Compulsory CLAT clearance for NTPC Law Officer thwarts career prospects of non-NLU grads; prima facie discriminatory: Kerala High Court

"Even if CLAT conducted by the Consortium of National Law Universities is capable of selecting the brightest students, that is no justification for thwarting the career prospects of law graduates," the Court said.
Kerala high court and Justice VG Arun
Kerala high court and Justice VG Arun

The compulsory condition for applicants to clear the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) to be eligible for the post of Assistant Law Officer at the National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC) is prima facie discriminatory, the Kerala High Court observed on Wednesday [Aishwarya Mohan v Union of India & Ors]

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