Kumar Vs. State of Andhra Pradesh & Ors  INSC 313 (23 February 1996)
K.Ramaswamy, K.G.B. Pattanaik (J)
1996 SCC (3) 320 JT 1996 (3) 225 1996 SCALE (2)575
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L.N. Rao, learned counsel appearing for the petitioner contends that under
G.o.Ms.No.1136, dated September 13, 1986 rule 4 of the A.P.Excise Service Rules
was amended giving weightage of 5% of the marks for selection to an NCC
candidate and that the petitioner had appeared for the post of Assistant Excise
Superintendent, Group I Service, by direct recruitment. He should have been
given weightage of 5% marks and the Tribunal was unjustified in dismissing his
petition. We find force in his contention.
candidate appeared for the selection even for direct recruitment would be
eligible to be considered for the weightage provided to candidate having NCC
since the selection has already been over and candidates were selected and
appointed, we cannot give the benefit to the petitioner.
Special Leave Petition is accordingly dismissed.