harness.
The petitioner filed an application along with an affidavit for compassionate appointment on September 8, 2012 before the respondent/authority. Thereafter, she filed another application on December 19, 2017 before the Collector, Sagar. However till date, the application has not been decided. The petitioner then moved the High Court.
Manoj Kushwaha, a panel lawyer, submitted that the representations were filed by the petitioner way back in 2012 and 2017. She may be directed to file a fresh representation before the appropriate authority in this regard and that will be considered, as per law. ILNS/SNG/RJ