Supreme Court restores seniority of West Bengal district judge placed below juniors for promotion

The top court noted that the petitioner judge was empanelled to higher judicial service in 2003 while the new rules relied upon by the High Court for promotion of judicial officers came into force in 2004.
Supreme Court
Supreme Court

In a reprieve for an Additional District Judge from Kolkata, the Supreme Court, earlier this week, restored his claim of seniority. [Uttak Kumar Shaw vs Partha Sarathi Sen & Others]

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