Gujarat High Court slams GPSC for insisting that woman travel 300 km for job interview two days after delivery

Justice Nikhil Kariel noted that the woman was a successful candidate and had delivered a child on December 31, 2023. Yet, GPSC had asked her to travel 300 km for an interview on January 2, 2024, the Court found.
Gujarat High Court
Gujarat High Court

The Gujarat High Court last week pulled up the Gujarat Public Service Commission (GPSC) for its "absolute gender insensitivity" towards a woman who was asked to travel 300 kilometers for a job interview without considering the fact that she had just delivered a child [Radhika Shankarbhai Pawar vs GPSC].

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